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micropayment

(ˈmaɪkrəʊˌpeɪmənt)
n
(Telecommunications) a system whereby a user pays a small fee to access a specific area of a website
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The XRP grant will drive adoption of XRP and the Interledger Protocol (ILP) through mainstream adoption of Web Monetization, an open web standard built on Interledger that enables streaming micropayments in any currency, including XRP.
It also aimed at providing free, purchased, subscribed and indigenous e-resources and persuade authors/publishers to provide e-version of their publications for free reading and paid downloads via micropayments.
GO-NET aims to provide a comprehensive set of services, including support for existing payment processing functions, pay-per-use, micropayments and other developing IoT-enabled payment transactions.
"Ultimately, I would love to have every person who joins our ecosystem make a few hundred or a few thousand dollars a month just by monetizing their data through this micropayments marketplace.
Because the app is easy to set up and doesn't require much daily thought, the bank hopes the automated micropayments platform will make reducing debt something as easy and inexpensive day-to-day as buying a cup of coffee.
has acquired cryptocurrency micropayments and social currency specialist BitWall Co., the company said.
"Mikron will allow anyone with the app, anywhere in the world, to connect to the network and make micropayments in seconds.
In "The Procrastination Economy: The Big Business of Downtime", Ethan Tussey (Assistant Professor of Communication at Georgia State University) argues that these in-between moments have created a procrastination economy, an opportunity for entertainment companies to create products, apps, platforms, subscription services, micropayments, and interactive opportunities that can colonize our everyday lives.
These include our partnership with CDNS whereby their customers will get access to alternate delivery channels, the project with National Bank of Pakistan for digitising government receipts and payments, and the efforts to create a micropayments gateway in the country at the State Bank of Pakistan,' he said.
Community members can download the ECO mobile payment app and make micropayments for broadband credits which convert to data allowances delivering community transformation in rural Africa through connectivity.
Bitcoin startup (https://blockstream.com/2018/01/16/lightning-charge.html) Blockstream debuted the new micropayments system (https://twitter.com/Blockstream/status/953424395099189249) Lightning Charge on Tuesday, which could make it easier for developers to build apps for fast, cheap bitcoin payments through an open protocol called the (https://lightning.network/) Lightning Network .
After debuting as iMoneza in March of 2015, Wallit (wallit.io) has not only changed its name, but shifted its primary focus from micropayments toward maximizing the power of subscriptions.