Episode 131 This week Brian Roemmele and Mike Townsend discuss Apple’s new acquisition of Workflow and what it means for consumers, developers and what to expect next from Apple. During this rapid fire episode Brian and Mike dive into a bit of history about scripting and intent domains. We discuss the perception of AI in … Continue reading Episode 131: What Is Workflow And Why Did Apple Just Buy Them?
Episode 130 In this edition of Around the Coin, Faisal Khan interviews Olivia Chow, the Project Lead of Finder.com's Money Transfer Award. Olivia discusses how for the first time in the remittance industry, Finder.com is presenting awards to money transfer companies. These awards are based on weeks of detailed research that Olivia and her team … Continue reading Episode 130 – Interview with Olivia Chow, Project Lead for Finder.com’s Money Transfer Awards 2017.
Episode 129 In this edition of Around the Coin, we interview Luke Salinas, SVP Strategy for Adyen. Adyen is one of those companies, unless you're working with them not very many people know about them. This Dutch based payment processor started more than a decade ago and has become huge! Processing for the likes of … Continue reading Episode 129 Interview With Luke Salinas SVP Strategy At Adyen
Episode 128 This week I got to sit down with the Founder & CEO of TerraPay, Mr. Ambar Sur. Ambar started his career in the RF design of cell sites and has now gravitated towards payment. His idea of an interoperable payments world is slowly taking shape. We ask him what TerraPay is all about, … Continue reading Episode 128 Interview With Ambar Sur CEO Of Terrapay
Episode 127 This week, Brian, Faisal, and Mike are back on the air again. We discuss Brian's Multiplex application, Faisal's traveling and Mike changing the direction of his company. In addition, we talk about Amazon Alexa hitting 10,000 skills, yet it is difficult to make an income from it. PayPal buys TIO Network and what … Continue reading Episode 127: Alexa Blows Up, PayPal Buys TIO Networks $233M and MoneyGram is China-owned.
Episode 126 In this week’s episode of Around The Coin, Mike Townsend and Brian Roemmele kick off the Great Thinker Series, where we focus on someone throughout history that has made a big impact on our way of life. We chose Carl Jung this week for his work his brilliant and transformational work in analytical … Continue reading Episode 126: Great Thinker Series: Carl Jung
Episode 125 In this week's episode of Around The Coin, Faisal Khan interviews the Oracle of Payments & Identity, David Birch. Dave is truly multi-talented, he is the author of "Identity is the New Money", which was his book that came out in 2014. He's a public speaker, world traveler, and needless to say a consultant … Continue reading Episode 125: Interview with the Oracle of Payments & Identity: David Birch
Episode 124 In this episode, Faisal Khan interviews Luis Buenaventura, author of "Reinventing Remittances with Bitcoin". Luis is one of the early pioneers in the Bitcoin Remittance space. The concise book shares his accumulated knowledge of what he has learned about Remittances+Bitcoin. About The Book When Bitcoin was created in 2009, its most obvious use was … Continue reading Episode 124: Interview with Luis Buenaventura, author of “Reinventing Remittances with Bitcoin”