No Fiat Accepted: HTC’s New ‘Blockchain Phone’ Buyable Only for Bitcoin or Ethereum

The HTC Exodus 1 phone, introduced at the Consensus conference in May, is now available for pre-order on early access. Primarily aimed at the development community, the scheme only allows payment for the blockchain-enabled model using bitcoin or ethereum. Blockchain + Phone = ? So what exactly is a blockchain-enabled mobile device? Well, according to […]

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Venezuela’s Petro Now Purchasable with Foreign Fiat

Adam James · March 25, 2018 · 4:45 am Last month, Venezuela became the first country to issue its own cryptocurrency with the launch of the purportedly oil-backed Petro. Now, the digital currency is available for purchase with a variety of fiat currencies — just not the dollar. Petro for Fiat Venezuelan citizens, companies, and […]

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