The company will exit the Bitcoin ATM business in order to focus on implementation of Romit software, which enables ATMs, kiosks and human cashiers to send money around the globe
Merchants are able to accept bitcoin mobile payments through Android and iOS apps, and the Coinzone platform features easy-to-install plugins for dozens of popular e-commerce platforms.
Starting in June, the QuadrigaCX bitcoin exchange will begin an installation push in major Canadian cities, with units to be brought online in batches of five.
The cryptofinancial services provider says it has completed an external funding round and launched 100 percent multisignature reserves for the Bitspark Exchange platform.
Bitnet said that benefits to merchants include guaranteed payment, instant global reach with no cross-border fees, no price volatility, and no fraud risk or chargebacks.
The PayStand mobile app is a being offered as an extension of its payments-as-a-service platform.
The company will integrate Bitnet's payment processing platform on a number of its marketplaces.
Juniper Research has found that the number of active bitcoin users worldwide will reach 4.7 million by the end of 2019, up from just over 1.3 million last year.
Additionally, the company announced a new backend system that will allow any ATM — traditional or bitcoin — to transact on the Coin Outlet platform.
The bitcoin exchange, named igot, buys TagPesa crypto exchange and remittance gateway.
Intercede and Rivetz partner to enable software developers to integrate a security product into their apps.
According to the company, Bitrated gives every user a bitrating score based on their online presence on sites such as Facebook, Twitter and Reddit. The number is influenced by a "trust relationship with friends" based on past transactions.
Steve Beauregard, co-founder and CEO of payment platform GoCoin, will keynote VCTS on the 'the next disruptor in payments.'
A bill introduced this week in the Utah House of Representatives is seeking to explore ways the state can put bitcoin to use.
JetBlue becomes the first major domestic carrier in the U.S. to accept Apple's mobile wallet. UATP forms a partnership with BitNet to enable airlines to accept bitcoin.
Jagex, the UK-based developer behind the highly popular MMORPG RuneScape, is the first merchant to accept bitcoin payments through Adyen's platform.
A 'first of its kind' survey indicates that bitcoin proponents have their work cut out if they aim to educate Americans about bitcoin and its usefulness.
The company has regulatory approval from 23 states and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico.
The cash infusion is the largest ever for a bitcoin company, Coinbase said.
Execs from Overstock.com, Mass. Div. of Banks headline speaker lineup for Virtual Currency Today Summit
The Virtual Currency Today Summit takes place April 29 at the Hilton Boston Back Bay.