Payza added new feature for Bitcoin holders

Popular online payment platform launched new Bitcoin-related conversion option
19 August 2017   1021

Payza, an online payment platform, launched new Bitcoin service. Now Bitcoin conversion to fiat money will be automated.

At the moment, new function is available only for bitcoins, which are already on the user's account. If the client keeps the bitcoins on a third-party purse, he will have to transfer them to his Payza account first, then transfer it to the card.

To transfer bitcoins to the Payza card, users must initiate a withdrawal operation on their account by selecting the card as a withdrawal method. When choosing a currency balance for withdrawals, user need to select bitcoin. Crypto currency will be automatically converted into dollars and credited to the card.

The company also updated its mobile application, in which a new feature of automatic bitcoin conversion was added to the old functions.

Change.org to Mine for Charity

According to the calculations, if 10k computers will run the minning screensaver for 12 hours a day, the charity fund will receive $10k monthly
18 July 2018   99

Social platform for petitions Change.org announced the launch of a screensaver that mines Monero on users' computers. All tokens will be transferred to the charity fund of Change.org. This is reported by Coindesk.

This initiative was launched in partnership with the marketing agency Tracelocke Brazil.

Representatives of Change.org report that the screensaver will consume resources only when users do not use the computer. According to their calculations, if 10 thousand computers will run the screensaver for 12 hours a day, the charity fund will be transferred $ 10 thousand monthly.

At the moment the program is available only for Windows users and the platform did not report on the release plans for the version for macOS.

Note that at the end of April, a similar action was launched by the Australian unit of the United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund; (UNICEF). The website "Page of Hope" mines Monero cryptocurrency.