Verifone Enables Retailers to Accept Cryptocurrencies, Says Merchants’ Appetite for Crypto Payments ‘Has Exploded’

Verifone Enables Retailers to Accept Cryptocurrencies, Says Merchants' Appetite for Crypto Payments 'Has Exploded'Verifone, a global payment system provider with 35 million devices in 150 countries, is rolling out crypto payment support in the U.S. in partnership with Bitpay. Verifone’s platform processes more than $440 billion annually. The company says, “the appetite for crypto payments has exploded this year.” Major Retailers Will Soon Be Able to Accept Cryptocurrency […]

Central Bank of Ukraine Supports Crypto Industry, Fears Cryptocurrency

The National Bank of Ukraine recognizes the benefits of endorsing crypto innovations but also fears cryptocurrencies could gain ground on the national fiat. Announcing its monetary policy guidelines for the near future, the regulator noted it’s going to defend the status of the hryvnia as the only legal tender in the country. Bank of Ukraine […]

Croatian E-bike Company Greyp Bikes Integrates Cryptocurrency Payments

Croatian E-bike Company Greyp Bikes Integrates Cryptocurrency PaymentsGreyp Bikes, a company founded by Croatian innovator and entrepreneur Mate Rimac, has integrated crypto payments into its online billing system. All of its high-tech cycling products can now be purchased using nine different coins thanks to a partnership with payment processor Paycek. Greyp Bikes Accepts Cryptocurrencies for Its Electric Bicycles Croatia’s Greyp Bikes, which […]

Many Major Airlines Can Now Accept Cryptocurrencies via UATP Global Payment Network

Major Airlines Can Now Accept Cryptocurrencies via UATP Global Payment NetworkUniversal Air Travel Plan (UATP) is bringing more than 300 airline members and travel merchants cryptocurrency payment options. Airlines in the UATP network include Air Canada, Air China, Delta, Frontier, Japan Airlines, Jetblue, Qantas, Southwest, and United. UATP Gets Into Crypto UATP is an airline-owned global payment network accepted by thousands of merchants worldwide for […]

Russia Not Ready for Bitcoin as Legal Tender, Putin’s Spokesman Peskov Says

Russia Not Ready for Bitcoin as Legal Tender, Putin’s Spokesman Peskov SaysRussia has no reason to recognize bitcoin, President Putin’s press secretary has noted after El Salvador became the first country to adopt the digital coin as legal tender. In a statement to the press, Dmitry Peskov revealed he is convinced that such a move would not bring any benefits to the Russian Federation. Kremlin Not […]

Shop.com Announces Cryptocurrency Acceptance to ‘Kick off the Next Chapter’ of Business

Shop.com Announces Cryptocurrency Acceptance to 'Kick off the Next Chapter' of BusinessThis past weekend at the Market America Worldwide Shop.com 2021 International Convention (MAIC2021), the president of the e-commerce firm, Steve Ashley, announced Shop.com sites from around the world will be accepting cryptocurrencies via Bitpay. This means that bitcoin, ethereum, bitcoin cash, and several other digital assets can be used to purchase products via Shop.com’s websites. […]

Anarchist Bar in Brussels Now Accepts Cryptocurrency

Anarchist Bar in Brussels Now Accepts CryptocurrencyA bar in Brussels frequented by local anarchists has introduced crypto payments. Bitcoin is the money of the future, say the owners who have recently renovated the place. It is among the first such establishments in the Belgian capital to take coins for pints, they say. Dolle Mol Bar on Rue des Éperonniers Will Take […]