Browsing the "Payments Network" Tag

Mastercard Wins Patent for Speeding Up Crypto Payments

| Christine Kim

Mastercard is looking to improve crypto by designing a payments system that will link accounts holding both fiat currency and cryptocurrencies.

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Could the Bitcoin Lightning Network Solve Blockchain Scalability?

| Yessi Bello Perez

Could a decentralised system where off-blockchain bitcoin transactions are sent over a network of micropayment channels solve blockchain scalability?


Payments Giant Ingenico Adds Bitcoin Option to POS Terminals

| Yessi Bello Perez

Bitcoin payments provider Paymium has partnered with one of the world’s largest point-of-sale (POS) solution providers to allow European…

Coinapult Launches LOCKS, Aiming to Eliminate Bitcoin Price Volatility

| Pete Rizzo

Coinapult's LOCKS service allows consumers to reduce their exposure to bitcoin's volatility by pegging their BTC to another asset.

Innopay Report: Is Bitcoin Fad or Future of Payments?

| Stan Higgins

The report explores how banks, consumers and investors may embrace bitcoin, should it succeed, over the next few years.

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Could mobile payment Lemon Network be fruitful for bitcoin?

| Danny Bradbury

Could a processor-agnostic mobile wallet be a helpful tool for bitcoin adoption?

Altcoin partnership UNOCS launches Bridge service for instant merchant payments

| David Gilson

UNOCS has announced a new payment system to enable instant payments between consumers and merchants.

Mycelium promises Bitcoin card with a brain

Mycelium promises Bitcoin card with a brain

| Danny Bradbury

Bitcoin Card will offer a way to transfer bitcoins without a smartphone or laptop, say the founders of the Mycelium network, which is backing the…

10 things you need to know about Ripple

| Ariella Brown

Ripple is the name for both a digital currency (XRP) and an open payment network within which that currency is transferred.