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Tag: Mastercard

April 19, 2019

Crypto Vs. Visa/Mastercard/PayPal – Are Bitcoin (BTC), XRP More Viable Options?

For quite a while now, Bitcoin and all digital assets are struggling to overtake traditional payment rails such as Visa, Mastercard, and PayPal. Ripple’s XRP, for instance, has been gaining more mass adoption and Ripple’s xRapid which uses XRP has already managed to overcome SWIFT with much faster, safer transactions and also cheaper fees. Also, … Continue reading “Crypto Vs. Visa/Mastercard/PayPal – Are Bitcoin (BTC), XRP More Viable Options?”

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April 5, 2019

Bitcoin (BTC) Vs. MasterCard, PayPal, And Visa: Comparing Payment Methods

Bitcoin and other digital assets are known to be trying to disrupt the financial system. Ripple, for instance, is SWIFT’s main competitor and it’s trying to eliminate the flaws that the traditional payments system has regarding transaction speed, fees, and security. Now, Crypto data analytics platform DataLight issues a report comparing Bitcoin (BTC) as a … Continue reading “Bitcoin (BTC) Vs. MasterCard, PayPal, And Visa: Comparing Payment Methods”

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March 26, 2019

Western Union Is Reportedly The Main Rival Of Bitcoin (BTC)

Recently, we were reporting that Western Union continues to test Ripple’s solutions for a potential partnership. During the World Economic Forum in Davos, Western Union’s CEO Hikmet Ersek provided the latest update regarding a partnership with Ripple. After that, Western Union made headlines again when news surfaced and reported that they are working with Stellar collaborator Thunes … Continue reading “Western Union Is Reportedly The Main Rival Of Bitcoin (BTC)”

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February 11, 2019

Ripple Donates $2 Million While Visa And Mastercard Reportedly Fight To Buy Ripple Partner, Earthport

Ripple just donated $2 million to the University of Kansas in order for them to start a brand new program that’s dedicated to researching blockchain, crypto, and digital payments. The University of Kansas praises Ripple “The gift, which will provide $400,000 a year for five years, will support research in the Information & Telecommunication Technology … Continue reading “Ripple Donates $2 Million While Visa And Mastercard Reportedly Fight To Buy Ripple Partner, Earthport”

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July 25, 2018

MasterCard And Visa Could Use Ripple’s Technology For Increased Scalability

The global commerce is evolving at a fast pace, and it seems that the modern payment providers have a bit of trouble keeping up. For instance, last month, Visa was confronted with an outage after there had been a hardware failure that led its users from all over Europe unable to perform transactions with their … Continue reading “MasterCard And Visa Could Use Ripple’s Technology For Increased Scalability”

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March 19, 2018

Litecoin (LTC) & Litepay Need Government Backing To Work With MasterCard

Litecoin’s (LTC) Litepay was meant to be released on 26th February in an event that was dubbed as revolutionary and bridging the gap between cryptocurrency and regular day to day spending in a normal fiat economy. A fiat economy is one that is backed by the respective central bank of the issuing country. Examples of … Continue reading “Litecoin (LTC) & Litepay Need Government Backing To Work With MasterCard”

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March 4, 2018

Litepay’s Indefinite Delay, Is A Plus For Crypterium (CRPT)

On the 26th of February, we all waited anxiously for Litepay, the Litecoin (LTC) solution for using cryptocurrencies to transact in everyday commerce. But this was not meant to be. An email announcement went out to those who had pre-registered for the service announcing that the launch of Litepay was to be delayed indefinitely due … Continue reading “Litepay’s Indefinite Delay, Is A Plus For Crypterium (CRPT)”

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February 14, 2018

How ChangeNow Integrating Cardano (ADA) Will Affect its Price

Excellent news for all Cardano (ADA) owners, ChangeNow, a crypto exchanger service, announced they now support anonymous Cardano (ADA) exchanges which means that ADA can be exchanged to any other cryptocurrency with the unlimited and anonymous ChangeNow exchanger. This service offers a fee of 0.5% for all transactions and does not require any personal information … Continue reading “How ChangeNow Integrating Cardano (ADA) Will Affect its Price”

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December 3, 2017

Stellar Lumens (XLM) – Visa to Ripple (XRP) American Express

In capitalism there is fierce competition but in the end there ends up being more than one company to perform similar tasks which gives customers the ability to choose. Ripple (XRP) has been signing up large banks in rapid fire succession and rapidly grown to over $10 billion in market cap as a new generation … Continue reading “Stellar Lumens (XLM) – Visa to Ripple (XRP) American Express”

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