State of Ohio Uses BitPay to Accept Corporate Tax Payment

November 26, 2018  /  by Angel Reyes
Beginning this week, corporations in Ohio will be able to pay their taxes with cryptocurrency as the Buckeye State becomes the first to accept tax payments in Bitcoin. Partnering with the global payment service provider, BitPay, the state government will be converting crypto payments directly into dollars upon receiving them. Businesses may visit OhioCrypto.com to… Read more

First Blockchain-Based Game Set to Release Early Next Year

November 20, 2018  /  by Angel Reyes
Soon, blockchain will expand its reaches into the video gaming world. Sony, a well-known entertainment product corporation, has just approved the first Ethereum-based video game for its popular console the Playstation 4. Titled Plague Hunters, the game will be a prequel to existing game Plague Road. Arcade Distillery, the developer, will be releasing the game… Read more

Binance Coin Accepted by 2.3 Million Merchants via CoinPayments Integration

November 19, 2018  /  by Angel Reyes
Binance has received a big boost as payment processor CoinPayments integrates its native token, Binance Coin (BNB), into the CoinPayments platform. CoinPayments announced the approval of BNB on Nov. 16 on its blog and on Twitter. Changpeng Zhao, CEO of Binance, said in response that the spreading of BNB to 2.3 million new users is… Read more

Colorado Elects Blockchain Friendly Governor

November 9, 2018  /  by Angel Reyes
Tuesday’s election results bring a big win for Bitcoin and blockchain with the election of democratic candidate Jared Polis as governor of Colorado. After defeating his opponent, Walker Stapleton, Polis now aims to integrate blockchain technologies into local government. Polis began supporting cryptocurrency in his previous position the Congressional representative for Colorado’s second district. He… Read more

Dash Text Brings SMS Payment Options to Venezuela

November 8, 2018  /  by Angel Reyes
Venezuelans have suffered at the hands of a hyperinflationary currency for the majority of 2018. The price of a cafe con leche hit an unbelievable 2 million bolivars in June, which reflects the 98% drop in value the bolivar has suffered over the past year. Government restrictions in place to limit access and use of… Read more