Facebook reborn as Bank 2.0

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http://www.itwire.com – Written by: Beverley HeadBy the end of the year Australia’s Facebook users will be able to download a special Kaching payments application from the Commonwealth Bank – allowing them to do most of their banking without ever leaving Facebook. Welcome to Banking 2.0 and the first serious attempt from one of the major banks to stake out a social media landgrab. CBA’s Kaching payments app, launched for the iPhone in late 2011, has from the get-go been able to make payments to people via their Facebook accounts. The Kaching Facebook app, scheduled for release by the end of the year, marks the (IT news)