Cryptocurrency needs its first big native app that takes Blockchain and tokens into the stratosphere
Centra, Monaco and TenX attempt to bridge the gap between traditional financial systems and the unbanked.
Online retailers are seeking solutions to problems plaguing the industry through Blockchain technology
The new version of the the P2P e-commerce network can be accessed via the anonymous Tor browser and can facilitate purchases when stores are offline.
Many people assume Bitcoin transactions are anonymous. That is not the case by any means, even though it is possible for users to remain pseudonymous at all times. That being said, initiatives are underway to successfully unmask parties to Bitcoin transactions when needed. It appears a technique is currently deployed on e-commerce websites in the form […]
Online retail giant Overstock has partnered with ShapeShift as part of a bid to accept more cryptocurrencies as payment.
The remedy that Blockchain brings to key problems in the growing e-commerce sector will make it indispensable in coming years.
As the Russian government takes more permissive stance on Bitcoin, Russia’s largest online retailer says it intends accepting it.
Overstock looks back at its groundbreaking decision to accept bitcoin in 2014 – a notable early boost for digital currency. Source
European consumers are largely avoiding cryptocurrencies when making e-commerce payments, according to a recent MasterCard survey. Source
OpenBazaar’s development team has detailed forthcoming upgrades and a potential launch timeline for v2.0 of the decentralized e-commerce platform. Source
Jack Ma, founder of the US$239 billion e-commerce conglomerate Alibaba, was appointed by the Malaysian government to mentor its transition to digital economy.
Fraud remains a significant threat to the e-commerce ecosystem as we know it today. Criminals tend to come up with new methods to defraud vendors and retailers every year. Right now, there are a few threats that are quite prominent all over the world. Some of these new trends are hardly surprising, whereas a lot […]
In the week the country’s Senate advised the scrapping of its highest value banknote, Pakistan’s Bitcoin trading volume has shot up almost 400%.
While momentum for bitcoin as a consumer payment method has waned, Bitcoin Black Friday is still attracting attention from merchants its fifth year on. The event, a bitcoin version of the usually aggressive, post-Thanksgiving shopping spree, started in 2012 as what its founder Jon Holmquist calls “a half-baked idea”. But that impromptu first year has blossomed […]