New legislation would help fix crypto’s broken image but political wrangling could hold up progress  June 6

Republican lawmakers’ draft crypto bill could improve digital assets’ battered reputation, but legislation remains some way off.

On today's episode, we discuss whether most of what AI writes is useless, if AI is coming for your job, the likelihood of human extinction, and AI rules that could help us avoid that scenario. "In Other News," we talk about what Nvidia is and why it just joined the hyper-exclusive trillion-dollar club and what happens now that Neuralink can test its brain implants on humans. Tune in to the discussion with our analysts Jacob Bourne and Gadjo Sevilla.

Banks that win customers through high savings rates or acquisitions still need to put in work to earn customer trust and loyalty.

It’s cross-selling rather than bulking its user base, investing in promising regions, and conducting research to build better products.

The card network is hoping rewards will be enough to finally make inroads in the debit card industry

It added a parking feature to its payments platform, Mercedes pay

Advertising employment peaks: AI advances may promise potential disruption.

The main factor holding back mobile wallet bill pay growth is security concerns

Generous government incentives and a thriving and competitive local EV industry are helping China surpass EV adoption goals.

Spotify’s 200-person podcasting layoff shows a change in priorities: Podcasts are still a major growth sector, but exclusivity is in the past.