Starbucks Will Support Bakkt After ‘Disproportionately High’ Equity Deal

Bakkt, the New York Stock Exchange’s (NYSE) forthcoming cryptocurrency trading platform, will — in fact — feature Starbucks payments for users. ‘Coffee-For-Bakkt?’ This is according to an anonymous source familiar with a deal between Bakkt and its early-stage partner, which will see the latter accept the service in payment for its in-store products. The source […]

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Tim Draper is Betting On Bitcoin Lightning Payments for Starbucks

Bitcoin payment processor OpenNode has successfully concluded a seed round. The project has raised $1.25 million with prominent Bitcoin proponent Tim Draper and Draper Associates.  OpenNode Seals the Deal OpenNode is a bitcoin payment processor, describing itself as “the easiest way to accept bitcoin.” The company has announced that it managed to close a $1.25 […]

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