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Verizon Business and Mastercard partner to bring 5G to the global payments industry

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The FINANCIAL — Verizon Business and Mastercard today announced a strategic partnership expected to drive transformational solutions for the global payments and commerce ecosystem. From contactless shopping and autonomous checkout technology to Cloud Point of Sale (POS) solutions, Mastercard and Verizon Business will collaborate to deliver scalable innovations that drive the industry forward and create new experiences for consumers and businesses alike.…

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Verizon Business and Mastercard partner to bring 5G to the global payments industry

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The FINANCIAL — Verizon Business and Mastercard today announced a strategic partnership expected to drive transformational solutions for the global payments and commerce ecosystem. From contactless shopping and autonomous checkout technology to Cloud Point of Sale (POS) solutions, Mastercard and Verizon Business will collaborate to deliver scalable innovations that drive the industry forward and create…

Microsoft and Verizon collaborate to provide private 5G mobile edge computing

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The FINANCIAL — Verizon is joining forces with Microsoft Corp. to create new ways for enterprises to accelerate the delivery of fast and secure 5G applications, benefiting from reliable and low-latency connections. Verizon’s on-site 5G Edge network integrated with Azure edge services can enable ultra-low latency, many times faster than the blink of an eye,…

FCC fines 4 big mobile carriers for selling users’ location data

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The FINANCIAL — The Federal Communications Commission proposed fines against the nation’s four largest wireless carriers for apparently selling access to their customers’ location information. Multiple investigations, including by major media outlets, have found that wireless companies once sold real-time geolocation information to middlemen known as “location aggregators.” The Federal Communications Commission on Friday proposed $200…