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Re: Interesting article on Des Moines-based startup

From: Melvin Carvalho <melvincarvalho@gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 12 Nov 2011 00:22:46 +0100
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To: jeff@sayremedia.com
Cc: Web Payments <public-webpayments@w3.org>
On 11 November 2011 22:23, Jeff Sayre <jeff@sayremedia.com> wrote:
> I thought this article was relevant given the work we are doing in this CG.
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> This 28-Year-Old Is Making Sure Credit Cards Won't Exist In The Next Few
> Years:
> http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/g/a/2011/11/10/businessinsiderthis-28-year-old-is-.DTL

Nice article, thanks.

It'll take a bit more than that to kill credit cards i fear.

I hope this means that there is a shift aways from centralization and
bureaucracy towards decentralization and frictionless payments.

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>> Manu Sporny (skype: msporny, twitter: manusporny)
>> Founder/CEO - Digital Bazaar, Inc.
>> blog: Standardizing Payment Links - Why Online Tipping has Failed
>> http://manu.sporny.org/2011/payment-links/
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