Browsing the "API" Tag

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Bitcoin in the Browser: Google, Apple and More Adopting Crypto-Ready API

| Michael del Castillo

With the help of Google, Facebook, Microsoft and Apple, the W3C is deploying a browser API that could extend cryptocurrency's payments potential.

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Credit Card Giant MasterCard Releases ‘Experimental’ Blockchain APIs

| Stan Higgins

MasterCard has quietly developed and released a set of blockchain APIs.

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Blockchain Startup Chain Kills Free Bitcoin API Service

| Yessi Bello Perez

Blockchain technology startup Chain will be shutting down its free bitcoin API service at the end of this year.

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Email Paywall System ‘Mailman’ Wins Coinbase Hackathon

| Yessi Bello Perez

Mailman has won Coinbase's second hackathon, which gave away $70,000 worth of bitcoin in prizes.

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Coinbase Announces Bitcoin Hackathon with $70,000 in Prizes

| Grace Caffyn

Coinbase has announced details of its second hackathon competition, including $70,000 in bitcoin prizes and an all-star judging panel.

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Bitso Extends Bitcoin E-Commerce Services to Mexico’s Merchants

| Tanaya Macheel

Bitso launched an ecommerce API and POS system today, positioning itself as a more wide-ranging provider of bitcoin services in the Mexican market.

Tim Draper, Nas Back Bitcoin API Maker BlockCypher in $3 Million Round

| Tanaya Macheel

BlockCypher has raised more than $3m in a seed-funding round that will allow it to expand its operations in Europe and Asia.

Neuroware Launches ‘Future-Proof’ API for Cryptocurrency Apps

| Daniel Cawrey

Startup Neuroware has announced Blockstrap, an API designed to help developers build user-friendly cryptocurrency apps, whatever the future brings.

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Chain Reflects on the Growing Role of Bitcoin APIs  in 2014

| Eric Rykwalder

Chain's Eric Rykwalder examines how bitcoin APIs have been a boon for developers over the last year, and looks ahead to what 2015 might bring.

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The Blockchain Application Stack

| Joel Monegro

The blockchain could very well change the infrastructure of the Internet. Here's what the new Internet could look like in 10 years.