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China Roundup: facial recognition lawsuit and cashless payments for foreigners

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Hello and welcome back to TechCrunch’s China Roundup, a digest of recent events shaping the Chinese tech landscape and what they mean to people...

PayPal is the first company to drop out of the Facebook-led...

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PayPal has become the first company to walk away officially from Facebook’s Libra, a cryptocurrency and related association that it announced earlier this year with...

Plaid announces strategic investment from Mastercard and Visa

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When Plaid announced its $250 million Series C investment, last year, it left out a couple of key investors. Today it revealed that Mastercard...

Flybits nabs $35M to build consumer recommendation engines for the financial...

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Financial service companies like banks have seen some of their business cannibalised over the years with the rise of digital-based alternatives — often in...

MAX.ng raises $7M round backed by Yamaha and pilots EVs in...

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Nigerian motorcycle transit startup MAX.ng has raised a $7 million funding round led by Novastar Ventures, with participation of Japanese manufacturer Yamaha. Based in Lagos,...

Facebook announces Libra cryptocurrency and Calibra digital wallet

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Facebook has announced its cryptocurrency Libra and a global association of organizations that will govern it. The company also announced Calibra, a new subsidiary...

Step raises $22.5M led by Stripe to build no-fee banking services...

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The smartphone revolution has well and truly disrupted the world of banking. A wide range of startups have cropped up that have completely removed...

Line teams up with Visa to boost its mobile payment service

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Messaging app Line has partnered with Visa to bring traditional financial clout to its mobile payment service. The deal will see Line Pay become compatible...

Venmo launches a ‘limited edition’ rainbow debit card for its payment...

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Hoping to entice more users to attach the Venmo Mastercard to their account, Venmo this morning announced it’s launching a “special edition” rainbow-colored version...

Visa and Mastercard could raise interchange fees

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According to a report from the WSJ, Visa and Mastercard are considering raising interchange fees on card transactions in the U.S. Visa and Mastercard...