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Re: Interesting article on Des Moines-based startup

From: Kingsley Idehen <kidehen@openlinksw.com>
Date: Fri, 11 Nov 2011 18:26:48 -0500
Message-ID: <4EBDAF38.20308@openlinksw.com>
To: public-webpayments@w3.org
On 11/11/11 6:22 PM, Melvin Carvalho wrote:
> 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.
>>
>> 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.

True!

I would substitute "kill" with value pyramid demotion :-)

Kingsley
>
> I hope this means that there is a shift aways from centralization and
> bureaucracy towards decentralization and frictionless payments.
>
>> Jeff
>>
>> ---
>> Jeff Sayre
>>
>> w: http://jeffsayre.com/
>> t: @jeffsayre
>> G+: forget it, their profile URL's suck; just use search
>>
>>> -- manu
>>>
>>> --
>>> 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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