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Alexa/Raspberry Pi, Apple CareKit and mobile wallets

Alexa/Raspberry Pi, Apple CareKit and mobile wallets. Image: Multicherry, Wikimedia Commons
Written by Mike Townsend

In episode 96 of Around the Coin, Brian Roemmele, Faisal Khan and Mike Townsend discuss Amazon’s Echo and the new Echo equivalent that one can build with Raspberry Pi.

This week on the Around the Coin podcast, Brian Roemmele, Faisal Khan and I discuss Amazon’s Echo and the new Echo equivalent that one can build with Raspberry Pi.

I explain the benefits and the potential of Apple’s CareKit, and Faisal discusses mobile wallets and small value transfer, plus why we need to reexamine the whole ecosystem.

This podcast is reproduced with kind permission. Some minor changes may have been made to the text to reflect BankNXT style considerations, but the podcast itself is always unchanged. You can read more here. Image: Multicherry, Wikimedia Commons

About the author

Mike Townsend

Mike Townsend started his career working as a design engineer at Brookstone in Singapore, then as a mechanical engineer at ITT Corporation in Los Angeles, designing radar systems for military grade UAVs. He is the founder of ZingCheckout and Flowtab, and remains very active in the payment industry.

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