This SDK is a typescript library to access the Request Network protocol that is a collection of tools shared between Request Network packages. Request Network provides a RESTful service that enables users to interact with the Request Protocol, abstracting all Blockchain-related aspects. Developers can utilize the API to create Requests, list Requests, and find a specific Request by its ID. Request Network is an Open Financial Network for transaction requests that includes support for; blockchain, invoicing, ethereum and more.
Piryx offers a leg-up to groups with fundraising needs. Of course most groups that need money can’t afford to have slick websites and payment gateways. It’s a tough spot to be in since a little technical investment could go a long way toward gathering funds to meet the organization’s needs. Piryx has made that investment. It offers a social media-ready payment gateway specifically designed for non-profits, charities, and community groups. Now the Piryx API can be used by other web entities that want to support these causes.
The Second Payment Services Directive or PSD2 comes into effect January 13, 2018. This open banking initiative will no doubt be a game changer in Europe and really for any retail bank or fintech that wishes to work with Europe.
Today we’ll give you an overview of what exactly PSD2 is. Then
Kenya currently lays claim to the world's largest user base of mobile money. With over 25 million mobile money users in the country, Kenya seems to be a mobile developer's dream when it comes to potential user base. However, as COSEKE's Kevin Njoki told ITWeb Africa, developers face major roadblocks in monetizing apps despite the massive mobile money user base. At the heart of the difficulty lies a lack of open APIs from the country's leading telecommunication companies.