The Japanese banking giant plans on rolling out the “S Coin” in an attempt to dominate the mobile payments sector. This new project fits the overall vision of the company to ultimately help Japan turn cashless.
The popularity of the Bitcoin-friendly Square Cash App is growing. Now it has managed to outperform its rival, Paypal’s Venmo.
Square App is expanding its geography. Now users from all the 50 U.S. states can use the app for trading operations with Bitcoin.
Google’s mobile payments and loyalty platform has a new look for the already established features, plus new tools to help track payments and others.
Thanks to Basepay ambitious plans, cryptocurrency payments will soon become available to a great number of people all over the world.
The Payment Request API introduced in Apple is interconnected with Ripple’s Interledger Protocol that allows easy payments across multiple ledgers.
The PBoC also said that it will allow for a level playing field for the foreign players to compete with the local players in the highly saturated payments market of China.
Google is bringing together some of its payment services under a new brand called Google Pay. The service will simplify online payments and accelerate access to users’ payment information.
Apple enters a market with the peer-to-peer payment system Apple Pay Cash that can become a killer of similar services due to its’ simplicity.
Startup Circle opens source project CENTRE that is based on blockchain technology and will be aimed to connect different digital wallets.