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Bitcoin and cryptocurrency payments boosted by Coinbase Commerce service

Coinbase Commerce lets you pick a cryptocurrency like bitcoin and then gives you a merchant’s destination wallet for payment. Coinbase; Screenshots by Stephen Shankland/CNET Coinbase, a company that houses people’s digital wallets for bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, has a new way to pay. The service, called Coinbase Commerce, “enables merchants to accept multiple cryptocurrencies” so […]

Bitcoins are neither legal nor illegal in India: S P Sharma, PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Unless it is properly regulated and monitored by the government or banks, it’s unlikely for bitcoins to ever become a mainstream currency in India, Dr. S.P. Sharma, Chief Economist,PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry tells ET Wealth. Why is bitcoin trading gaining so much traction? What has led to the upswing in prices? In the […]

Russia is sending conflicting messages about cryptocurrency regulation | VentureBeat | Commerce

The Russian government recently revealed plans to regulate cryptocurrencies like securities, Finance Minister Anton Siluanov told reporters last week. While this stance runs in contrast with China, which has just banned ICOs, it also marks a full reversal from Russia’s proposal last year to punish people who use digital currencies with up to seven years in jail. […]

Doc.ai raises $2.3 million in cryptocurrency presale | VentureBeat | Commerce

Doc.ai, a startup making natural language processing focused on health care, has raised $2.3 million in the early sale of digital tokens for its new cryptocurrency, Neurons. Doc.ai came out of stealth mode in late August and uses blockchain to timestamp and decentralize its datasets and conversational AI. It plans to release three NLP services […]

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