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Lightning Over NFC: Developer Proposal Hopes to Electrify Everyday Payments for Bitcoin

Category: Bitcoin, Blockchain, Finance, News, Tech

Lightning Over NFC: Developer Proposal Hopes to Electrify Everyday Payments for Bitcoin

Lightning Developer Igor Cota has submitted a proposal to connect Lightning with near-field communication (NFC) on April 5, to make everyday payments feasible with bitcoin. The Lightning Network is billed as Bitcoin’s most promising scaling solution, but is still in the alpha phase and lacks a simple user interface. By integrating Lightning with NFC, users could potentially make transactions using…

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HashCard Comes to Rescue: Enabling Traditional Spends With Cryptocurrency

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HashCard Comes to Rescue: Enabling Traditional Spends With Cryptocurrency

In a comprehensive solution to users’ ability to employ a cryptocurrency debit card, the HashCard project is offering a crypto-linked card that will enable traditional card payments but with digital currencies. With a prospective client base of millions of users, the HashCard ICO is an answer to the noted desire of many to enjoy traditional transactional methods when spending cryptocurrency….

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After Bitcoin Pens, Luxury Pen Manufacturer Launches Ethereum Pens

Category: Altcoins, Bitcoin, Business, Ethereum, Finance, News

After Bitcoin Pens, Luxury Pen Manufacturer Launches Ethereum Pens

Ancora1919, one of the foremost luxury pen manufacturers in the world is set to launch a limited-edition range of Ethereum pens. This comes after the company initiated a similar launch for Bitcoin pens in December 2017. The company is ready to receive pre-production orders for the Ethereum pens. This launch is yet another example of the steady rise of crypto-merchandising…

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Backpage.com Accused of Using Bitcoin to Launder Illicit Ad Revenue

Category: Bitcoin, Business, News, Regulation

Backpage.com Accused of Using Bitcoin to Launder Illicit Ad Revenue

The online classified website Backpage, which was previously accused of facilitating prostitution, has finally been seized by American law agencies. Prostitution, not Dating Advertisements The move came after a grand jury in Arizona indicted seven employees of the company on March 28, 2018. It is alleged that executives of the website took no action despite having direct knowledge of the…

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TenX Set to Launch Litecoin Debit Card

Category: Altcoins, Business, Finance, News

TenX Set to Launch Litecoin Debit Card

After disappointing news for litecoin users following the failure of LitePay, Charlie Lee recently highlighted that litecoin-branded debit cards would soon be made available via TenX. Right from its inception, the mantra for TenX has been to create a robust cryptocurrency payment platform, with the goal of making it easy to use cryptocurrencies in the real world. To this end,…

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Coinbase Commerce API Makes Peer-to-Peer Shopping Possible

Category: Altcoins, Bitcoin, Business, Finance, News

Coinbase Commerce API Makes Peer-to-Peer Shopping Possible

Coinbase announced the launch of the Coinbase Commerce API on April 3, which makes it easier for merchants to accept cryptocurrencies as part of their existing e-commerce solution. The API (Application Programming Interface) enables the merchant to automatically generate the option of paying with cryptocurrency and use the infrastructure provided by Coinbase; a seamless adoption which doesn’t require them to…

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CoinGate and PrestaShop Sign Partnership to Provide Crypto Payments Solutions to 80,000 Merchants

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CoinGate and PrestaShop Sign Partnership to Provide Crypto Payments Solutions to 80,000 Merchants

Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are still seen as speculative investments and hardly as actual currencies that could be used to facilitate transactions like the purchase of items online. The speculative element has seriously hampered the adoption of cryptocurrencies in mainstream finance, and many merchants are unwilling to accept crypto payments.  Many logistical and operational difficulties come with using cryptos for…

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Ubank Launches Blockchain-Based Platform to Enable Mass Consumer Investment in Cryptocurrency

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Ubank Launches Blockchain-Based Platform to Enable Mass Consumer Investment in Cryptocurrency

Ubank launches a Token Sale for Ubcoin Market, a peer-to-peer ecosystem that would allow its users to become crypto investors simply by selling real goods and receiving cryptocurrency in exchange. The team behind the mobile payments app Ubank expands its business and launches a blockchain ecosystem called Ubcoin Market. Its participants would be able to easily sell and buy real…

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Analysis of SegWit and Bitcoin Cash Transaction Volumes: SegWit is Leaving Bitcoin Cash Behind

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Analysis of SegWit and Bitcoin Cash Transaction Volumes: SegWit is Leaving Bitcoin Cash Behind

The research division of BitMEX, a cryptocurrency exchange platform has released a report that shows a comparative analysis of SegWit and Bitcoin Cash. The report which was released on Thursday, March 22, 2018, is an update on an earlier report released six months prior to the SegWit capacity increase. Apart from providing an update on SegWit, adoption, the report also…

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Bitcoin and Payment Processor Payza in ‘Hot DOJ Water’ for Alleged Money Laundering

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Bitcoin and Payment Processor Payza in ‘Hot DOJ Water’ for Alleged Money Laundering

Popular UK-based payments and bitcoin service firm, Payza is being investigated by the United States Department of Justice (DOJ) for its involvement in money laundering operations. Payza is a Montreal-based payment processor that became a subsidiary of a London-based firm MH Pillars Ltd. in 2012. The firm facilitates remittance payments via bank transfers and bitcoin. The DOJ has dragged Payza…

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