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Venezuelan Merchants Increasingly Turn to Dash as Inflation Balloons

Venezuelan merchant adoption of Dash recently surpassed the 2,000 mark, according to Alejandro from Dash Merchant. This comes as the Venezuelan inflation rate has been revised upwards to 1.37 million percent by the end of 2018 and potentially 10 million percent in 2019. The IMF World Economic Outlook estimate was 1 million percent in July and a 13,000 percent estimate ...

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Dash Passes 3,600 Merchants 18 Months Ahead of Lightning Network 1,000 Merchants Bet

Dash is now accepted at over 3,600 merchants worldwide, far exceeding a popular projection of Bitcoin Lightning network adoption at the end of next year. According to popular merchant listing site DiscoverDash, at time of writing 3,619 merchants around the world now accept Dash as a payment method. This represents 619 merchants added in the last month alone over the ...

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Dash passes 100 merchants in Colombia, expands in Venezuela

Dash’s most recent expansion news in Latin America is Dash Colombia reaching 100 Dash accepting merchants and a Venezuelan ice cream shop accepting Dash. Dash Colombia now has signed up more than 100 new Dash merchants in the last 3 months. We’re going for more. A lot more.#DashPay #DashColombia #cryptocurrency #cryptomassadoption pic.twitter.com/88id3WQPLP — George Donnelly (@georgedonnelly) September 25, 2018 Dash ...

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Dash Now Accepted at Over 3,000 Merchants Worldwide

Over 3,000 businesses worldwide now accept Dash for payments, with nearly half of them located in Venezuela. According to global Dash merchant directory DiscoverDash, over 3,000 businesses around the world now accept payment in Dash. This number has significantly risen recently as Dash has experienced an explosion in merchant adoption. This figure is up from 2,300 just 15 days ago, ...

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Blockchain-Based E-Commerce Platform to Help Merchants Open Shops Without Startup Capital

A startup e-commerce ecosystem is turning to blockchain to help businesses become more operationally efficient, while enabling billions of users on social media “to generate income with ease.” TIPO says it has identified three major problems facing the e-commerce market today. According to the company, many of the platforms currently dominating the industry are too focused on buying and selling ...

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You Can Now Pay With Bitcoin Via Lightning at CoinGate’s 4,000 Merchants

CoinGate, a bitcoin payment processor, has launched bitcoin Lightning Network payments on its platform, bringing the option to accept Lightning payments to its 4,000 clients. The Lithuanian company enables merchants to accept bitcoin payments for their products or services. Merchants can keep the funds in bitcoin or CoinGate will convert those funds to Euros or U.S. dollars for customers who ...

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Which is the Most Usable for Merchants?

Volatile or not, there’s growing public demand for retailers and businesses to accept payment in cryptocurrency. According to a survey published in June by the United Kingdom-based crypto-exchange CreditCoin, 75 percent of American consumers want the option to use cryptocurrencies to pay for items they purchase in stores. Sadly, the proportion of stores providing this option doesn’t seem to have reached ...

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BitPay Enables Merchants to Receive Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Settlements

BitPay merchants can now receive settlement payments in Bitcoin Cash, making it the second digital currency settlement option for merchants on the platform. For merchants to receive their settlement in Bitcoin Cash, they will need a wallet address that can receive BCH or they can use the in-built wallet on BitPay. Bitcoin Cash was added to the platform earlier this ...

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BitPay Announces the Launch of Its Bitcoin Cash Option for Merchants

Bitcoin payment services provider BitPay, a global leader in processing payments for merchants, has announced the much-awaited option of receiving settlement in the form of Bitcoin Cash. The news hasn’t had an effect on the price of the cryptocurrency as of yet, as BCH continues its downslope towards the $500 line. BitPay Responds to Merchant Demand by Launching Bitcoin Cash ...

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