Tag: Payments

What Is Request Network?

Combining the best of cryptocurrency, blockchain, and commerce has not been done on a large scale so far. Request Network is one of the projects designed to do so, although building a decentralized network for payment requests will not be easy. Now is a good time to see what this project is all about. The Request Network’s Mission It is evident there is an interesting opportunity ahead for blockchain companies …
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Chinese Beggars Flock to QR Codes to Collect Money

Everyone knows technology plays a big role in China. Especially in the financial sector, there are plenty of interesting technology-related developments to keep an eye on. The use of QR codes has increased exponentially over the past few years. Surprisingly, street beggars are now using this technology as a way to collect money.  QR Codes Serve Different Purposes Given the popularity of mobile and digital payment solutions, it’s not surprising to see QR …
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Here Are Four Bitcoin Cash Payment Processors Worth Checking Out

No one can deny that Bitcoin Cash has become very popular very quickly. Although it remains to be seen if it will overtake Bitcoin, there are a few service providers which think that will happen. Moreover, merchants and retailers can now accept BCH payments with relative ease and at an affordable rate. Below are some of the service providers which offer such functionality as of right now. Always do your own research before …
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Microsoft No Longer Accepts Bitcoin Payments

If there is one trend that became evident in the year 2017, it is how some early adopters have dropped support for Bitcoin. More specifically, a lack of interest and high transaction costs have made dealing in Bitcoin unappealing for most retailers. Microsoft is perhaps the biggest company to have rethought its support for Bitcoin recently, even though it always offered it in very limited fashion. Surprisingly, the company no longer counts Bitcoin among its “active payment …
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