Posted In: unbanked, underbanked, digital divide
PayNearMe is one of many companies finding opportunity in services for millions of people who don't have bank accounts.
Posted In: smart phones, telecom, regulation
If you're the type of tech savvy person who likes to hack your own electronics, you might be interested to know that unlocking your own cell phone without your provider's permission actually became illegal over the weekend.
Posted In: New York, income inequality, equality
The through line in this election campaign and in the economy for the past year or so has been a debate about income inequality. According to the Census Bureau, the community of Country Knolls, in upstate New York, is the most income equal in the country.