How Blockchain Can Disrupt the Payments Industry? Will it Be the End of PayPal?

  • In an effort to re-instill trust in payment transactions, world’s first Blockchain solution UTRUST aims to bridge the gap between consumer and seller trust online.
  • In fact, UTRUST hopes to implement the world’s first cryptocurrency consumer protections into its platform to ensure that the consumer protection are in place especially for transactions usually plagued with fraud such as traditional online purchases, acting as a mediator, resolver of conflicts, enabling the possibility of refunds to mitigate risks and fraud, while shielding the merchant from cryptocurrency market volatility.
  • In its partnership Swiss Blockchain incubator, Crypto Valley, the company aims to champion online trust and implement consumer protections on a mass scale, building up a global payment system that is very similar to that of PayPal but benefiting from Blockchain endless advantages.
  • Backed with their experience in fintech and Blockchain, the Switzerland-based company has created a new way of online payment where people can trade in cryptocurrencies ensuring that every transaction is secure for everyone involved by providing innovative purchase protection mechanisms in place.
  • UTRUST and Crypto Valley agrees in one mission, and that is to ensure the interest of both the consumer and merchants’ by creating a secure cryptocurrency platform.

Around 1.2 million dollars worth of online business transactions are done every half a minute, according to AdWeek. Out of those transactions, retailers …
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Bitcoin is tanking after Chinese exchanges block withdrawals

  • China’s largest bitcoin exchanges recently announced they would charge a flat fee of 0.2% on all transactions.
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  • Bitcoin is tanking after Chinese exchanges block withdrawals
  • Reuters/Mark Blinch) Bitcoin was down by 9.6%, or $102, at $959 a coin as of 9:30 a.m. ET on Thursday after at least two of China’s biggest bitcoin exchanges announced they were blocking customers from withdrawing their bitcoins.
  • The announcements followed Wednesday’s meeting between the People’s Bank of China and the bitcoin exchanges.

Bitcoin was down by 9.6%, or $102, at $959 a coin as of 9:30 a.m. ET on Thursday after at least…
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Nas Performs a Set

More photos from the Rolling Stone x @Budweiser party last weekend.

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  • Nas brought the crowd to its feet with classics like “Hate Me Now (Stop),” One Mic,” “Made You Look” and more.
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Nas brought the crowd to its feet with classics like “Hate Me Now (Stop),” One Mic,” “Made You Look” and more.
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Blockchain 101 for the Non-Techie Lawyer

#blockchain 101 for the Non-Techie Lawyer

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While widely heralded as one of the “next big things” in legal technology, blockchain technology and its potential effects remain both widely unknown and misunderstood. Now, as enterprises begin looking at the technology and its place in the legal operations process, in-house attorneys stand to benefit by building a body of knowledge around the technology that will play a part in their futures. To help shed light on this advancement, Legaltech News spoke with two attorneys at the forefront of blockchain development to understand what the technology is, what benefits it offers, and how and when it will effect attorney work product. What exactly is a blockchain? Simply put, a blockchain is a digital
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The Rise Of Bitcoin And Its Influence On Online Gaming

  • Bitcoin has successfully made a scene in the online gaming industry
  • With the inception of Bitcoin, the online gaming industry eventually experienced the promising market for Bitcoin gambling.
  • Transaction fees are zero, if not zero, then negligible as compared to the fees that you’re familiar with in the online gaming industry.
  • The future success of Bitcoin is pretty imminent but that doesn’t mean that Bitcoin technologies can only guarantee it.
  • Valid reasons behind operators using Bitcoin

Bitcoin has been enjoying a preposterous and an unbelievable journey sinc…
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BBC Radio 1

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  • BBC Radio 1 hangs out at Justin Bieber’s House
  • Ahead of his Live Lounge performance, Justin Bieber welcomes Clara Amfo to his place in LA, to hang out in the garden, shoot some hoops, and hang with his cute little dog Todd.
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Ahead of his Live Lounge performance, Justin welcomes Clara Amfo to his place in LA.
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The Rise Of Bitcoin And Its Influence On Online Gaming

The Rise Of Bitcoin And Its Influence On Online Gaming - Why Operators Should Use It -…

  • Bitcoin has successfully made a scene in the online gaming industry
  • With the inception of Bitcoin, the online gaming industry eventually experienced the promising market for Bitcoin gambling.
  • Transaction fees are zero, if not zero, then negligible as compared to the fees that you’re familiar with in the online gaming industry.
  • The future success of Bitcoin is pretty imminent but that doesn’t mean that Bitcoin technologies can only guarantee it.
  • Valid reasons behind operators using Bitcoin

Bitcoin has been enjoying a preposterous and an unbelievable journey sinc…
Continue reading “The Rise Of Bitcoin And Its Influence On Online Gaming”