Bitcoin Payment News

Bitcoin, as any other type of established currency is, among other things, meant to be a method payment. As of yet, Bitcoin payments have not become widely used, though they are surely moving towards it. The Bitcoin payment process establishes a pretty high entry barrierfor users and pushes some potential users away. The small amount of accepters makes using Bitcoin as a means of payment an unnecessary option for most businesses. Still,it might not be not wise to turn down a method of payment that is useful for some clients, since accepting payments though Bitcoin isn’t really that hard of a task. There are multiple guides on how to accept Bitcoin payments and secondary services have been made to ease in this task. Bitcoin payments were, for some time, slow and expensive, but the development of Bitcoin makes it easier and faster to use Bitcoin as an alternative to cash for regular, small purchases.
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In recognition of Bitcoin pizza day, the first-ever real-world transaction using Bitcoin, Cointelegraph speaks with the crypto community about their historic BT...
Bitcoin Pizza Day rewind: A homage to weird and wonderful BTC purchases
Joseph Hall
2022-05-22T07:30:00+01:00
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A data analyst on the Isle of Man demonstrated how contactless payments work on Bitcoin’s Lightning Network using an NFC enabled Bolt Card.
The Lightning Network Lunch: A Bitcoin contactless payment story
Joseph Hall
2022-05-18T10:08:48+01:00
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A class of 2021 Bitcoiner in Mozambique is using the Lightning Network to transact while using Bitcoin to protect his savings.
Making money, escaping poverty: Bitcoin and Lightning in Mozambique
Joseph Hall
2022-05-10T13:20:00+01:00
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“Taken together, these various new payment options, impressively, recently represented about 35% of our total online payments,” said AMC Theatres CEO Adam Aron....
More than a third of AMC online payments are crypto or digital — CEO
Brian Quarmby
2022-05-10T04:01:28+01:00
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Gucci’s past efforts into Web3 have culminated with the brand accepting 12 cryptocurrencies at a few select stores, with a wider rollout planned for the future.
Gucci the latest luxury brand to accept crypto payments in store
Jesse Coghlan
2022-05-05T06:07:37+01:00
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Samson Mow, former chief strategy officer at Blockstream, is convinced that DeFi protocols can’t compete with Bitcoin as monetary networks due to their lack of ...
‘DeFi is not decentralized at all,’ says former Blockstream executive
Marco Castrovilli
2022-04-28T17:15:00+01:00
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The researchers also found that Bitcoin is gaining ground compared to other payment methods in El Salvador.
One-fifth of businesses in El Salvador now accept Bitcoin: NBER study
Ezra Reguerra
2022-04-28T13:09:01+01:00
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Okay Bears, a Solana-powered NFT topped OpenSea’s 24-hour sales charts on Thursday, while a South African fine-wine NFT auction takes off netting raising more t...
Nifty News: Solana NFT Okay Bears tops charts, South African wine NFTs rake it in and more
Staff Writer
2022-04-28T08:29:56+01:00
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