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Week in review: Apr 05, 2021 – Visa Will Allow USD Coin For Payments

Crypto coin USDC that is pegged to the same value as USD will be used by Visa to settle transactions on its payment network. PayPal is rolling out a crypto friendly payment checkout and...
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Week in review: Mar 26, 2021 – Bitcoin Stabilizes & Interest in Altcoins?

Elon Musk announced via Twitter (naturally) that you can now buy a Tesla with Bitcoin. There is a 30 minute window however when using BTC at Tesla otherwise you will need to request a...

Week in review: Mar 19, 2021 – Bitcoin Breaks $60K

On March 15, 2021 as of 7:25 a.m. ET, Bitcoin ₿ reached $60,415.34 USD 📈 where growth was led by institutional investors. Morgan Stanley is offering its investors access to Bitcoin and the state of...
The Reality About The Bitcoin Price Predictions

The Reality About The Bitcoin Price Predictions

Bitcoin surpassed the $60,000 USD value, an all-time high at Coinbase as of March 13, 2020 (7:25 am ET). This marked the incredible history of (Bitcoin) digital gold that surged over 80% during the...
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Week in review: Mar 12, 2021 – Beeple Banks $69M

Last week we mentioned that Christie's auction house had an online auction going for NFT art by Beeple. The auction wrapped up this week with Beeple's "First 5000 days" digital collection selling for a...
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Moving Towards a Digital Payment Mechanism Forming a Cashless Society

Last year 2020 marked as trendsetter towards the cashless society. The world witnessed some major incidents and natural disasters at large scale that became the basis to adopt the digital payment method as an...

Week in review: Mar. 5, 2021 – Crypto At Christie’s??

Digital art is taking the world by storm in the form of nonfungible tokens (NFTs) - digital collections that use blockchain technology as authentication. Famous auction house Christie's currently has a 2 week online...

Week in review: Feb. 26, 2021 – Crypto Art Trending

Crypto Art on Sale at Christie's Hits $1 Million Within 10 Minutes Decrypt: February 25, 2021 Bidding on a collection of NFT artwork by popular digital artist Beeple hit $1 million within just 10...

Week in review: Feb. 19, 2021 – Bitcoin Breaks $50k

Bitcoin surpasses $50,000 for first time as major companies jump into crypto CNBC: February 16, 2021 Bitcoin’s price broke above $50,000 for the first time in history Tuesday, continuing its blistering rally as major...

Week in review: Feb. 12, 2021 – BMW Now Accepts Bitcoin

ALT 5 Pay Welcomes BMW Laval to Its Merchant Services, Enabling Bitcoin Payments Yahoo Finance: February 12, 2021 According to the company, BMW Laval, has begun accepting payments in Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Ethereum, and...

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