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Visa Offers Cryptocurrency Card In Singapore

Share Tweet Share Share Share Print Email Singapore residents will soon be able to make purchases with a prepaid Visa card backed by the cryptocurrency platform Monaco. “Our team has worked incredibly hard over the past year to achieve this milestone. This is an important step towards Monaco’s vision to …

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Visa Approves Monaco Cryptocurrency Card for Singapore Residents

By November 1, 2017, 12:36 PM EDT Visa Inc. has approved a prepaid card backed by the cryptocurrency Monaco as the world’s largest payments network continues its foray into digital currencies. Monaco’s prepaid card has been approved for issuance to Singaporean residents, Visa spokeswoman Lea Cademenos said in an email. …

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Wirex and SBI Holdings team on Japan cryptocurrency payments card

UK-based Wirex has formed a joint venture with fintech investing powerhouse SBI Holdings to launch a cryptocurrency payments card in Japan. Wirex already offers a Visa-backed cryptocurrency debit card but the new JV, called SBI Wirex Asia, will soon roll out a Yen denominated option. In addition, the partners plan …

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Bitcoin, Dash Can Now Be Spent at 40 Million Stores Worldwide, Thanks to Wirex Debit Card

Digital currency could quite possibly be transformative, providing a paradigm shift in the world’s interactions with money and finance. As Jihan Wu, CEO of Bitmain, recently blogged: “[Bitcoin] essentially rolls gold, cash, and our credit card system into one. It takes the strengths of each and leaves the weaknesses behind. …

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Helperbit enables Bank Card donations with Blockchain traceability

About Richard Kastelein Founder of industry publication Blockchain News, partner at ICO services collective CryptoAsset Design Group (helped raise over $200m+), director of education company Blockchain Partners (Oracle Partner) and ICO event organiser at leading industry event  CryptoFinancing (first ICO event in Europe) – Richard Kastelein is an award-winning publisher, innovation executive and entrepreneur. He sits on the advisory …

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Bitcoin Boosts Nvidia, AMD Graphics Card Sales

Makers of the world’s most advanced graphics cards — the hardware that lets gamers experience photorealistic action and immersive virtual reality — have had a hell of a year. In August, market leader Nvidia announced a 56% rise in year-over-year revenue. Competitor AMD’s revenue saw an 18% rise over the …

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Bitcoin Mobile SIM Card Top-Ups Now Available in 136 Countries

Services Bitcoin remittance service Sobit has been launched to enable users to charge their prepaid mobile SIM cards using bitcoin. The service supports over 600 operators in 136 countries. Also read: Rollout of 260,000+ Bitcoin-Accepting Stores in Japan Begins About Sobit Sobit was jointly developed by Japan’s leading …

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Bitcoin Visa Card From Singapore’s TenX: Will It Work?

A Singapore-based startup has big plans for digital currency: The firm, called TenX, intends to issue a pre-paid card that will “Take Bitcoin Into [the] Real World With Visa.” Or at least that’s what the headline says. According to Bloomberg, which reported on TenX’s plans, the company will offer a …

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TenX Visa card lets you spend cryptocurrency in the real world

A recurring challenge for bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies is how to make them work in the real world. A Singapore-based startup says the answer is its Visa card. TenX is pitching its debit card as an instant converter of multiple digital currencies into fiat money: the dollars, yen and euros …

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Now could be a good time to pick up a secondhand graphics card as cryptocurrency market declines

Cryptocurrency mining is the process of using GPUs, or graphics cards, to invest in, and profit from, the value of digital encrypted currencies. In recent times there has been something of a boom in the value of cryptocurrencies, meaning that ‘miners’ have been snapping up GPUs. However, in the last …

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