The Auka perspective

News, announcements, insights about the digitisation of money and more.

 

May 26, 2020

Payments in the time of COVID-19

We’re in the midst of a global health-crisis and the general consensus seems to be that the world will look very different when we’re through the other side. There are experts looking at what this means for virtually every field. What’s in store for payments and why is it so important?
May 13, 2020

Why I agree with Twitter’s decision to “let employees work from home forever”

We’re far from the only distributed workforce either now or in the past. We’re at an advantage in that the transition to “work from home” was “easy”. Most of us were used to doing at least a day at home once or twice a fortnight. We’re equipped with the technology tools to work from wherever we are.
May 5, 2020
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Your phone is not yours – unless you live in Germany

A new law in Germany could be a game-changer for third-party payment providers.
April 24, 2020

Going cashless to prevent the spread of germs

Any kind of physical proximity when making a payment, whether it’s cards or cash, is a sure way to spread germs. The coronavirus has already been triggering discussions across the web about how today’s societies can go cashless using mobile payments.
April 16, 2020

Meet our Tech Team Lead!

Marius Furtuna is our Tech Team Lead and he works from Bucharest, Romania and is a new father to a little son! Congratulations Marius and we are so happy to have you! Here is a quick interview with our Marius.
April 1, 2020

New Settle feature: Order toilet paper instantly!

Are you in self-isolation at home with no toilet paper? Settle is here to help - one less thing for you to worry about. Order it now with Settle!
March 27, 2020

Warm Welcome to our new UX Designer from Romania!

Our international team is growing! We are very happy to have a new lead UX Designer, Chitu Stefan from Romania. Here is a quick interview with our talented new employee!
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