Mastercard suffered an outage last week that led to a hold-up for some transactions – and crypto supporters on social media quickly pounced.
Mastercard is looking to improve crypto by designing a payments system that will link accounts holding both fiat currency and cryptocurrencies.
A patent filing from Mastercard explores how to use public blockchains to securely verify card credentials at the point of sale.
A patent application from Mastercard suggests that the payments giant is eyeing blockchain as part of a way to verify the authenticity of coupons.
During its quarterly earnings call, Mastercard CFO Martina Hund-Majean said cross-border volume is down due in part to bans on crypto purchases.
A Mastercard patent application outlines how nodes could be quickly added to a blockchain.
The Department of Justice has unveiled fraud charges against a co-founder of cryptocurrency startup Centra.
New patent filings from Mastercard explore a blockchain-based identity data storage system.
The credit card giant announced that it would hire 175 people at its Leopardstown office, including blockchain and AI experts.
New patent filings from Mastercard show how the credit card giant is looking at blockchain as a possible means for easing payment settlement times.