After Coinbase, PayPal Bans Social Media Platform Gab ‘Just Because’

Gab.ai, the social messaging platform born in 2016 as an answer to the “Big Social Monopoly” of extant social media giants, has lost access to its PayPal account. PayPal: Gab Should ‘Find Alternative’ Gab, which in June saw itself unexpectedly banned from US cryptocurrency exchange and wallet provider Coinbase, did not receive an explanation from […]

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Forget Satoshi, Bitcoin is Fulfilling PayPal’s Original Vision

PayPal has come in for fresh criticism as commentators renew claims the company has all but failed in its mission to transform money usage. PayPal Slips Up In Turkey In an interview with the Wall Street Journal earlier this year, CFO John Rainey had admitted Bitcoin and cryptocurrency could become “as popular as payments” in […]

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Embezzled PayPal Funds Laundered into Bitcoins via Online Game

Jeff Francis · April 7, 2018 · 1:30 pm Law enforcement in the UK confiscated almost 10 bitcoins from a PayPal scammer who laundered his embezzled loot through the Second Life online game. Far too often, the media and traditional financial institutions love to paint Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies as being commonly used by criminals. […]

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JPMorgan’s WePay: Crypto Lacks Demand, Needs ‘Killer Use Case’

Adam James · February 16, 2018 · 6:30 am Some financial institutions are claiming that a lack of demand from clients, coupled with a drought of important use cases, is holding Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies back. Where’s the Demand? If you want to start actually using Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, says JPMorgan Chase & Co., […]

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