Clover’s Silence on Litecoin, Poppy Integration Is Deafening

Clover’s silence on litecoin and Tron-powered PoppyPOS integration contrasts starkly with the noise being made by both the litecoin and Poppy/Tron camps. Is there more–or rather less–to this than meets the eye? Also see: Gemini Dollar Soars, Public Slinging Match Over Unaudited Stablecoins Ensues Golden? Deafening? Clover’s Silence on Litecoin, Poppy Integration Begs a Question or…

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BitPay Launches Bitcoin Cash Option for Merchants

Bitcoin payment services provider BitPay, a global leader in processing payments for merchants, has announced the much-awaited option of receiving settlement in the form of Bitcoin Cash. The news hasn’t had an effect on the price of the cryptocurrency as of yet, as BCH continues its downslope towards the $500 line. BitPay Responds to Merchant…

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Tom Lee’s Market Research Firm Fundstrat Adds Bitcoin as Payment Method

Fundstrat Global Advisors, market strategy and research provider, announced the firm will start accepting Bitcoin (BTC) for content via Bitpay, according to a press release shared with Cointelegraph July 31. In what the company claims is a first for research firms, Fundstrat has added Bitcoin payments to its platform via payment operator BitPay, which processed…

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Bitcoin Adoption Continues: Parking Lots, Supplies Store, Courses, Boutique Hotel

Bitcoin adoption continues to grow rapidly worldwide. This adoption roundup features four merchants that recently started accepting the digital currency – a boutique hotel in Spain, parking lots, an electrical supply store, and online courses in Japan. Parking Lots Park Realty Co. Ltd., which provides a parking lot sharing serving called QRpark, announced last week…

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PumaPay to Develop a System for Current Merchant Payment Systems

A PumaPay platform will use PullContracts to facilitate payment of merchants by customers. It will compete with big players in the payment industry including Mastercard and Visa by making merchant transaction less costly.   PumaPay is developing an open-source “PullPayment Protocol” that can allow merchants to pull funds off of a customer’s account with their…

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74 Beauty Clinics in Japan Now Accept Payments in BTC

This week the Japanese cryptocurrency exchange and payment processor, Bitflyer, announced its partnership with SBC Medical Group the parent company of the popular Shonan Beauty Clinic. The union between both firms means that 74 clinics nationwide will allow patients to settle their bills in cryptocurrency. Also read: Markets Update: BTC Price Jumps Over $1000 in Less…

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PR: Dynatiq Announces ICO for Their Blockchain Based Domains & Websites Marketplace

This is a paid press release, which contains forward looking statements, and should be treated as advertising or promotional material. Bitcoin.com does not endorse nor support this product/service. Bitcoin.com is not responsible for or liable for any content, accuracy or quality within the press release. Dynatiq, a decentralized domain and website marketplace, announces token event…

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CoinGate and PrestaShop Sign Partnership to Provide Crypto Payments Solutions to 80,000 Merchants

Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are still seen as speculative investments and hardly as actual currencies that could be used to facilitate transactions like the purchase of items online. The speculative element has seriously hampered the adoption of cryptocurrencies in mainstream finance, and many merchants are unwilling to accept crypto payments.  Many logistical and operational difficulties…

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Chinese Exchange Bitasia Now Supports 0-Confirmation BCH Transactions

Earlier this week the Chinese exchange Bitasia announced it started accepting zero-confirmation transactions for bitcoin cash (BCH) for instant trading. The trading platform is one of the first exchanges to enable zero-confirmation transactions so traders can use the platform as quickly as possible. Also read: Québec Premier: We’re Not Really Interested in Bitcoin Mining Chinese Exchange…

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Mini-POS Launches Zero Confirmation Bitcoin Cash Point-of-Sale Terminal

Just recently a development team from the UK has created a bitcoin cash (BCH) point-of-sale server which allows brick and mortar merchants to accept BCH as a form of payment in-store. The startup has started an initial pre-sale, and BCH Mini-POS devices will begin shipping this summer. Also read: Québec Premier: We’re Not Really Interested in…

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