Author: Eric

Are you interested in leaning something new? Or maybe taking an evening course to brush up your skills? RED Academy – Vancouver’s first fully tech-focused school is launching their summer and evening courses in July. RED Academy, founded and operated by a team of local tech professionals...

  About a year ago, Bitpay, a payment processor that deals exclusively with Bitcoin accepted it's 1,000th merchant. Today it has over 10,000 Bitcoin accepting merchants. This is testament to the gaining popularity of the decentralized digital crypto-currency.   Bitpay differentiates itself from other payment processors by dealing...

Bitcoin has been the buzz for a while with its unique design, extraordinary growth, and recent run-ins with government regulation. Despite all of the controversy around the crypto-currency and questions of volatility, something else has helped the underground currency gain approval, Litecoin. Litecoin was conceived in October 2010...

What is a hosted checkout? A hosted checkout is a type of online payment processing solution that allows your customers to pay for your goods or services online, with credit or debit, through a secure hosted webpage. From security to ease of use, it can make...

Let’s face it, there are no out of the box solutions that are going to satisfy the needs of a Resort, hotel, customer service centre, tourist destination or grocery chain. When you’re operating a complicated infrastructure that has multiple points of purchase then you’re going to...

Bitcoin is a decentralized digital peer-to-peer currency that allows payments to occur globally quickly and hassle free. To learn Bitcoin basics, see our post here. How many Bitcoins are out there? How many transactions occur daily? Where are they being used? What's the biggest Bitcoin "heist" to date? Accounting-degree.org has...