Online gift card platform Gyft has partnered with blockchain infrastructure provider Chain to create blockchain-powered gift cards.
Merchants are able to accept bitcoin mobile payments through Android and iOS apps, and the Coinzone platform features easy-to-install plugins for dozens of popular e-commerce platforms.
The Bitcoin Consumer Fair will be hosted in Atlanta on the weekend of April 18, 2015. The Fair is part of a larger initiative to make Atlanta more bitcoin friendly.
Bitnet said that benefits to merchants include guaranteed payment, instant global reach with no cross-border fees, no price volatility, and no fraud risk or chargebacks.
The company will integrate Bitnet's payment processing platform on a number of its marketplaces.
The ATM allows a user to carry out transactions of up to $3,000 USD a day at the machine.
JetBlue becomes the first major domestic carrier in the U.S. to accept Apple's mobile wallet. UATP forms a partnership with BitNet to enable airlines to accept bitcoin.
Money raised will help Ziftr "bring cryptocurrency into the mainstream for both consumers and retailers."
Company also prepares to offer its employees the option of being paid in bitcoin.
The conference will focus on technologies such as digital signage, self-service kiosks, mobile and tablets, as well as emerging technologies like beacons, virtual assistants and augmented reality.
Amsterdam-based payment processing company ZebraPay has introduced bitcoin transactions with Coinzone.
"We want bitcoin users to know that they can pay for their entire vacation with bitcoin here."
Pantera Capital and other firms lead the way.
Company hopes to see even more merchants participate in 2014 event.
Includes NFC and additional new features to allow retail merchants to accept bitcoin.
Bitcoin Checkout is available today and can sit alongside existing systems.
Acromobile Payments with bitcoin acceptance is available to any merchant as a fully integrated Order-to-Bitcoin-to-Cash solution with integration to leading CRM and ERP systems.
BitPay, Coinbase and GoCoin to enable North American digital goods merchants working with PayPal to accept the cryptocurrency.
PayPal-owned company partners with digital wallet provider Coinbase.
The MIT Co-op already offers a Bitcoin exchange and now becomes the first major university bookstore to add the digital currency as a payment method.