Stripe is a technology company that allows both private individuals and businesses to accept payments over the web. Stripe focuses on providing the technical, fraud prevention, and banking infrastructure required to operate online payment systems.
Social media giant Facebook breaks the shackles of regulatory bondage as FB stock price soars high following the announcement of its crypto project – Globalcoin.
Visa, Mastercard and PayPal are set to be backers of Facebook’s GlobalCoin along with a number of other companies, including Uber. Each will invest approximately $10 million into a foundation that will govern the coin.
Stripe stops handling bitcoin on April 23 due to transaction-connected prolems. However, the company stays optimistic about other cryptocurrencies, planning to add support for other coins in the future.
Monzo has crossed the line of $93 million in a recent funding round and it’s not going to slow down in their race with brick-and-mortar banks.
Radar is Stripe’s fraud detection service that is now available for customers including international ones.
This edition of Max’s Corner analyzes the controversy surrounding the changes to Google’s search algorithm, the plight of the Silk Road founder and the latest on Facebook’s crypto project.
Bittrex, a global leader in the blockchain revolution announced to list Lambda – a data storage blockchain protocol, commited to creating a secure, reliable, and unlimited storage network for Value Internet.
Winklevoss twins have never been friends to Mark Zuckerberg, whom they previously accused of stealing their idea for Facebook winning $65M settlement as the result. Now, given recent Libra release, the twins feel more like being “frenemies”.
IBM revealed the new version of its Enterprise Blockchain platform intended to work with even more cloud services, thus increasing its reach and scope. It also added support for app management and deployment platform Kubernetes.
The original goals of Libra were decentralizing control of currency and enabling anonymous or at least pseudonymous payments. One of the top House Democrats wants Facebook to temporarily stop developing Libra Network.
Hybridverse’s Euro backed stablecoin is called Hybrid Euro (HEUR), and is being built on Zilliqa Blockchain that is first and only blockchain to implement sharding.
The new members, including such giants as Microsoft and Salesforce, joined Hyperledger to focus on creating enterprise-grade blockchain solutions for different industries and business sectors.