Category: Adoption

4 May

“Where Coffee Just Grows”: Connecting Ethiopian Agritech to the Blockchain

Source: Bitcoin Magazine “Where Coffee Just Grows”: Connecting Ethiopian Agritech to the Blockchain Blockchain technology holds great promise in Ethiopia, the largest coffee producer in Africa, but getting a foothold in the country is a challenge due its constraining bureaucracy. One blockchain company is finding inroads by directly collaborating with the government. IOHK, the company […]
17 Apr
13 Apr

FPT and Factom Announce Partnership to Expand Blockchain-as-a-Service

Source: Bitcoin Magazine FPT and Factom Announce Partnership to Expand Blockchain-as-a-Service Austin-based blockchain-as-a-service company Factom is partnering with FPT Software, an IT services company stationed in Vietnam. The two enterprises will work with each other to develop a new blockchain technology platform through Factom Harmony — a system that creates audit records regarding data, decisions, […]
9 Apr
29 Mar

Newegg to Accept Bitcoin Payments from Canadian Customers

Source: Bitcoin Magazine Newegg to Accept Bitcoin Payments from Canadian Customers Newegg Inc., the online e-commerce site that is rivaling Amazon for sales in technical equipment and electronics, is expanding its payment options to include bitcoin for its customers in Canada. Apparently unfazed by recent price volatility and citing “the increasing mainstream awareness of cryptocurrencies,” […]
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9 Mar

Op Ed: Could an Amazon Token Become a Viable Worldwide Cryptocurrency?

Source: Bitcoin Magazine Op Ed: Could an Amazon Token Become a Viable Worldwide Cryptocurrency? Combining the benefits of a utility-based cryptocurrency and a company that exhibits the characteristics of a power law network creates the perfect opportunity for a globally adopted cryptocurrency –– the Amazon Token. Amazon’s Full-Circle Economy In this hypothetical futuristic scenario, Amazon […]
7 Mar
2 Mar

A Major Dutch Bank Is Considering a Cryptocurrency Wallet for Its Customers

Source: Bitcoin Magazine Rabobank, a major Dutch multinational banking and financial services company headquartered in Utrecht, the Netherlands, is considering the possibility of integrating a cryptocurrency wallet within its online banking system. Considered to be a global leader in food and agriculture financing and sustainability-oriented banking, Rabobank is among the 25 largest financial institutions in […]