U.S. bank IT spending is showing some signs of life, with experts predicting a steady, if unspectacular, rise in investment. CIOs of Huntington Bank, Capital One and BB&T reveal what they're buying next year.
Commonwealth Bank of Australia made a splash with a new mobile payment app it launched in late December, Kaching. It offered a pretty video on YouTube showing how the app works and capitalized on the interest it generated by announcing the app two months prior to release.
Some predictions are easy. Mobile banking and tablet banking apps will
become more sophisticated. IBM recently came out with its own list of five technologies that will define the future. Many of these already exist and some are relevant to banks.