Digital payments company Square has rolled bitcoin payments out to most of its Cash App users.
Major Japanese electronics retailer Yamada Denki is partnering with the BitFlyer exchange to trial bitcoin payment in two of its stores.
Japan’s largest consumer electronics retailer Yamada Denki has partnered with the country’s largest cryptocurrency exchange Bitflyer to trial bitcoin payments. Initially, bitcoin will be accepted at two of Yamada Denki Labi stores in Tokyo, but the company plans to roll out the digital currency payment option nationwide in the future. Also read: Japan’s DMM Bitcoin Exchange […]
It was back in 2013 that British newspaper The Guardian first called Berlin the “Bitcoin Capital of Europe”. Since then, fin-tech has continued to expand in the city. Today, you can buy a place to live, book the trip of a lifetime, as well as eat and drink in plenty of trendy bars. You can […]
Stripe is ending its support for Bitcoin, but hypes several altcoins as possible contenders without integrating any of them. #NEWS
Payments processor Stripe announced it would end support for bitcoin in April, citing rising transaction costs and times as two reasons for the move.
Tech giant Microsoft is once more accepting bitcoin payments after it halted transactions in the cryptocurrency last week.
This may have been the first real consumer transaction using the Lightning network.
Legendary Swiss ski resort St. Moritz has announced today that they will begin accepting Bitcoin payments for lift passes. The 2017/18 season that has just begun will be the first in which the payment method is trialled. According to Swiss information port SwissInfo, the director of the ski lift company at the resort, Markus Meili […]
As the price of Bitcoin reaches its most vertigo-inducing figure to date, few in the space would consider giving up a portion of one of their coins for something as trivial as a computer game. I mean, digital cats are one thing, but the latest Call of Duty, or Fifa? Nah, better hold onto those […]
$20 fees to buy a video game? Valve says no thanks, no longer accepts Bitcoin payments for purchases on Steam platform.
BitPay is the largest online Bitcoin payment processor in the world. The company has introduced some changes over time, which aren’t always appreciated. In a new effort, the company is addressing challenges associated with Bitcoin. The Bitcoin Payment Protocol will soon become mandatory for all transactions. This protocol has been on the company’s roadmap since […]
Bitcoin is far too volatile to classify as money, and likely never will serve that purpose. However, it’s still useful.
Not a week goes by without conflicting reports regarding Russia’s stance on cryptocurrency. The most recent statement by deputy finance minister Alexey Moiseev has the community riled up again. More specifically, he claims cryptocurrency payments will be prohibited in the country soon. That seems a bit strange, considering the country is warming up to Bitcoin. […]
A well-known gold dealer headquartered in London is now accepting bitcoin payments for its precious metal products.