Exchange of bitcoins scholarship BitPay and Ingenico made the joint announcement during Blockchain Week a few days ago. ICT250 of the french payment terminals will be equipped with the software developed by BitPay.
This module will allow a consumer to pay for his purchases in bitcoins using either a credit card but his bitcoin account. These are potentially tens of thousands of merchants who can accept bitcoins without difficulty… If they want to enable the option.
Different platform for exchanging bitcoin develop modules for points of sale
fter Paymium at the beginning of the year, it is the turn of BitPay to announce the arrival of its processing module of bitcoins on french Ingenico terminals. A demonstration of the device was performed during the Blockchain Week, which was held in Barcelona from 5 to 8 October 2015. The use of the device is of the simplest: the merchant captures the amount on the terminal, which displays a QR code corresponding to the amount converted bitcoins buyer scans with its smartphone to complete the transaction.
This new integration is part of the BitPay strategy that multiplies the developments to make possible Bitcoins payments both on the Web and in points of sale. BitPay thus claimed a quarantine of integration including the ecommerce solutions Magento, OScommerce, PrestaShop, WP eCommerce, Demandware, Paypal as well as caisses NCR.
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“Ingenico integrates Bitcoin mobile payments into POS terminals”, NFCWorld, October 8, 2015
“Payments Giant Ingenico Adds Bitcoin Option to POS Terminals”, CoinDesk, January 22, 2015