Nationwide taps into hoped-for smartwatch fever with banking app

Nationwide taps into hoped-for smartwatch fever with banking app Nationwide has launched the UK's first financial app that allows their customers to ask their smartwatch to show them their up-to-date bank balance. The building society, not previously known for its rush to new technology, has become the first bank … Read more on The Guardian

How Will Facebook (FB) Stock React to a Move Into Healthcare?

How Will Facebook (FB) Stock React to a Move Into Healthcare? NEW YORK (TheStreet) — Shares of Facebook Inc. (FB) are up 0.54% to $ 77.50 in pre-market trade as the social network, following the path of Apple (AAPL) and Google (GOOGL) , is plotting its first steps into the fertile field of healthcare, sources Read more about How Will <b>Facebook</b> (FB) Stock React to a Move Into Healthcare?[…]

Sink Into Fiona Apple's Eerie Theme Song for Showtime's 'The Affair'

Sink Into Fiona Apple's Eerie Theme Song for Showtime's 'The Affair' The main title sequence for Showtime's new series The Affair will feature music from a familiar voice: Grammy-winning Fiona Apple. Apple's "Container" is an unreleased song she resurrected and revamped for The Affair after show creator Sarah Treem … Read more on Mashable

Intel branches out into wearable tech, under Israeli leadership

Intel branches out into wearable tech, under Israeli leadership Alongside the announcement about the new processor series, Intel showed new products in the mobile field, such as the world's thinnest tablet – produced in cooperation with Dell; wearable technology (a smart bracelet, earphones that monitor heartbeat … Read more on Haaretz

Wells Fargo steps into Oculus Rift at new digital lab

Wells Fargo steps into Oculus Rift at new digital lab The San Francisco-based lab is intended as a test-bed, where staff and customers can play around with new tech innovations – from the use of Oculus Rift VR headsets for simulating the bank branch experience, to the more pragmatic application of mobile … Read more on Read more about Wells Fargo steps into <b>Oculus Rift</b> at new digital lab[…]