Litecoin had launched two payment platforms named as LitePay and LitePal. LitePal will be the first payment processor. LitePay will aid merchants and individuals to accept litecoin payments.
Bittrex exchange to unveil USD trading facility to its majority customers. The CEO, Bill Shihara stated that the ‘user signups for the exchange would be open soon.’
The EchoLink, founded by Steve Chen, declared the launch of new digital currency. The blockchain based system is targeted to provide transparent details of job seekers. Its token would help to accumulate database information from across the globe.
Coinbase exchange announced its customers about the levy of additional fees by certain credit card issuers as per the amended Merchant Category Code (MCC). It will be charged for digital currency purchase.
The WebMoney Transfer had declared about the addition of Ripple and Dash linked notes to INDX online exchange. There are no transaction and service fee levied on INDX exchange platform.
The Taipei City had partnered with IOTA to empower the use of blockchain technology. ‘TangleID cards’ will be the maiden project. The ID cards of citizens will be built on the Tangle Technology.
The Tezos Foundation had appointed Lars Haussmann to its Board who will replace Guido Schmitz-Krummacher. A statement published on its site said the Board will focus on “setting up operational systems and organizational arrangements for the Foundation.”
The market price of Bitcoin had undergone a fall decline below $10,000. The market cap weakened after the CFTC had issued ‘subpoenas’ to the bitcoin exchange Bitfinex and Tether, cryptocurrency startup.