Category: Press Releases

Wirex Launches Buy Bitcoin Service with PayPal

London, March 21, 2016 — Wirex has launched an easy and low-cost way to buy bitcoin through PayPal, the giant online payment system. With this announcement, Wirex users in more than 30 countries will be able to use the E-Coin virtual Visa debit card to buy bitcoin with PayPal at the lowest cost. This service will be available through the E-Coin platform and is expected to benefit bitcoin users and holders in many countries, …
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Online Game Site “Gesoten” Introduces Bitcoin Settlement

Improved User Convenience through Diverse Settlement Options GMO Media, Inc. (CEO: Teruyuki Mori. Hereafter “GMO Media”) has added Bitcoin as one of the settlement modes available for the purchase of virtual currency (Game Currency) exclusively used in Gesoten, our online game site. bitFlyer, Inc. (CEO: Yuzo Kato. Hereafter “bitFlyer”) takes the role of the provider of Bitcoin payments. Background of the Introduction of Bitcoin in Gesoten Bitcoin, one of the …
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Factom and Ancun Zhengxin Integrate Blockchain Technology in China

Austin, TX (Feb. 23, 2016) Factom Inc. and Ancun Zhengxin Co, Ltd (“Ancun Zhengxin” thereafter) have announced a partnership to integrate Factom’s blockchain technology with Ancun Zhengxin’s electronic data notarization services in China. This partnership represents an opportunity for both parties to further its mission of enhancing integrity in information management. Factom will offer advice and technical guidance as Ancun Zhengxin shapes its blockchain strategy for its notarization services for more than 100 locations in 28 provinces across China. Mr. …
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Factom and iSoftStone Partner to Integrate Blockchain Technology and Smart City Solutions

Austin, TX (Feb 4, 2016) – Today, iSoftStone and Factom Inc. announced a Memorandum Of Understanding for the integration of iSoftStone’s smart city solution and Factom’s blockchain-as-a-service technology. Factom will offer business advice and technical knowledge as iSoftStone, a technology consulting firm, shapes its blockchain strategy for its smart city solution. As part of this solution Factom’s Apollo Product will offer a data storage, auditing, and verification layer for several …
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