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Companies in Payments Industry.

Alibaba, IBM and Mastercard Play the Lead in Blockchain Apps Development, New Report Says
September 3rd, 2018

The world’s most populous country has filed a prevail number of blockchain patent applications leaving the U.S. a poor second in the race for technology dominance.

Samsung Set to Simplify Transactions between Various Banking Systems Using Blockchain
August 28th, 2018

Samsung SDS Co. has presented its blockchain-based platform called BankSign that will facilitate transactions at different banks.

Smartphones Replace Laptops as the Safest Device for Cryptocurrency Transactions, Says Samsung
July 27th, 2018

South Korean tech giant Samsung has explained why smartphones are better devices for crypto transactions than laptops. It is a matter of different ways of storing the data.

Mastercard Wins U.S. Patent for Reducing Crypto Transactions Times
July 18th, 2018

Mastercard has filed a patent application for a method of connecting blockchain-based assets to fiat currency accounts which will help to speed up crypto payments.

Credit Card Giant American Express Files a Patent for Blockchain-based Proof-of-payment Technology
July 16th, 2018

The newly proposed blockchain system helps to provide concrete evidence of the transactions between merchants and customers in addition to the traditional receipts.

PayPal Launches MasterCard-branded Debit Card for Its Mobile App Venmo
June 26th, 2018

Now Venmo users will have more opportunities to use their Venmo balances, as PayPal will offer them debit cards for payments in the real world.

Ant Financial Launches Blockchain-based Money Transfers Between Hong Kong and the Philippines
June 25th, 2018

Billionaire Jack Ma believes that blockchain can revolutionize the world and moves from words to action: the affiliate of his Alibaba Group Holding has announced the new remittance service that will be free from transaction fees during the three month trial period.

Basepay Enables Users to Pay with Cryptos at 40M Locations After Integration with Apple Pay and Google Pay
May 14th, 2018

Thanks to Basepay ambitious plans, cryptocurrency payments will soon become available to a great number of people all over the world.

‘There Will Be No More Credit Cards in 20 Years,’ Says PayPal CEO Dan Schulman
May 8th, 2018

Dan Schulman, PayPal CEO, said that as the popularity of PayPal and its mobile payments platform Venmo grow, traditional methods of payment will be replaced by digital alternatives, which means that there will be no credit cards in 20 years.

Apple Could Possibly Implement Ripple’s Interledger Protocol for Apple Pay Payments
April 10th, 2018

The Payment Request API introduced in Apple is interconnected with Ripple’s Interledger Protocol that allows easy payments across multiple ledgers.