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MasterCard Granted Bitcoin-Related Patent

MasterCard Granted Bitcoin-Related Patent

by June 30, 2014 at 3:49 pm 1 comment

MasterCard has been granted a patent related to bitcoin and other virtual currency. According to a recent filing, titled “Payment Interchange For Use With Global Shopping Cart,” and first noted by LetsTalkBitcoin.com, MasterCard was granted on June 19 a patent for the bitcoin virtual wallet. The patent application was initially filed with the U.S. Patent and TrademarkRead More

VIDEO: PayPal Leaps to the Forefront of Biometric Authentication

VIDEO: PayPal Leaps to the Forefront of Biometric Authentication

by April 14, 2014 at 11:35 am 0 comments

Biometrics have arrived, and not a moment too soon. The so-called Heartbleed vulnerability has just about everyone worried about the fidelity of passwords, which are hard to remember and not secure anyway. Fingerprint scanners and other forms of biometric authentication are both easier and far safer and have long beenRead More