Payments

One of the natural applications of the technology behind digital currencies, the payments space has blossomed into a leading sector for development. Our articles aim to bring these developments to light.

Payments - Kryptokit Launches Jaxx Ethereum & Bitcoin Wallet for Android Tablets
Kryptokit Launches Jaxx Ethereum & Bitcoin Wallet for Android Tablets

Earlier this month, Anthony Di Iorio, chief digital officer of the Toronto Stock Exchange, CEO…

Payments - Former Standard Chartered CEO: To Fight Fraud
Former Standard Chartered CEO: To Fight Fraud, Banks Must Stop Issuing High Value Currency Notes

Peter Sands, the former chief executive of British multinational and financial services company Standard Chartered,…

Payments - Bitcoin’s Emerging Growth Story: Gamers
Bitcoin’s Emerging Growth Story: Gamers

Thousands of companies around the world accept Bitcoin as payment. Many of those are set…

Payments - Blockchain Startups Take Aim at Counterfeiting of Luxury Products
Blockchain Startups Take Aim at Counterfeiting of Luxury Products

This post is by Krystle Vermes​. The cryptocurrency industry has delivered new technology to the…

Spend Bitcoin Online at Any Merchant that Accepts VISA with E-Coin’s New Virtual Debit Card

E-Coin wants to make managing your personal finances easier with their debit card that allows you to pay…

Indian Bitcoin Startup Zebpay to Open a Mobile E-Commerce Marketplace

India’s first bitcoin wallet and startup Zebpay has begun offering mobile payment services to its…

Bitcoin-Friendly Payment Processor Stripe Raises New Funding, Partners with Visa and American Express

Payment processor Stripe has raised new funding from Visa, American Express, Sequoia Capital and other…

Universal Bitcoin Payment System OneBit Enters Alpha Testing

In April, Bitcoin Magazine reported that startup OneBit was developing a Bitcoin wallet app that lets users pay at any…

A Bitcoin signet, proposed by Karl-Johan Alm, could provide a more predictable and stable Bitcoin testnet for development.
Snapcard Partners with Alpha Payments Cloud

Bitcoin wallet service provider and one of the leading bitcoin payments processors Snapcard has entered…

Op-ed - F2POOL Generates Largest Bitcoin Transaction Ever Recorded
F2POOL Generates Largest Bitcoin Transaction Ever Recorded

F2POOL, one of the largest Chinese bitcoin mining pools has generated the largest bitcoin transaction ever…

Popular Japanese Q&A Site OKWave to Integrate Bitcoin Tipping Across Platform

OKWave, the largest Q&A site in Japan with more than 40 million monthly visitors, has…

Op-ed - 36% of Australians Would Trade Banks for Better Digital Money Services
36 of Australians Would Trade Banks for Better Digital Money Services

36 of Australians Would Trade Banks for Better Digital Money Services

Payments - Bitcoin Gets ‘Slashdotted’ and the Creation of Mt. Gox
Bitcoin Gets ‘Slashdotted’ and the Creation of Mt. Gox

From DIGITAL GOLD by Nathaniel Popper Headphones on and an oversize can of MadCroc energy…

Bitcoin Anywhere: A Bitcoin to Credit Card Gateway From Abine and Coinbase

Abine announced the release of Bitcoin Anywhere, a new service that lets users spend bitcoin at all…

Payments - Bitcoin Alternative Opal Announces Opal Drive Encrypted File Storage Powered by Cryptocurrency
Bitcoin Alternative Opal Announces Opal Drive Encrypted File Storage Powered by Cryptocurrency

In its continued effort to build the legitimacy and usability of cryptocurrencies in the world…

Op-ed - TXT Coins NOW Launches on STARTJOIN
TXT Coins NOW Launches on STARTJOIN

Lee Gibson Grant of TXT Coins Now has launched a project on Max Keiser’s Cypto…

First Pot, Now Porn. Can Bitcoin Save the Adult Industry?

Oversexed and underbanked? Chase Bank recently informed hundreds of porn performers that the bank will close their…

Why Overstock is a Perfect Example of What Bitcoin Can Do For Business

In early January, if you would have asked Overstock CEO Patrick Byrne when his company…

Payments - Target Stores’ Security Nightmare Solved with Bitcoin
Target Stores’ Security Nightmare Solved with Bitcoin

Background: Target retail stores were victims of a security breach during the time period of…

Op-ed - 3dcart Partners with BitPay to Offer 16
3dcart Partners with BitPay to Offer 16,000+ Merchants Transactions in Bitcoin

Just this afternoon, BitPay, Bitcoin’s lead payment processor, signed on 3dcart as its newest merchant. 3dcart serves as…

Payments - BitPay Processes $5 Million in March
BitPay Processes $5 Million in March, Eclipses Silk Road

A week ago, BitPay CEO Tony Gallippi announced that his payment processing service had set…

Review of AcceptBit: The Trust-Free Payment Processor

Joining the ranks of Coinbase, MtGox and Blockchain, Bitcoin developers Stefan Thomas and Jeremias Kangas…