On Monday the cryptocurrency payment processor Bitpay announced the company is now supporting settlement options using two stablecoins — the Gemini dollar and the Circle Centre coin. Not only can Bitpay merchants settle in BTC, BCH, and local fiat currencies, but they can also utilize a U.S dollar-equivalent digital currency.
Scammers are creating fake Android cryptocurrency mining apps and promoting them on the Google Store. The kicker is that these apps claim to mine cryptocurrency that can’t even be mined in the first place. Fortinet discovered these apps on the Google Play Store when they saw that the apps were
Kenya’s government plans to deploy blockchain technology to manage a government housing project of half a million units, Kenyan news outlet the Star reported Oct. 15th. Within the affordable housing program the government of Kenya reportedly aims to build half a million units by 2022, and assist contributors earning less than 100,000 Kenyan Shillings ($998) as they cannot afford mortgages.
A sudden exit from the most popular dollar-linked cryptocurrency ripped through digital asset markets on Monday, saddling some investors with losses while launching Bitcoin to its biggest gain in more than three weeks. Tether, the so-called “stablecoin” used as a substitute for the U.S. currency on cryptocurrency exchanges around the