E-commerce is the activity of trading and purchasing various products and services over the internet. E-commerce often refers to such businesses as internet marketing, automated data collection systems, electronic funds transfer and many others. The most typical e-commerce transactions are made to purchase music and books in digital distribution platforms. E-commerce is one of the most significant fields of business, with a fast growing market and a huge trade turnover. As an IT-related business, e-commerce actively implements new methods and technologies into existing networks. There are already several startups working on building e-commerce platforms with the implementation of blockchain technology to make sustainable and unchangeable networks for inventory management, electronic data interchange and supply chain management.
Bolt expects to integrate its checkout system with cryptocurrencies by the end of 2022, allowing consumers to buy physical goods with crypto.
Bolt to enable Bitcoin and NFT access via Wyre acquisition
Metaverse Fashion Week demonstrated how brands and designers can further engage with consumers using NFTs.
NFT adoption: Tokens take the runway at Metaverse Fashion Week
Is 2022 the year of NFTs that can evolve and change over time or should NFT data be immutable?
‘The industry will need to have dynamic NFTs,’ says Vivid Labs CEO Halsey Minor
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Blockchain metaverse ecosystems gain traction as brands create digital experiences
A crypto-focused e-commerce platform now allows shoppers to pay for everyday purchases using digital assets in three interest-free installments.
Crypto-focused shopping site rolls out 'buy now, pay later' feature
The Latin American e-commerce platform selected Brazil to kick-off crypto payments via its MercadoPago application.
MercadoLibre plans to accept BTC and cryptocurrencies as payment for all products
Any sellers that list crypto miners or relevant products on Alibaba’s platforms after Oct. 15 will face significant penalties.
Alibaba to ban crypto miner sales amid Chinese crackdown