06 Jan '14, 1pm

Zynga Is Giving Bitcoin A Test Drive In Its Social Games

Welcome to our new Payments Insights newsletter, a morning email with the top news and analysis on the digital payments industry, produced by BI Intelligence . Click here to sign up for Payment Insights today, and receive it every morning in your inbox . Zynga Zynga's FarmVille 2 ZYNGA PARTNERS WITH BITPAY TO ACCEPT BITCOIN. Zynga, a company that builds social games including Farmville, is partnering with Bitpay, a Bitcoin payments processor. The partnership will allow gamers to make payments for in-game virtual goods using Bitcoin. Zynga announced the deal in a post on the social networking site Reddit, which hosts a large community of Bitcoin enthusiasts. During the trial, the availability of Bitcoin as a payment method will be limited to FarmVille 2, CastleVille, ChefVille, CoasterVille, Hidden Chronicles, Hidden Shadows, and CityVille. IT'S A BIG DEAL FOR BITCOIN, BITP...

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