Bitcoin Powers New Worldwide Cellphone Top-Up Service
Mobile payments pioneer mHITs has created a bitcoin platform it claims is the "easiest way" to send phone credit across borders.
The Bahamas is betting its mobile phone-based digital currency could be the key to faster post-disaster economic recovery.
South Korean telco LG Uplus is to trial a blockchain-based mobile payment service aimed to let travelers save fees when shopping abroad.
GCash would join such other major payment firms as PayPal and Square in addressing growing demand for cryptocurrency services.
Japanese telecoms giant Softbank Corp. has completed a blockchain proof-of-concept that allows P2P mobile payments across different carriers.
California-based business and financial software company Intuit has been awarded a patent for processing bitcoin payments via text message.