A new app wants to help you beat the credit card companies

Our increasingly automated world should make driving safer. It could also make things safer for your checkbook. And just like with cars, it takes a healthy amount of trust to let the machines take over.  SEE ALSO: 7 can’t-miss apps: MuseCam, Summit, Yammo and more “[It’s] kind of like a self driving car for your […] Read more »

Hackers turn Square hardware into device to steal old credit card information

Just because the Square Reader is new doesn’t mean it isn’t susceptible to the same scams as old school ATMs and credit card readers. Three recent Boston University graduates are preparing to publicly present research that demonstrates how to hack Square’s mobile payments hardware. The research is set to be shown off at the The […] Read more »