15 Oct '13, 9pm

Baidu Now Accepting Bitcoin Payments For Security Purposes

Baidu Now Accepting Bitcoin Payments For Security Purposes

Chinese internet search giant and platform developer Baidu is now accepting Bitcoin payments. The “Google of China” offers Jiasule, it’s anti-DDoS platform and firewall security product, via Bitcoin payments. Bitcoin needed a big win after the US government shut down drug distributor Silk Road and seized 5% of all Bitcoins in circulation. Following the Silk Road closure, Bitcoin prices stumbled, only to reach a five-month high in October. The backing of a real internet giant should help Bitcoin further place itself as a serious international currency which operates outside of normal conventions. Baidu is the fifth most-visited website in the world and the top destination for people living in China. In an email to Mashable, John Matonis, executive director of the Bitcoin Foundation said: “This is encouraging news, even more so since it is from China and with a NASDAQ-listed...

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