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Tired of Payments Fraud? Maybe It’s Time to Give Blockchain a Try – Digital Transactions

On the heels of a robust holiday shopping season come some sobering statistics. The recently released 2018 “True Cost of Fraud” study by LexisNexis Risk Solutions shows a 35% increase in fraud for midsize to large e-retailers over 2017. In the retail sector, the monthly average of fraudulent transactions jumped to 306 from …

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Demise of a Visa Card; Crypto for Truck Parts; a Calmer Bitcoin – Digital Transactions

A Visa-branded debit card from Shift Financial Inc. that enabled consumers with accounts at digital currency exchange Coinbase to spend based on funds held in their Coinbase accounts reportedly will cease operations in April, said the CoinTelegraph.com news site. The card, issued by Metropolitan Commercial Bank, reportedly faced a limited …

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Blockchain Technology In Supply Chain: UAE Waste Management Firm Launches Blockchain-based Platform To Validate, Store And Process Transactions

Blockchain technology has amazing use cases in data management and supply chain management. Recently, many brands and countries started exploring the implementation of blockchain technology in these sectors and other sectors beyond cryptocurrencies. The UAE is among others that has started exploring blockchain. Blockchain-based Waste Management Systems According to Emirates …

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How To Maintain Bitcoin Privacy On A Blockchain And Hide Cryptocurrency Coin Transactions

One of the biggest attributes that make a blockchain ledger like no other is the transparency and honesty of it. Anyone with access to that particular ledger is able to see when a transaction took place, what address it traveled from and to, and many other details. However, in an …

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Luxembourg’s New Bill Affords Blockchain Transactions the Same Protections as Traditional Ones

Luxembourg lawmakers passed a new blockchain bill into law, giving transactions completed via distributed ledger the same legal status as those done via traditional means. Luxembourg is one of the more forward-thinking in terms of blockchain adoption. Now, the country has taken a significant step in providing financial market participants …

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Chase Testing Its Own Cryptocurrency and other Digital Transactions News briefs from 2/14/19 – Digital Transactions

Digital Transactions News staff February 14, 2019 Acquiring, ATMs, Competitive Strategies, Credit Cards, Debit Cards, Digital Currency, Fraud & Security, Issuing/Originating, Law and Regulation, Transaction Processing JPMorgan Chase & Co. will within a few months begin testing its own cryptocurrency for wholesale payments …

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NetCents Technology Inc introduces new tech that eliminates delays in blockchain transactions

Technology Inc () said Thursday that it has introduced its Zero Confirmation and Risk Analysis technology which validates cryptocurrency transactions before they are confirmed on the blockchain. The company will license the technology to cryptocurrency payment processors, retailers and other businesses that are looking to clear a transaction …

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Chase Testing Its Own Cryptocurrency and other Digital Transactions News briefs from 2/14/19 – Digital Transactions

Digital Transactions News staff February 14, 2019 Acquiring, ATMs, Competitive Strategies, Credit Cards, Debit Cards, Digital Currency, Fraud & Security, Issuing/Originating, Law and Regulation, Transaction Processing JPMorgan Chase & Co. will within a few months begin testing its own cryptocurrency for wholesale payments …

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NetCents Technology Inc introduces new tech that eliminates delays in blockchain transactions

Technology Inc () said Thursday that it has introduced its Zero Confirmation and Risk Analysis technology which validates cryptocurrency transactions before they are confirmed on the blockchain. The company will license the technology to cryptocurrency payment processors, retailers and other businesses that are looking to clear a transaction …

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Traders of Sugar Seek to Apply Blockchain Technology to Trading and Shipping Transactions

Sugar Traders Seek To Apply Blockchain Technology To Trading And Shipping Transactions Blockchain technology has been applied to multiple supply chain trials and systems in the agriculture industry, which has been most popular recently with a shipment of Mandarin oranges. However, all of this good publicity has led sugar traders …

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