Issues concerning high fees and problems with Coinbase API integration were responsible for the decision to stop accepting bitcoin payments.
Reddit wants to add more cryptocurrency payment options besides Bitcoin. Reddit is a popular news and discussion platform that represents itself a community where cryptocurrency enthusiasts have an opportunity to discuss the latest developments and prospects of the technology.
Another reason was "some bugs around the Bitcoin payment option that were affecting purchases". Nevertheless, in March Reddit team took a decision to disable Bitcoin as a payment method.
Coinbase Commerce can be set up to allow businesses to accept Bitcoin, Litecoin, and Ethereum. Thus, the admins at Reddit elected to focus on the redesign efforts and drop bitcoin payment capability. It now seems the site is planning to bring back the Bitcoin payment option.
In a curious addition meanwhile, Christopher named the high Bitcoin network fees as another factor. Coinbase reportedly made changes to its API which required merchants looking to use its services for payment processing to upgrade their systems.
Reddit made a somewhat controversial decision when they removed the option to pay for Reddit Gold with Bitcoin. The Bitcoin subreddit has 817k subscribers while the cryptocurrency subreddit has 663k subscribers.
These are the words of the co-founder of the very popular social news aggregator Reddit - Alexis Ohanian, who is pointing towards Ethereum for those that want to be part of the victor zone while recommending to look past Bitcoin [BTC] which is leading the crypto-list by market capitalization. Additionally, the firm aims to introduce support for other cryptocurrencies, including Ethereum and Litecoin.
Slowe said that they did so for a variety of reasons, ranging from Coinbase's payment platform revamp to rising bitcoin transaction fees to the fact that the company - which is now doing a complete website redesign - does not now have the time to upgrade its API to the new Coinbase merchant system.
Reddit co-founder, Alexis Ohanian, recently revealed his bullish sentiment regarding Ethereum's ether, saying that the cryptoasset will hit $15,000 by the end of 2018.
In Thursday trading, Iconix shares were plunging - which is usually the impact of an SEC investigation into potential shadiness. Iconix paid Carter more than $200 million to acquire "intangible assets" associated with his Rocawear apparel brand.
It was another fast start for the Capitals as they were able to jump all over a sloppy Penguins team in the first period. Washington had another 2-0 lead in Game 2, which is where Pittsburgh had rallied for a 3-2 win the previous contest .
For comparison's sake, when Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love were out in the 2015 Finals, James' usage rate was 39.3 percent. Back in the locker room, Cavaliers doctors wanted to administer an IV, James said, and he refused the treatment.
Zacks Investment Research lowered Southwest Airlines from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a report on Wednesday, April 11th. Qs Limited Liability Co reported 254,151 shares. 767,910 were reported by Chicago Equity Ptnrs Limited Co. (NYSE:LUV).
The unusually high hospitalization rate of 51 percent shows the outbreak strain of E. coli O157: H7 is particularly risky . Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said 23 more cases were reported since Friday, bringing the total to 121.
President Moon has also commended Trump's work on the issue, saying recently that he deserves the prestigious award. The final selection of a Nobel Peace Prize candidate would not be concluding as early as the beginning of May.
Bayern have been hit by injuries to key players with Arturo Vidal , Arjen Robben and Jerome Boetang all missing for the game. Bayern, a five-time European champion, is looking to return to the final after four seasons. "Lewy has my complete support".
However, as of Tuesday morning, the $ 199 Oculus Go appeared to have already sold out as the Amazon listed it as now unavailable. There is also a companion app in the Play Store or app store (for iOS users) for downloading games and apps for the headset.
The Superstition Fire and Medical District also tweeted that it was sending a four-person crew to the fire for assistance. By Monday morning, the so-called Tinder Fire had burned more than 13 square miles in Arizona's Coconino National Forest.
The U.S. and China could "spend the next year developing how we deal with each other over a period of time", Lighthizer said . Washington's moves, perceived by Beijing as a way to contain China's strategic ambitions in hi-tech, have not gone unnoticed.
Amazon is also reportedly seeking a non-compete agreement with Flipkart's founders of somewhere between one and two years. The offer could complicate matters for Walmart , which has also been trying to buy a majority stake in the company.
Gerrard roped in as Scottish club Rangers manager
However, the infamous slip from Gerrard during the Reds' defeat to Chelsea all but handed Manchester City the title that season. Asked about being a managerial novice, Gerrard said: 'I can't do anything about having no experience.
ID's released of victim, gunman in Mill Valley shooting
Just after 5 p.m. local time, SWAT officers were seen setting of an explosive to break through a door of an apartment. The Marin County Sheriff's Office said that the 71-year-old suspect was a tenant of the apartment complex at 939 E.
Nikola Motor Company Sues Tesla Just Ahead Of Earnings Report
Nikola's attorneys did not immediately respond to a request for comment; and a spokesperson for the company declined to comment. For example, Tesla has had problems with its batteries starting fires and its autonomous features causing fatal accidents .
Under Armour's (UA) "Outperform" Rating Set at FBR & Co
Following the completion of the sale, the executive now owns 25,840 shares of the company's stock, valued at $1,119,905.60. UAA's SI was 67.66M shares in April as released by FINRA. (NYSE: UAA ) on Tuesday, November 7 to "Neutral" rating.
Huge explosions reported at Iranian base in northern Syria
The second very salient point - not only attacked in no hurry to take responsibility, but also attacked in no hurry to lay blame. Moreover, Iran would be fighting far from its territory, in an area where Israel has shown it controls the skies.
Gas prices set four-year record in April
Across the US , A.P. reports 13 percent of gas stations in the USA are charging at least $3 per gallon or more as of last week. American Airlines said that it spent $412 million more on fuel in the recent first quarter than in the year-ago period.
Steph Curry to return for Game 2 against Pelicans
Curry practiced on Monday and barring a setback he should be ready to go vs. the Pelicans in Game 2. Curry participated in a lengthy scrimmage on Sunday and had no issues during Monday's practice.