04-12-2018: Bithumb Exchange Rolls Out Cryptocurrency Kiosks For In-Store Payments

South Korea’s largest cryptocurrency exchange, Bithumb, has successfully rolled out kiosks accepting cryptocurrency across the country, within local restaurants, shopping centres and stores. They have partnered with local mobile payment service provider “Pay’s”, to make this a reality in more than 6,000 stores for the launch. This allows consumers to …

02-13-2018: Microsoft Integrates Blockchain-Based Decentralized IDs to Authenticator

This Monday Microsoft revealed its plans to integrate Blockchain-based decentralized IDs (DIDs) into its Microsoft Authenticator app to manage identity data and cryptographic keys. The app, was launched in August of 2016 and is used by millions. Microsoft is looking to provide a new model of digital identity that would …

02-03-2018: UPS Plans New Decentralized Locker System w/ Bitcoin Payments

Cloud mining service Coinmint has won approval to take over an abandoned smelter for Bitcoin mining operations on Tuesday, Jan. 30. As local news broadcaster WWNYTV reports Thursday along with local government documentation, lawmakers in upstate New York voted in favor of awarding subsidiary North Country Data Center (NCDC) 15 …