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Largest Bitcoin ATM Network Coinme Raises New Funding from Ripple’s Xpring 

| David Pan

Coinme, which provides kiosks and ATMs for digital currencies, raised $1.5 million in a Series A financing round.

Winklevoss-Backed Flexa Expands Crypto Payments Service to Canada

| William Foxley

Functioning like a pipeline for commercial transactions, SPEDN processes regular purchases in cryptocurrencies like bitcoin or ethereum.

Walmart Wants to Patent a Stablecoin That Looks a Lot Like Facebook Libra

| Daniel Palmer

Retail giant Walmart has applied for a cryptocurrency patent that bears some similarities to the Libra token proposed by Facebook in mid-June.

You Can Now Tip on Twitter With Brave’s Basic Attention Token

| William Foxley

Twitter users can tip content using Brave's Basic Attention Token, adding to its micro-tipping services.

Fold App Adds Bitcoin ‘Kickbacks’ for Purchases at Target, Starbucks

| Leigh Cuen

Mobile shoppers can earn bitcoin for purchases from Amazon, Starbucks and Target, just to name a few. 

Tech Retailer Newegg Expands Bitcoin Payments to Another 73 Nations

| Daniel Palmer

Online electronics and software retail giant Newegg has expanded bitcoin payments to nearly all of its served countries in partnership with BitPay.

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Bitcoin Startup Lolli Looks to Global Expansion With Hotels.com Partnership

| Leigh Cuen

The bitcoin rewards app Lolli is going global in 2019, starting with the travel industry.

Crypto App, Debit Card 2Gether Adds Dash to Roster of 9 Tokens

| Anna Baydakova

2gether, a European payment app allowing users to spend crypto via a Visa debit card, is adding dash to its list of nine supported coins.

Breez Reveals Lightning-Powered Bitcoin Payments App for iPhone

| Daniel Kuhn

Now in beta for the iPhone, Breez's app harnesses lighting, Neutrino and atomic swaps to make bitcoin P2P payments feasible for daily transactions.

Visa and App Provider LINE Pay to Use Blockchain in New Fintech Offerings

| Benedict Alibasa

Japanese app provider LINE Pay Corporation has inked a deal with Visa to create new fintech services for their retail and merchant customers.