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Coil Creators Can Now Receive Payouts Using Uphold Wallets

Digital payment platform Uphold announced a partnership with web monetization provider Coil utilizing the Interledger Protocol. Digital payment platform Uphold has announced a partnership that allows Coil creators to be able to select the platform as their wallet provider to receive payments in over 50 currencies.Coil is a service that provides alternative methods for content […]

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Japan’s Top Credit Card Issuer Building Blockchain Payment System

Japan-based JCB is partnering with local venture capital firm TECHFUND to create a sustainable blockchain-based transaction system. The biggest credit card issuer in Japan, JCB, has partnered with technology accelerator TECHFUND to build a sustainable transaction system on the blockchain.According to a May 15 statement released by JCB, the partnership will utilize TECHFUND’s expertise on […]

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The National Bank of Cambodia Will Launch a Digital Payments Network This Quarter

Cambodia is the latest country to demonstrate serious pro-blockchain action. The National Bank of Cambodia’s new digital currency is called Bakong. It’s effectively a central bank digital currency (CBDC) that was launched on a trial basis throughout Cambodia in July. Chea Serey, director-general of the National Bank of Cambodia, said the system will be operational within […]