Essential apps for the new Android user – Part 2

Just before the holidays, we launched Mind the App, a new video series created by Andrew Love, our video production specialist. The series will highlight the best of what app stores everywhere have

Published on: January 3rd, 2014 ITBusiness Staff

Trend Micro’s 5 predictions for cybersecurity in 2014

Mobile banking heists, exploited vulnerabilities, and data breaches – these could be the cybersecurity hallmarks of 2014, according to a new report from security software provider Trend Micro Inc. In a report released

Published on: January 2nd, 2014 Candice So

Deposit a cheque via smartphone? There’s an app for that

Want to deposit a cheque using your smartphone? Well, there’s an app for that. As long as you’re a credit union customer, that is. Central 1 Credit Union, the central financial facility and

Published on: April 16th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

Mobile malware a looming menace

That seemingly innocuous mug shot of 1980s pop star Rick Astley circulating wildly on jailbroken iPhones shortly before Christmas last year may be a harbinger of a more serious menace for businesses offering

Published on: July 13th, 2010 Nestor Arellano

Canadian banks tap new media to market new mobile services

Canada's first banks to offer mobile applications consider them an important service channel that is best marketed using social media campaigns.The Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CIBC) and the Toronto-Dominion Bank have both

Published on: June 23rd, 2010 Brian Jackson

ING Direct lauds Websphere role in mobile banking app success

A 13-year relationship with IBM and its Websphere application integration server has been critical in helping ING Direct of Canada quickly build and operate a mobile banking application, a bank official said.ING Direct

Published on: June 18th, 2010 Matt Hamblen and Nestor Arellano

TD Bank customers have ‘app’-etite for iPhone banking

Mobile banking in Canada recently received a further shot in the arm with Toronto Dominion (TD) Bank joining the ranks of other big Canadian banks offering an iPhone app for popular banking transactions.

Published on: April 30th, 2010 Joaquim P. Menezes

Innovate or stagnate, credit card providers warned

Credit card providers need to hop on the mobile payment bandwagon or experience a further deterioration in their already grim situation, experts warn. In the span of two years, the card payment industry

Published on: April 23rd, 2010 Nestor Arellano

New ING Direct app lets you do your banking from BlackBerry, iPhone

Are the days of the ATM (automated teller machine) numbered? Possibly not. But with ING Direct's launch of a BlackBerry and iPhone banking application, mobile banking in Canada just got another boost.Starting today,

Published on: March 24th, 2010 Nestor Arellano

Free app will enable cheque deposit via iPhone camera

It wasn't long ago that bank customers judged the quality of their local financial institutions by the sturdiness of their columns and vault doors. That idea is a throwback to an era when

Published on: August 12th, 2009 Mike Elgan

iPhone “most popular” among devices used for mobile banking

Bank of America Corp. supports mobile banking on 800 different models of wireless devices, but the iPhone and iPod Touch make up 40 per cent of the 2.7 million devices used by the

Published on: June 25th, 2009 Matt Hamblen

AT&T brings online banking to cell phones

AT&T recently unveiled a mobile banking platform that could allow users to carry out banking transactions from their cell phones. AT&T says that it's planning on preloading the banking application onto new handsets

Published on: November 15th, 2007 Brad Reed