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Weekly Headline Roundup: 21-06-2024

Headline Update 21-06-2024 : -Starling steps up legal action against debtors amid defaults and FCA probe -Why AI is talking politics this year -Computers built like brains could be a ‘competition killer’? -Sainsbury’s sells banking arm to NatWest | Business News -Technology giant Apple scraps its Pay Later loan scheme in US -Nvidia beats Microsoft to become world’s most valuable company -Unpaid Council Tax Debt hits £6bn pounds -FCA delays publication of… Read more

Weekly Headline Roundup: 14-06-2024

Headline Update 14-06-2024 : -UK home to 3m ‘Frankenstein identities, posing multi-billion pound threat -Can Taping Your Mouth Shut at Night Improve Your Sleep? -Co-op Bank customers voice anger as business payments taken twice | Banking -AI is coming to your Apple devices. Will it be secure? | Apple -Starling Bank flags rise in bad loans as earnings jump -Revolut expands in Canary Wharf despite regulatory limbo -Starling Bank posts 4.1% loan book… Read more

Weekly Headline Roundup: 07-06-2024

Headline Update 07-06-2024 : -Monzo achieves first full year of profitability -Researchers use AI to accelerate the chase for safer, better batteries -Mortgage borrowing rises to highest level since October 2022 -Adoption of generative AI could widen corporate inequalities -Household costs eased in March -Consumer credit borrowing halved in April 2024 -The Monty Hall problem shows how tricky judging the odds can be -Google to refine AI-generated search summaries in response to… Read more

Weekly Headline Roundup: 31-05-2024

Headline Update 31-05-2024 : -Visa Launches AI-Powered Real-Time Fraud Detection in UK -Rise in debt repayments continues to hit household budgets -Data breach exposes details of 25,000 current and former BBC employees | BBC -‘The chatbot has transformed my life’ -Google AI Overviews: Can disastrous new search tool be fixed? -Martin Gutmann: Are we celebrating the wrong leaders? -Staff exodus hits UK’s statistics agency -Five Things to Watch as Synapse Bankruptcy Impact… Read more

Weekly Headline Roundup: 24-05-2024

Headline Update 24-05-2024 : -AI in Debt Collection: Transforming Financial Recovery Practices | by LeewayHertz | May, 2024 -Former debt collector reveals Australian industry’s dark secrets | Debt collection -Reduced discretionary effort by staff is affecting NHS productivity, report finds -UK Wants More Transparency Into AI Models -Cards Just Got REALLY Interesting Again: Quick Thoughts on Visa’s Recent Announcements -Visa seeks to “revolutionise the card” with array of new product launches -Eight in… Read more

Weekly Headline Roundup: 17-05-2024

Headline Update 17-05-2024 : -Landlords selling up is biggest threat to renters -Google turns to AI to protect users from mobile phone thefts -WhatsApp to become most trusted messaging channel -Mortgages: More face payments during retirement, data suggests -How Credgenics Is Using AI & ML To Help Banks & FIs Improve Debt Collection By 25% -How Climate Disasters Could Destabilize Major Banks -Game Theory Can Make AI More Correct and Efficient -One… Read more