28 Apr '16, 1pm

Steam Computer Gaming Network Now Accepting Bitcoin - Fortune

Steam Computer Gaming Network Now Accepting Bitcoin - Fortune

The popular Steam computer game network has started accepting bitcoin in a move aimed at making it easier for players in countries like Brazil and China to make payments. Bitcoin transactions will be integrated into game shopping from Steam, which is owned by Valve Software and claims over 100 million users worldwide. Users will be able to use any bitcoin wallet to scan and pay for games or other items without revealing sensitive financial information via software from Bitpay. “Valve reached out to us because they were looking for a fast, international payment method for Steam users in emerging gaming markets in countries like India, China, and Brazil,” Rory Desmond, Bitpay’s director of business development for North America and APAC, wrote in a blog post . “While more users are coming online in in these countries, traditional payment options like credit cards often aren’...

Full article: http://fortune.com/2016/04/28/steam-gaming-bitcoin/

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Gaming Platform Steam Now Accepting Bitcoin

Gaming Platform Steam Now Accepting Bitcoin

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