Tag Archives: BitPay

BitPay Sides with Bitcoin ABC in Bitcoin Cash Hard Fork

Advertisement Twitter Facebook LinkedIn BitPay has joined the litany of industry heavyweights including Coinbase and Binance in backing the Bitcoin Cash ABC side of the upcoming Bitcoin Cash hard fork. Without delving too much into the debate surrounding the upcoming chain split, Bitpay said in a blog post: BitPay’s system uses the primary software implementation of Bitcoin Cash… Read More »

Bitpay Will Not support Bitcoin SV After The BCH fork

Bitpay Inc. the famous cryptocurrency payment processing company recently announced that it has no plans to implement support for Bitcoin SV, the Bitcoin Cash fork implementation promoted by Craig Wright. Bitpay Wallet is highly prevalent among merchants around the world for its support of the controversial Payment Protocol, an implementation developed by Gavin Andresen and Mike Hearn to… Read More »

BitPay CEO: We’re Bullish On The Bitcoin Blockchain, Even Amid Altcoin Boom

Bitcoin Is Still Hot On The Payment Block As Bitcoin nears the 10th anniversary of its first public appearance, which saw Satoshi Nakamoto, a pseudonymous coder, release the original Bitcoin technical paper (whitepaper), business-centric outlet Cheddar brought on a handful of in-industry innovators to talk all things crypto. On Thursday, Cheddar, hosting a show dubbed “The Crypto Craze,” welcomed… Read More »

Square’s Debut of Payment Terminal Triggers Fresh Bitcoin Acceptance Rumors

Consumer and merchant payment network Square Inc. unveiled a point-of-sale (PoS) terminal October 19 in a move which sparked excitement about possible Bitcoin integration. Bitcoin PoS Next For Square? Unveiled on social media and in an interview with tech outlet Nerdist, Square’s device is designed as a standalone solution for merchants wishing to accept card payments. The move comes… Read More »

BitPay Introduces Settlement in Stable Coins

BitPay Expands Cross-Border Settlement Options to Gemini Dollar and Circle CENTRE Coin Atlanta, October 15, 2018 –  BitPay, the largest global blockchain payments provider, today announced the option for merchants to receive settlement in Circle and the CENTRE USD//Coin (USDC) and the Gemini Dollar (GUSD), which are both stable coins pegged to the US Dollar. Merchants and businesses around the world can… Read More »

BitPay Fronts Gemini Dollar and Circle’s USDC as they Keep Away from Tether

BitPay, an Atlanta-based crypto payment provider that allow merchants from more than 38 countries to accept payments in Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash, is taking steps to protecting their clients against price volatility rampant in Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash. In a blog-post, the payment processor said merchants in countries where there is no direct crypto to fiat conversion, can… Read More »

BitPay-Pal? BitPay Introduces Settlement in USD-Pegged Stablecoins

BitPay, purportedly the largest blockchain payments provider, will allow merchants to accept settlements in USD-pegged stablecoins. Gemini Dollar and USD Coin Get the Green Light The leading blockchain payments provider BitPay announced that it will allow merchants to receive settlement in USD-backed stablecoins, namely the Gemini Dollar (GUSD) and Circle’s USD Coin (USDC). Up until now, users of… Read More »

Bitcoin Payment Processor BitPay Launches Stablecoin Settlement [Tether’s Not Invited]

Advertisement Bitcoin payment processor BitPay has announced that merchants may now accept settlement in USD-pegged cryptocurrency “stablecoins” Gemini Dollar (GUSD) and USD Coin (USDC), providing them with the ability to denominate their operations in cryptocurrency while remaining immune from market volatility. The Atlanta-based BitPay made the announcement on Monday, explaining that it will allow merchants in 190 countries… Read More »

Hacker-Powered Security Platform HackerOne Starts Accepting Bitcoin Payments via BitPay

Continues Options for Cryptocurrency Payments Important to HackerOne Customers San Francisco and Atlanta, October 1, 2018 – HackerOne, the leading hacker-powered security platform, is the first bug bounty platform to accept Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash from clients around the world. HackerOne has implemented BitPay, the largest global blockchain payments provider to help process these payments for its clients worldwide. Founded… Read More »