By Chris Dawson August 24, 2021 - 10:05 am

PayPal Cryptocurrency abilities launched for the UK

PayPal Cryptocurrency services have launched in the UK, giving the ability for customers to to buy, hold and sell cryptocurrency. Choosing from four types of cryptocurrencies, Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin and Bitcoin Cash, by accessing your PayPal account via the website or the mobile app, you can

Newegg welcomes Dogecoin as a payment method

To celebrate Dogeday Newegg announced that they are now accepting Dogecoin as a payment method at Newegg has been quick to embrace the shift to cryptocurrency. In 2014, the company was the first major e-retailer to accept Bitcoin for purchases made on the Newegg

PayPal Launches Checkout with Crypto in US

Paypal have announced the launch of Checkout with Crypto, a new feature that will expand the utility of cryptocurrency. Available at millions of global online businesses and continuing to expand over the coming months, PayPal customers with cryptocurrency holdings in the U.S. will be able

Is Cryptocurrency dead for ecommerce?

Crpytocurrency was hailed as the next generation solution to online payments. An easy way to pay cross border, secure but untraceable and at the same time removing those pesky hidden exchange rates coupled with cross border payment fees. But is cryptocurrency dead so far as

Newegg jumps on cryptocurrency bandwagon with global Bitcoin payment expansion

The US tech-focused marketplace Newegg are capitalising on the cryptocurrency trend by announcing the global expansion of Bitcoin payments to 73 Newegg country-specific stores, allowing shoppers to pay in nearly all of the countries the company serves worldwide. Five years ago, the marketplace was one of

eBay and Libra to ‘explore’ cryptocurrency payments

eBay and Libra have teamed up to "explore" cryptocurrency as "a trusted, accepted and stable cryptocurrency [on] eBay’s marketplace." today announced their partnership with global currency supplier Libra to "expand global ecommerce and make it more frictionless and affordable for consumers." eBay say that there

14m Benfica fans can now buy tickets and merch cryptocurrency

14 million Benfica fans can now buy tickets and merch with their favourite cryptocurrency such as Bitcoin or Ethereum. Portuguese champions S.L. Benfica has become the first major European football club to accept cryptocurrency payments. Partnering with UTRUST, club supporters now have the option to use

eBay Virtual Currency payments suggested to be coming soon

The eBay Virtual Currency payments rumours began with a couple of banners at Consensus, the annual gathering of the cryptocurrency and blockchain industry and now have exploded across the crypto world being reported as hard news. A telegram account, with the user name @PatronsofTheMoon,

Sanja Kon and UTRUST demystify Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies

One of the most interesting talks at Retail Without Borders was presented by Sanja Kon from UTRUST. Sanja talked about how to enable borderless payments from anywhere in the world, and at far lower transaction rates than with traditional ecommerce finance providers. When ecommerce started out