WorldRemit Gets $45M At A $500M Valuation To Grow Its Mobile Money Transfer Business

 A year after raising $ 100 million, London-based startup WorldRemit has picked up more funding. To compete against the likes of Western Union in the world of money transfers — and tap a remittance market that the World Bank estimates will be worth $ 610… Continue Reading

Gartner: Device Spend To Decline For First Time, Shipments Grow Only 1.9% In 2016

 The slowdown in hardware sales continues apace. Gartner today published its latest forecasts for device sales — covering PCs, tablets, ‘ultramobiles’ and smartphones — and it predicts that while end-user sales overall will continue to grow to 2.4 billion units in… Continue Reading