The former CEO of bitcoin gift card service Gyft, has announced that his latest startup venture, Civic, has received $2.75m in funding.
Bitcoin and the blockchain were frequent topics at the annual Money20/20 conference held in Las Vegas last week.
Vinny Lingham, Gyft co-founder and CEO, explains how bitcoin payments on his digital card platform have decreased.
ChangeTip users can now withdraw bitcoin from the platform in the form of gift cards, thanks to an integration with Gyft this week.
Gyft has partnered with Chain to create Gyft Block, a digital gift card trading platform, as part of its drive towards 'gift cards 2.0'.
Gyft CEO Vinny Lingham has announced plans for his mobile gift card company to use blockchain technologies.
First Data's Mark Putman talks about his company's acquisition of Gyft and its initial interests in the bitcoin space.
Mobile gift card wallet Gyft has updated its iOS app, adding a bitcoin payments option for iPhone users.
A startup called Pheeva is pushing for broader bitcoin adoption through a new partnership with Gyft.
The Bitcoin Foundation has officially announced its two newest board members: Bobby Lee and Brock Pierce.