Bitcoin

Banks, Insurance & Financial Services JP Morgan Offers Customers Own Non-Volatile Cryptocurrency

The U.S. bank will regulate the JPM coin to avoid value fluctuation, ensuring a 1:1 dollar exchange as it strives to capture the growing mainstream crypto audience

Grocery, Convenience & Supermarket Coinstar And Coinme Bring Bitcoin To Grocery Store Shoppers

A new partnership between Coinstar and Coinme allows grocery shoppers at Safeway and Albertsons to exchange cash for bitcoin through Coinstar kiosks, increasing accessibility to the crypto economy while driving foot traffic to stores

Retail Overstock Sells Ecommerce Business To Focus On Blockchain Investment

The company's founder intends to sell the entire retail business and focus on investments in blockchain technology and startups

Automotive Rolls-Royce Dealer Lets Customers Purchase With Bitcoin

The option of using the digital currency to buy vehicles from a Texas Rolls dealer is driven by desire for ease and simplicity from customers making luxury purchases

Technology Social Platform Lets Users Buy Upvotes And Downvotes With Bitcoin

Thundermessage, a new social newsfeed platform, allows users to curate their newsfeed content, by investing in bitcoin, users are able vote on what content deserve to be seen by the platform's community

Transactions & Payments Amsterdam Airport's Bitcoin ATM Allows Travelers To Exchange Euros For Crypto

Schiphol airport has installed a cryptocurrency station in the hopes of making currency exchange more convenient for international travelers

Loyalty & Membership Rental Car Reward Program Lets Customers Exchange Points For Bitcoin

With E-Z Rent A Car's loyalty program, members can redeem accumulated points for discounts, toll passes and digital currencies

Advertising 'Bacoin' Cryptocurrency Can Be Exchanged For Real Bacon

Oscar Mayer's interactive marketing campaign gives customers the power to cash in on bacon and increase the value of their 'investments' by spreading the word on social

Banks, Insurance & Financial Services This Phone Aims To Make Blockchain More User-Friendly

Dubbed the Finney, the device from Sirin Labs aims to facilitate mobile cryptocurrency purchases while implementing retina and fingerprint-scanning technology

Technology Small Chip Makes It Easier For People To Spend Bitcoin In The Real World

With the Flip chip, shoppers can quickly exchange Bitcoin for U.S. dollars and store them in their digital wallet to use at physical retail stores

Millennials E-Commerce Platform Only Accepts Cryptocurrency

MegaX believes that digital currencies are the future of online shopping

Food & Beverage KFC Canada Has A Menu Item That Can Only Be Bought With Bitcoin

KFC Canada created a new menu item for customers who want to spend their cryptocurrency

Syndicated Brands Generate Buzz By Associating Themselves With Cryptocurrency

Companies pivoting to, or just showing an interest in, cryptocurrencies and associated technologies have resulted in a sudden burst in share price

Retail What Can We Expect From Tech In 2018?

Social networks and politics, the still unfulfilled promise of augmented reality, pay-to-play games: what might change in the year ahead