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Xapo and Shakepay to Suspend Cryptocurrency Debit Card Services Outside the EU

Big changes are coming to cryptocurrency-based debit cards. These developments are not positive for anyone living outside of the EU, as it appears obtaining such cards in other countries will be extremely difficult. Both Xapo and Shakepay have been asked to halt their services to non-EU residents. Users in regions outside of the EU will soon see their accounts deactivated and their cards becoming unusable. All of this is thanks to …
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Shake – Giving Android and Apple Pay a Run for their Money

Shake is an Android mobile app which lets you pay for items at any retail location supporting contactless payment with NFC (Near Field Communication). These days almost any point of sale terminal supports contactless payments either via NFC or RFID. Unlike it’s competitors Android Pay and Apple Pay, Shake uses Bitcoin as it’s underlying currency and lets users top up their Shake wallet using Bitcoin. The Shake app is not currently …
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