Tag Archives: Payments

Ripple XRP is Best for Payments and Better Than Ethereum and Bitcoin

Share Tweet Share Share Email Ripple gained a lot of traction recently as its price moved above $0.8000 versus the US Dollar. Let’s understand why XRP is the best digital asset for payment, altcoins future and how it can be a leader in the cryptocurrency space. During the recent times, there was a sharp increase […]

Cryptocurrency: airline Surf Air now accepting bitcoin payments

Surf Air / Facebook The world’s first ‘all-you-can-fly’ airline Surf Air is now accepting payments in bitcoin and ethereum. Surf Air announced on Tuesday it will accept payments for monthly membership and global flights in the two cryptocurrencies. The news comes as bitcoin hit a new high of $11,829 in early trade in London on […]

Dozens of Artists Accept Monero Payments Instead of Bitcoin or Ethereum

There have always been concerns over using Bitcoin as a currency. Not only is it not straightforward for most consumers, the number of platforms accepting BTC is also limited. That situation is slowly coming to change, but other things are happening as well. A lot of major musicians and online stores now accept Monero payments. […]

Surf Air starts accepting payments via Ethereum and bitcoin

Surf Air, the world’s first “All-You-Can Fly” airline, today announced it will accept bitcoin and Ethereum as a form of payment for its monthly membership and charter offerings. Surf Air’s European members can quickly and securely pay for Surf Air services using the purely digital currency and unlock the growing network of flights within Europe […]

Australian Company Now Processes $1 Million Worth of Cryptocurrency in Bill Payments Each Week

Economics Living Room of Satoshi, an Australian company that allows its customers to make payments via credit card, direct bank, or BPAY using eleven different cryptocurrencies, has revealed that the company is now processing approximately $1 million AUD (roughly $ 756,000 USD) worth of bill payments each week. Also Read: Australian Bitcoin Adoption […]

Japan’s Fujitsu Develops Payments Tech for Cryptocurrency Trading

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Japanese IT firm Fujitsu has revealed a new payments technology that connects different blockchains to enable exchanges and payments with various cryptocurrencies. In an announcement yesterday, Japan’s largest IT firm revealed details of ‘ConnectionChain’, described as a security technology to securely connect […]

Fujitsu Eyes Cryptocurrency Trading With Cross-Blockchain Payments Tech

Japanese IT firm Fujitsu has unveiled a new payments technology designed to facilitate transactions between blockchains. Announced today, the “ConnectionChain” project is aimed at providing a way for two cryptocurrency networks to interoperate. In statements, the company – which is a member of the Hyperledger blockchain consortium and has developed several products based on the […]

Pundi X Integrates NEM Blockchain to Bring Cryptocurrency Payments Into Retail Stores

JAKARTA, Indonesia, Nov. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Pundi X, a cryptocurrency point-of-sale (“POS”) solutions provider for retail stores seeking to accept digital currencies in South East Asia, today announced their successful integration into the NEM blockchain. With the new change, every Pundi X POS device can be connected to both the Ethereum and NEM blockchains, enabling consumers to […]

How Bitcoin and other digital currencies gained popularity as a way to drive efficiency in the payments process.

Found on both IOS and Android, Bitcoin is used in apps ranging from wallets to apps that can help convert bitcoin to physical currency. There are also an increasing number of games that use Bitcoin as a reward to users completing engagements within their apps. Bitcoin can be used as a proxy to Bitcoin debit […]

New York City Preschool Accepts Tuition Payments in Bitcoin & Ethereum, Rejects Credit Card

A New York City preschool has taken the step of offering parents the opportunity to make tuition payments with bitcoin and ethereum rather than accepting credit cards. In May, The Montessori Schools in Flatiron and Soho sent out an email to parents informing them of the school’s decision. Tuition at these schools is not cheap. […]

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