bitcoin payments

University of Zurich integrated a new bitcoin payments solution developed by its students.

Payment Processor Stripe Ends Support for Bitcoin Payments on April 23
January 24th, 2018

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.

Of Course, Amazon Hasn’t Announced Bitcoin Payments During Its Q3 Conference Call
October 27th, 2017

During its Q3 2017 Financial Results Teleconference, Amazon didn’t confirm that it planned to introduce Bitcoin payments.

Rumors: Amazon May Accept Bitcoin by October
September 25th, 2017

According to James Altucher, experienced trader and venture capitalist, Amazon will start accepting Bitcoin as a new method of payment as early as in October.

Coingaming Group Releases White Paper on Double-Spending
August 10th, 2017

Erich Erstu authors paper outlining solution to issue of fraudulent 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.