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Are you Ready for the Gold?

As the world’s greatest athletes head to Rio de Janeiro for the 2016 Summer Olympic Games, many business leaders are thinking about how their companies can aim for greater achievement. One area where any organization can vault to greater heights is security. Like a fencing

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How Machine Learning Is Setting ‘Payments On Fire’

Feedzai chairman and CEO Nuno Sebastiao spoke to the “Payments on Fire” podcast about how the Feedzai solution puts machine learning and big data to work by managing fraud and risk.

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4 Things We Can Learn About Fraud from the Euro Cup

If you caught this year’s Euro Cup final on television or live (lucky you!), you saw a real nail biter. With star forward Cristiano Ronaldo stuck in the dugout tending to a sore knee, Portugal nonetheless took home the 2016 Euro Cup championship from host

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Brexit and the Burgeoning Ecommerce Marketplace: Will Consumers Open Up Their Wallet in a Closed Economy?

As markets and businesses worldwide recover from the aftershocks of Brexit, the implications to commerce and consumers still remains to be seen. The uncertainty, however, has made both retailers and consumers take anticipatory action to protect their own interests. Retailers, on one hand, foresee higher

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The Curious Case of The Artificial Intelligence Accused of Cheating

By Jon Pearson, Sales Director, Transformational Digital Journeys, Banking @ Feedzai Remember Deep Blue? This marvel of modern technology (back in 1996, at least) beat chess world champion Garry Kasparov in the first game of a six game match, although it lost the match, 4-2.

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Behavior Is The New Identity – Artificial Intelligence Sees Who You Really Are

Mobile commerce is growing at an astounding rate. IDC predicts that mobile payments will account for $1 trillion USD in 2017, a massive 124% jump from less than $500 billion USD in 2015. Most major commercial banks now also offer some sort of mobile banking

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Fighting Fraud in the Age of Big Data

Since the introduction of the web in the early 1990s, public’s expectations of how personal information is being used has been altered, creating new opportunities for business. According to a 2016 Pew Research Poll, most Americans are willing to give out personal information or allow

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History of Machine Learning

A Brief History Of Machine Learning

There has never before been as much interest in machine learning as there is now. This branch of computer science develops algorithms that allow computers to become smarter. Today, it powers modern marvels like the self driving car, Feedzai’s intelligent fraud fighting platform and Amazon’s

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Are You Doing What You Can to Prevent Chargebacks?

Chargebacks remain at the forefront of ecommerce fraud. Consumers make frequent claims that they didn’t authorize a purchase online, often resulting in a costly process whether you choose to contest it or not. As we noted recently, this is often a deliberate action on the

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A friendly customer may be committing fraud and not know it.

Friendly Fire: Dealing with Deliberate Chargebacks from Consumers

Card-not-present fraud is an issue every single e-commerce sees, often in the form of the chargeback.

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