Coinbase Commerce Integrates Dai Cryptocurrency for Merchant Payments – CoinDesk

Coinbase’s merchant payments arm has added support for the dai stablecoin, bringing together online retail and decentralized finance (DeFi). MakerDAO announced Thursday Coinbase Commerce had integrated dai as a payment method, opening the cryptocurrency up to affiliated online merchants and online commerce platforms like Shopify and WooCommerce. The integration will introduce “merchants to a growing […]

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Binance Adds 15 Fiat Currencies as Exchange Pushes Global Expansion – CoinDesk

Binance has added payment support for 15 fiat currencies in a major push to corner local markets. The Malta-based cryptocurrency exchange announced Friday that users can now purchase cryptocurrencies with a longer list of supported fiat currencies through its integration with Israeli fiat payments processor Simplex. The new integration provides gateways for currencies including the […]

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Merchants Can Now Accept XRP Via Crypto Payment Processor BitPay – CoinDesk

Cryptocurrency payment solution BitPay has added support for XRP to its wallet app on Tuesday, after first announcing its intent to do so in October 2019. Ecommerce domain eGifter and humanitarian organization CARE have already announced their adoption of XRP for commerce and donations following the addition, BitPay said. “BitPay continues to expand consumers’ ability […]

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Binance Adds Near-Instant UK Pound Payments in Latest Fiat Expansion – CoinDesk

Malta-based cryptocurrency exchange Binance has added a flurry of new fiat funding options since New Year, including Faster Payments for U.K. pounds-bearing customers. The company announced Wednesday that the addition comes via a new partnership with fiat-to-crypto payments provider Banxa, which also allows the firm to offer Australian dollar and euro purchases directly from Binance’s […]

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Samsung Cleverly Embraces Bitcoin as Rival Apple ‘Surpresses’ Crypto

Samsung quietly added support for bitcoin in its blockchain-enabled smartphones. Rival Apple continues to surpress the technology. Source: Shutterstock By CCN Markets: South Korean conglomerate Samsung has added support for Bitcoin to its tenth series of blockchain-enabled smartphones. This was revealed in an update posted on its developer website. With the added support for the […]

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