bitcoin payments

Australia’s 2017 Budget Includes a Bitcoin Tax Cut
May 10th, 2017

Australia is going to cut general sales tax for acquiring digital currency, aiming to help local fintech startups run their businesses in the country.

Major Japanese Retailers to Start Accepting Bitcoin Payments Thanks to Legalization
April 5th, 2017

Starting today, Bic Camera and Recruit Lifestyle will cooperate with bitcoin exchanges to add cryptocurrency payment option.

Online Wallet Provider iPayYou Enables Bitcoin Payment for Amazon
November 23rd, 2016

A new payment service called Amazon Direct allows Amazon users to pay for purchases in bitcoin.

Bitfury and Lightning Network Suggest a Solution to the Bitcoin Routing Problem
July 8th, 2016

The blockchain technology company, Bitfury Group, has proposed a new hybrid routing solution that will increase transaction volumes in the bitcoin blockchain network.

Bitcoin Transaction Frictions Impede Its Usage as an Alternative Payment Method
March 25th, 2016

Two analysts from the New York Federal Reserve Bank examined bitcoin price issues on major cryptocurrency exchanges.

USAA Starts Accepting Bitcoin via Coinbase
March 18th, 2016

Following four-month Coinbase integration pilot program, the largest financial group has launched an option to allow US military personnel check their account balances.

Microsoft Will Continue to Support Bitcoin, Apologizes for ‘Inaccurate Information’ on Its Site
March 14th, 2016

Yesterday’s information about Microsoft no longer accepting payments in bitcoin has been removed for the website and called incorrect.

Microsoft’s Windows 10 App Store No Longer Accepting Bitcoin Payments
March 14th, 2016

Microsoft has ended its 15-month work with bitcoin but didn’t explain the reasons.

Valve’s Steam Could Add Bitcoin as Payment Option for Its 125M Gamers
February 9th, 2016

Gamers will get a possibility to pay for games in a more secure way.

Plutus Will Launch Bitcoin-Fiat PoS App Enabled by Ethereum & NFC
December 30th, 2015

Plutus develops a mobile application that enables buying goods and services with Bitcoin at any NFC point-of-sale worldwide, connects buyers and traders directly, and has the potential to lower fees through optimization.

Apple Pay, Bitcoin and The Future of Money: A Battle of Traditions and Innovations
September 1st, 2015

Although Apple Pay simplifies the process of mobile payments, it is, unlike bitcoin, not solving problems in the financial industry.

ekmPowershop Spurs UK Bitcoin Adoption With ChainPay Integration
September 1st, 2015

ekmPowershop who power 1 in 5 online stores in the UK have become the first eCommerce solution based in the UK to integrate Bitcoin payments into their system.

Travelling Around the World with Bitcoin Only Is Possible, Proves Felix Weis
August 18th, 2015

Felix Weis, a bitcoin enthusiast from Luxembourg, has set a goal to make a world trip paying for all services with bitcoin.