Blockchain Support On Multiple Chains Will Be Available Via Bitpay

Announcements, Blockchain, Now Accepting | December 18, 2017 By:

Blockchain payments technology platform BitPay has announced it will now support payments on other blockchains, starting with Bitcoin Cash (BCH).

In September, the company added BCH support to its wallet app. Since then, Bitpay said they’ve had growing demand from its merchants and customers to enable Bitcoin Cash support for its payment processing services.


Craigslist Allows Sellers To Accept Cryptocurrency Payments

News, Now Accepting | December 11, 2017 By:

Classified advertisements platform Craigslist has added a new feature which lets sellers indicate if they accept cryptocurrency payments.

The change was discovered by a Reddit user on December 8 in the “posting details” section of the Craigslist seller’s page. The service listing page for merchants included a checkbox to allow ad listings to specifically note that cryptocurrency payments are acceptable.


Monero Accepted By Mariah Carey, G-Eazy and More For Online Shopping

Announcements, Now Accepting | December 6, 2017 By:

Privacy-focused cryptocurrency Monero has launched Project Coral Reef, a new online shopping initiative where 45 musicians and five online stores will accept the cryptocurrency as payment this holiday season.

The initiative was created by serial entrepreneur and Monero fan Naveen Jain and Monero lead maintainer Riccardo “fluffypony” Spagni to elevate the awareness and viability of using Monero in everyday consumer transactions.


First Bitcoin Payment Accepted By ‘Big Four’ Accounting Firm PWC

Announcements, Blockchain, Now Accepting | December 1, 2017 By:

Accounting firm PricewaterhouseCoopers (PWC) has accepted its first bitcoin payment for advisory services.

PwC’s Hong Kong office revealed it is working with a number of startups involved in cryptocurrency and blockchain technology, prompting them to accept bitcoin. The firm also confirmed its advent into advising clients about crypto funds and investments,