The company has officially launched its service to enable Canadian retailers to sell bitcoin to their customers.
Patrick Byrne, CEO of Overstock, announced his leave of absence for medical reasons. Overstock was the first major online retailer to accept bitcoin payments.
Coinsource announced it has deployed a GenesisCoin bitcoin ATM at Mission Groceries in San Francisco. This is the third bitcoin ATM in the city and is the only one open for service seven days a week.
South African online marketplace bidorbuy announced it will now accept bitcoin payments.
All Things Bitcoin is a new online store that offers bitcoin-themed T-shirts, posters, mugs and other memorabilia.
Bitcoin startup BitAccess has announced a new service that allows customers to purchase bitcoins directly from retailers.
Two thieves in Atlanta recently stole a bitcoin ATM in what is believed to be the first bitcoin ATM robbery.
U.S. based bitcoin company Coinbase has expanded to Singapore retailers to offer buy and sell operations.
Digital gifting platform Ifeelgoods recently announced a partnership with bitcoin payment processor Snapcard to integrate bitcoin into its rewards catalog.
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.