Following are the major Bitcoin news of the day
RBI Governor Speaks about Bitcoin
In a television interview, Reserve Bank of India Governor Raghuram Rajan expressed his opinion about Bitcoin and the future of cryptocurrency payments in India. When a student from the audience asked him about Bitcoin, the official replied:
“I have no doubt that down the line, we will be moving towards primarily a cashless society and we’ll have some kind of currencies like this which will be at work. For us at the Reserve Bank, this may happen in 10 to 20 years from now.”
You can read the full report here.
HyperKey Adds More Security for Bitcoin Users
New York-based wallet security company HyperKey recently announced its new tool HYPR-3 which is claimed to add more security to one’s Bitcoin paying mechanism. The new and advanced device consists of three-step biometric authentication in order to reduce the likelihood of payment fraud. The new service will reduce the processing fees, as confirmed by HyperKey. You can read the full report here.
New Music Streaming Platform Integrates Bitcoin Tipping
A SoundCloud-like music streaming service, called sfx.io, was recently launched in beta-mode to provide music professionals a platform to showcase their skills to the world. It further integrated Bitcoin tipping jars on the profiles of these artists, so as to receive tips from anyone who enjoys their creations. You can read the full report here.
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