Bitfinex partners with Blade Payments to provide bitcoin debit cards that can be used at any time without preloading a fiat currency. Customers of Bitfinex can automatically convert their bitcoins in cash with the help of traditional ATMs.
Tierion and Philips have teamed up to bring crypto currency innovations to the health care sector.
Ebay has filed patents for two cryptocurrency systems with the United States Patent and Trademark office. Both patent applications filed by the US retail giant deal with cryptocurrency.
Mexican retail company Grupo Famsa has started accepting payments in bitcoin from customers via the payment processor BitPay.
London-based blockchain start-up Setl claims to break the mark of 1 billion transaction per day for blockchain operations.
The UK-based bitcoin exchange EuroBitMarket has opened the trading site with options to deposit bitcoin and fiat currency, including card deposits in euros and dollars.
Bitcoin fits perfectly with the payment solutions offered by Yandex.Money, the leading Russian electronic wallet platform, the company’s media relations manager Nora Kirkizh told BitcoinMagazine.