From Deceased Digital Legacy Services to Bitcoin Tipping Platforms

By: Alyson Wyers - Feb 5, 2015
These cryptocurrency innovations look at digital money projects and how they're changing the way payment works online. This includes new digital currencies as well as cryptocurrency banks, platforms and services.

Tipping is one area indicating a lot of promise when it comes to cryptocurrency innovations. Cryptocurrency tipping tags like ChangeTip allow you to make a Bitcoin donation to content creators on the Internet. This also presents opportunity for the Bitcoin alternative NeuCoin, which is intended for microtransactions and making smaller payments. BitTag by Samuel Cox is bringing the most well-known digital currency into real life by introducing price tags that show the cost of an item in Bitcoin amounts. Meanwhile Planned Departure's deceased digital legacy services deals with real world issues, like handling the online assets of a loved one who has passed on.