Adyen and Straumur to Enhance Payment Processing in Iceland

Adyen, a global financial platform based in the Netherlands, announced the beginning of cooperation with the Icelandic firm Straumur, which is a subsidiary of Kvika.


Carbfix Puts CO2 Into Stone to Mitigate Climate Change

Iceland-based startup Carbfix has developed a revolutionary technology that mixes CO2 with water and injects it into basalt rock for storage, thus, mitigating climate change.

Fintech & Ecommerce

Consortium wants to pilot European Digital Identity Wallet payments 

A consortium of government agencies and fintech providers from six European countries propose to launch a large-scale pilot to explore European Digital Identity Wallet payments


The most expensive and cheapest countries to live in 2021

Let’s find out where in the world is the lowest price for food, rent, and utilities


Nordic countries are leading in online banking penetration

Online banking penetration in Nordic countries turned out to be significant

Science & Technology

Samsung plans to delete paid content from Galaxy Store

Samsung Galaxy Store includes both paid and free content


Iceland’s ‘Big Bitcoin Heist’: how it happened

Wondering what ‘Big Bitcoin Heist’ is?


Which countries run national digital currencies?

… and why they have nothing to do with crypto