Tag: Overstock

Coinbase Merchant Error Causes Major Exploit on Overstock

Recently, it was made public that retail giant Overstock.com had fallen victim to a huge exploit involving Coinbase’s merchant API. This is another issue on top of many others that customers and businesses have made apparent affecting the leading Bitcoin exchange. On January 5, independent researchers discovered a massive exploit in Overstock’s cryptocurrency payment gateway, which is offered through Coinbase’s merchant functionality. This exploit allowed Overstock customers to purchase items with Bitcoin …
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Top 5 Companies Accepting Bitcoin

Since Bitcoin’s inception 8 years ago many merchants and retailers have warmed up to the currency and use it today. This article will list the 5 best places to spend your Bitcoins. #5 Dell Dell started accepting Bitcoin in 2014, it is one of the largest personal computer companies in the US. Dell’s Bitcoin payment option is integrated with Coinbase and it is built right into the checkout page. When you’re …
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XML Gold Exchange Is Excited About The Future of Bitcoin

Many people see  a very bright future for Bitcoin outside of the realm of digital currencies, and one of the most prominent companies to express that sentiment is XML Gold. Some people may have heard of this platform before, as they are active in the world of exchanging Bitcoin and digital currency for quite some time now. Also read: Bank of Ireland Partners With Deloitte For Blockchain Experiment XML Gold …
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Overstock.com Makes 4$ Million Strategic Investment in Caribbean Bitcoin Exchange Bitt

Online retailer Overstock.com has announced a 4$ million strategic investment in Caribbean digital currency exchange Bitt. The news was announced at a press conference held in Barbados, which was attended by representatives from Overstock and Bitt, as well as numerous representatives from several Caribbean nations. Patrick Byrne, CEO of Overstock, said that Bitt’s effort to bring mobile digital currency access to the underbanked citizens of the Caribbean region is a …
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