Tag: crypto

Coinbase Plus Visa: An Engagement We Were Looking For

Admit it. We were all waiting for news like this one. Yes, we were. Because it’s news like this which will make crypto adoption truly “mass” and crypto concept easily understandable for people. So, Coinbase and Visa have announced a partnership in the UK, to begin with; EU countries will join in the coming months. …

Western Union Just Can’t Stop With Crypto (Flirting)

Western Union was never shy to show an interest in crypto-related opportunities. Last year the company started to work on patents, which suggest that the method to increase the security of electronic payments is in development. There were some tests with XRP also. And most lately, the partnership with a Philippines-based e-wallet Coins.ph was announced. …

The Biggest Railway In Japan Plans To Accept Crypto

Japan is really serious about crypto. The country clearly wants to be at the forefront when it comes to mass adoption of cryptocurrencies. After the news about the launching of Yahoo! backed crypto exchange, more exciting information appeared.   The biggest railway and subway operator in the country – Japan Railways Group (JR Group) – …

Switzerland: Online Shopping With Crypto

Digitec Galaxus, the biggest online retailer in the country, has started to accept crypto payments. Now, how cool is that? Instead of endless talks about strategies on crypto mass adoption, Digitec Galaxus just made crypto payment option available. That’s it, that’s how to promote crypto to the masses. For starters, there are two online shops …

Mordor (aka Facebook) Is Coming To Crypto

Wazzup, crypto enthusiasts? Are you ready to risk the very essence of the crypto – privacy and independence? You’d better be because Facebook is coming to your idyllic little world. And where there is Facebook, there is Mordor, inevitably. This Zuckerberg guy is really something. He knows how to spoil everyone’s party. He continues to …

Samsung And Crypto: Made For Each Other (And For All Of Us)

People working at Samsung have genuinely great minds. Instead of holding to the (glorious) past, they’re looking into the inevitable future. Moreover, they’re about to make our lives better and (crypto) brighter. Samsung’s Galaxy S10 phone – and Samsung Pay app – is about to integrate the support of digital assets. The Korean media have …

Bitcoin Was Sent… Via Radio!

To all the naysayers – the future is now! Because yes, the Bitcoin was sent via radio waves – no Internet connection, no satellite – and it just happened! Actually, it doesn’t matter why and how, the thing is – crypto enthusiasts did it! Nick Szabo, in particular, is absolutely loving it. This is not …

Another Mass Lay-Off At Crypto-Related Company

These days’ new buzzword is “cryptocurrency winter”, because Bitcoin and all other shit coins spiraled down with the speed of a rocket in winter. Hello, Captain Obvious. As if shit is programmed to happen exclusively in winter. Anyhoo. Another crypto-ICO related company has announced a massive layoff – 80% of its staff, to be exact. …

Galaxy Digital To Offer Loans To Crypto Wizkids

Crypto start-ups, rejoice! Galaxy Digital – Novogratz’s crypto merchant bank – is raising a whopping $250M to build a credit fund. This entity would offer loans to crypto-related start-ups and initiatives. To be eligible for the loan, a startup should provide a collateral – crypto tokens, crypto mining devices and so on. The report was …