Coinme, which provides kiosks and ATMs for digital currencies, raised $1.5 million in a Series A financing round.
Functioning like a pipeline for commercial transactions, SPEDN processes regular purchases in cryptocurrencies like bitcoin or ethereum.
Retail giant Walmart has applied for a cryptocurrency patent that bears some similarities to the Libra token proposed by Facebook in mid-June.
Twitter users can tip content using Brave's Basic Attention Token, adding to its micro-tipping services.
Mobile shoppers can earn bitcoin for purchases from Amazon, Starbucks and Target, just to name a few.
Online electronics and software retail giant Newegg has expanded bitcoin payments to nearly all of its served countries in partnership with BitPay.
The bitcoin rewards app Lolli is going global in 2019, starting with the travel industry.
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.
Now in beta for the iPhone, Breez's app harnesses lighting, Neutrino and atomic swaps to make bitcoin P2P payments feasible for daily transactions.
Japanese app provider LINE Pay Corporation has inked a deal with Visa to create new fintech services for their retail and merchant customers.