Browsing the "Merchants" Tag

Bitcoin Shopping App Fold Raises $2.5 Million to Bring Lightning to Retailers

| Leigh Cuen

Competition among bitcoin retail apps is heating up, with the newly funded Fold App doubling down on lightning network experiments.

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.

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

| Benedict Alibasa

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

Russian Retailer Dixy Using Ethereum Tech to Streamline Trade Finance

| Anna Baydakova

Grocery chain Dixy has partnered with a blockchain startup to greatly reduce the time it takes to pay suppliers

SBI Plans Launch of In-Store Payments With Ripple-Powered ‘Money Tap’ App

| Daniel Palmer

SBI Ripple Asia is live testing in-store payments using its Ripple xCurrent-powered Money Tap app before a full launch "this year."

Coinbase Now Lets Merchants Accept Payments in USDC Stablecoin

| Yogita Khatri

Coinbase Commerce, the crypto exchange's merchants payments offering, has added support for dollar-pegged stablecoin USD Coin.

‘Crypto Stripe’ Flexa Raises $14 Million So You Can Buy Coffee With Bitcoin

| Leigh Cuen

Payments startup Flexa is using funds from a private token sale to make shopping with bitcoin at brick-and-mortar stores a reality.

Binance Now Lets Australians Buy Bitcoin With Cash at Over 1,300 Stores

| Yogita Khatri

Binance has unveiled a new platform in Australia that allows users to buy bitcoin with cash from 1,300-plus newsagents.

Fortune 500 Tech Firm Avnet Now Accepts Crypto Payments via BitPay

| Yogita Khatri

Avnet, one of the world's largest distributors of electronic components and services, is now accepting crypto payments through BitPay.

Bitfury Integration to Bring Bitcoin Lightning Payments to More Merchants

| Yogita Khatri

The Bitfury Group has partnered with business payments processor HadePay to bring lightning network-based bitcoin payments to merchants.