27 Sep '14, 11pm

PayPal now lets shops accept Bitcoin

This week, the payment processing company PayPal took its first venture into the world of all-digital money. Merchants that work with eBay's (EBAY , Tech30 ) PayPal can now easily start accepting payments from customers that use Bitcoin (XBT ) , an independent, government-less currency. PayPal struck a deal with three Bitcoin payment-processing companies: BitPay , Coinbase and GoCoin . Related: What is Bitcoin? Bitcoin is an Internet-based system of money specifically designed to cut out middlemen, like banks and governments. So, it sounds odd to have Bitcoin processors. But they make it easier for everyday, non-tech-savvy businesses to accept bitcoins -- and immediately convert them to cash. But why take bitcoins -- which have fluctuated in price from $1,100 and $400 in the last year -- instead of proven government money? The system offers much lower transaction fees, whi...

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PayPal now lets shops accept Bitcoin

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