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Report: Uber, PayPal, Visa to Back Facebook’s GlobalCoin Cryptocurrency

| Nikhilesh De

Visa, Mastercard, PayPal and Uber are all backing Facebook's new cryptocurrency, according to the Wall Street Journal.

Crypto Broker Led by Uber and E*Trade Alums Is Going Public

| Marc Hochstein

Voyager, a crypto brokerage founded by Uber and E*Trade alums, is going public via a $60 million reverse merger.

New Exchange Claims It Can Tokenize Shares of AirBnb, Uber, SpaceX

| Nikhilesh De

Hg Exchange, a new security token platform launched by Zilliqa and MaiCoin, aspires to tokenize shares of big-name private companies.

Uber, E*Trade Vets to Launch No-Fee Crypto Exchange

| Anna Baydakova

A new cryptocurrency exchange is set to launch with no-feed trading – and it's got some notable backers behind it.

Sex Workers Have Serious Issues With a Crypto-Powered ‘Uber for Escorts’

| Leigh Cuen

Describing itself as the "Uber of escorting," PinkDate is one of several sex industry startups launching a cryptocurrency-fueled booking app.

Ridesharing App Founder Wants to Build a Blockchain ‘Uber’

| Chuan Tian

Chen Weixing, founder of Chinese ride-hailing app Kuaidi Dache, is planning to build a blockchain-based application for ride-sharing.

Bitcoin Startup Blockchain Adds Uber, UBS Execs to Leadership Team

| Jaroslaw Adamowski

Bitcoin software wallet startup Blockchain added two new executive hires this week, amid a continued buildup of expertise on its team.

Uber Argentina Enlists Bitcoin Partner in Fight to Continue Service

| Pete Rizzo

The Argentinian subsidiary of ridesharing giant Uber is turning to a bitcoin payment option amid a crackdown by local authorities.

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Uber Denies Plans to Accept Bitcoin Payments

| Pete Rizzo

Uber has denied rumors that is currently integrating bitcoin as a payment option for its on-demand mobile ride-sharing services.


Bitcoin Supporters Should Take a Page Out of the Uber Playbook

| Joe Maristela

Angel investor Joe Maristela explores what people in the bitcoin space can learn from regulatory developments in the Philippines surrounding Uber.