bitcoin payments

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

Should Bitcoin Aim to Follow the Footsteps of PayPal?
November 29th, 2018

Since the story of PayPal shows that for a new solution to be successful, it needs to become associated with a well-known and trusted company or industry, it seems that Bitcoin has something to learn from this mainstream payment platform.

First US State Officially Starts Accepting Bitcoin for Tax Payments
November 26th, 2018

Starting from today, Ohio businesses can pay taxes with Bitcoin. The authorities will use crypto payment processor BitPay which will handle the payment in crypto and conversion to dollars for the tax office.

Bitcoin Shopping May be Closer than We Think
November 20th, 2018

Baran Giresunluoglu, professional investor and stock trader, shares his clues to Bitcoin shopping, which he thinks could be even closer than we think.

Coinbase Set to Speed Up Bitcoin Payments Introducing ‘Child Pays for Parent’ System
October 4th, 2018

U.S. based crypto exchange Coinbase is rolling out Child Pays for Parent system, which will use higher fees as an incentive for miners to push through a transaction.

Lightning Network in Use: Mocked-up Vending Machine Starts Accepting Bitcoins Through LN
October 3rd, 2018

Coca Cola can now be purchased with BTC, due to the power of the Lightning Network and Richardo Reis, the creator of a new crypto-capable vending machine.

Goldman Sachs Generously Invests into Google-Backed Bitcoin Payments Platform Veem
September 28th, 2018

Cryptocurrency startup Veem just completed a new funding round that includes investors such as Goldman Sachs and Google Ventures. This is not surprising, given the exponential growth of the company, as it seeks to disrupt the global payments sector.

Bitfury Makes It Easier to Pay for Products with Bitcoin with its New Coffee Machine
September 21st, 2018

Once again, Bitfury surprises the crypto-community introducing a new coffee vending machine that accepts Bitcoin payments.

Starbucks Clarifies that It Won’t Accept Bitcoin Payments Directly
August 6th, 2018

A Starbucks spokesperson said that they won’t directly accept digital token payments but will help their customer spend their holdings at the outlet.

A Bank in Argentina Surprises Everyone by Using Bitcoin for Cross-Border Payments
May 22nd, 2018

Argentina’s Banco Masventas (BMV) sets a new precedence being the first bank on the planet to allow its customers to make use of Bitcoin as a payment option.

Bitcoin Payments are Coming Back to Reddit, ETH and LTC Payments to Be Added As Well
May 3rd, 2018

Cryptocurrencies are said to come back to Reddit platform. This time not only BTC but also ETH and LTC payments will be available for users.