NatWest will refuse to serve business customers who accept cryptocurrencies | Cryptocurrencies

NatWest will refuse to serve business customers who accept payment in cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin, which the UK lender has categorised as “high risk”. Morten Friis, a NatWest board member and head of its risk committee, said the bank was taking a “cautious approach” to cryptocurrencies, and would closely monitor Continue Reading

Engaging Customers Through Social Media: 7 Powerful Tactics

Let’s state the obvious first: replying to potential customers on social media will help build relationships that directly boost engagement. This effect compounds the more consistently you interact and engage with your community. Replying to your audience isn’t difficult, especially if you have a scalable solution that you use to Continue Reading

Mastercard Partners with MTN to Enable MoMo Customers to Transact Globally – Tempemail

Mastercard has joined forces with MTN to enable millions of MTN MoMo customers in 16 African countries to shop and pay online with global merchants. Through a Mastercard virtual payment solution linked to MTN MoMo (Mobile Money) wallets, consumers can now unlock a host of opportunities and shop from their Continue Reading

‘I wanted the best’: Chef defends £50 luxury sandwiches delivered to customers in a Mercedes- Tempemail

When gourmet chef Andrea Zagatti published his new sandwich menu on social media last week, he wasn’t expecting his offerings to go viral. But this is no Subway or Tesco meal deal. Zagatti (AKA Mr Z) sells luxury gourmet sandwiches, ordered via Instagram DM and delivered in a Mercedes S Continue Reading

Amazon wins 49% of new TV streaming customers in run-up to Christmas | Technology

Amazon proved more popular than Netflix in the run-up to Christmas as live Premier League and international rugby helped it attract half of all new UK subscribers to streaming services in the final quarter last year. There were almost 1.3m new subscriptions to services such as Netflix, Disney+ and Amazon Continue Reading

WhatsApp users are really Facebook customers now – it’s getting harder to forget that | WhatsApp- Tempemail

If you use WhatsApp – as around 30 million British people do – then you’ve probably already seen that the chat app is planning some changes. Every user will, by 8 February, have been presented with a screen that warns them that the app is “updating its terms and privacy Continue Reading

Police Arrest 21 WeLeakInfo Customers Who Bought Breached Personal Data – Tempemail

21 people have been arrested across the UK as part of a nationwide cyber crackdown targeting customers of WeLeakInfo[.]com, a now-defunct online service that had been previously selling access to data hacked from other websites. The suspects used stolen personal credentials to commit further cyber and fraud offences, the UK Continue Reading

Microsoft Warns CrowdStrike of Hackers Targeting Azure Cloud Customers – Tempemail

New evidence amidst the ongoing probe into the espionage campaign targeting SolarWinds has uncovered an unsuccessful attempt to compromise cybersecurity firm Crowdstrike and access the company’s email. The hacking endeavor was reported to the company by Microsoft’s Threat Intelligence Center on December 15, which identified a third-party reseller’s Microsoft Azure Continue Reading

Nearly 18,000 SolarWinds Customers Installed Backdoored Software – Tempemail

SolarWinds, the enterprise monitoring software provider who found itself at the epicenter of the most consequential supply chain attacks, said as many as 18,000 of its high-profile customers might have installed a tainted version of its Orion products. The acknowledgment comes as part of a new filing made by the Continue Reading