digital wallets

Feb
21

Hut34 goes live with world’s first Google-powered Ethereum wallet and enhanced wallet-as-a-service offering

The Hut34 team has gone live with the world’s first Google powered cryptocurrency wallet. With a single click, users can securely, quickly and easily access their Ethereum and cryptocurrency tokens via their own Google credentials. The Hut34 Wallet beta launched late 2018 and since then a raft of exciting new features and functionality have been […]

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Feb
20

The differences between cryptocurrencies, virtual, and digital currencies

Rife with complex terminology, the world of cryptocurrency can be daunting at the best of times, but things got even more confusing last week when JPMorgan announced the launch of its own coin, which many argued was a digital currency – possibly a stablecoin – but most definitely not a cryptocurrency. With this in mind, Hard […]

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Feb
12

CBA plugs 500,000 customers into Apple Pay in just two weeks

The Commonwealth Bank of Australia’s backflip on its longstanding Apple Pay boycott has paid off in spades, with more than half a million people flocking to the new payment service just two weeks after it was made publicly available to customers. The stampede of iPhone users is so big it has boosted the CBA’s total […]

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Feb
06

Modern myki miracle: Android users give thumbs up to mobile payment trial

It has all the makings of a public transport miracle: a rollout of new myki technology that isn’t plagued by huge problems. At least not yet. Commuters taking part in a smartphone myki payment trial have given the beta test a cautious thumbs up, heaping praise on the convenience of topping up remotely and the […]

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Jan
24

Will the Samsung Galaxy S10 come cryptocurrency-ready?

If you need a smartphone that will also work as a mobile cryptocurrency wallet, Samsung may have a handset for you. Photos tweeted by leaker Ice universe on Wednesday purport to show the Samsung Galaxy S10 with support for cryptocurrencies and sporting a Blockchain KeyStore. Text on the handset’s screen calls the KeyStore a “secure […]

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Jan
23

Apple Pay goes live for CBA

Commonwealth Bank customers can now use their iPhones for tap-and-go payments, in a change that may up the pressure on the remaining big banks to follow suit and cave in to the tech giant. The country’s biggest bank on Wednesday started providing Apple Pay, a service that allows customers to make contactless payments with their […]

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Jan
21

A guide to Ripple wallets

Ripple (XRP) is a decentralized real-time gross settlement system (RTGS), remittance network, and currency exchange. It was created as a distributed open source protocol by Ripple Labs Inc., a US-based technology firm. Ripple (XRP) was initially derived from RipplePay, back in 2004, a platform that had plans to grow into the current Ripple services, long […]

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Jan
17

Swiss watchmaker develops $100K timepiece with built-in crypto wallet

Swiss-based watchmaker A. Favre & Fils is developing a luxury timepiece that would be able to store cryptocurrencies, local media agency swissinfo.ch reported on Thursday. The company traces its history back to 1718 and can be viewed as one of the oldest watchmakers in Switzerland. It intends to build a new form of digital wallet […]

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