Buy now, pay later + other news

Reading Time: 3 minutes Buy now, pay later Paidy considers listing as ‘buy now, pay later’ catches on in Japan | Financial Times – Japan is a microcosm of what’s happening in terms of buy now, pay later on the web. Japan is notable, because like Germany, historically it has been a heavy cash focused consumer payments market. Mobile payments… Continue reading Buy now, pay later + other news

ICYMI | 당신이 그것을 놓친 경우

Reading Time: 9 minutes Female voices The Philippines’ secret weapon against Chinese incursions | The Economist – having women radio operators seem to be more successful and less likely to rise tensions, seems to be down to training and the nature of female voices. It reminded me of how early HCI experiments by DARPA found that jet fighter pilots… Continue reading ICYMI | 당신이 그것을 놓친 경우

Clubhouse & things that caught my eye this week

Reading Time: 3 minutes Korean American security researcher Brian Pak looked at Clubhouse and some of the findings were very interesting. Pak posted a full analysis in Korean here. The key takeouts for me where: Some (probably early adopter) Koreans have been buying used iPhones so that they can try Clubhouse, since the app is currently iOS only. The… Continue reading Clubhouse & things that caught my eye this week