“Oat Flat White for Satoshi!” calls the Starbucks barista, preparing a coffee purchased with BTC.
Mainstream cryptocurrency adoption is finally here. And it’s not just multinational chains like Starbucks who are accepting crypto as payment.
Each day this week, we’re sharing a well known retailer that accepts crypto as a form of payment on our social channels. Today’s Crypto Advent Calendar window reveals Microsoft.
Microsoft began accepting bitcoin payments in 2014 for games on Xbox consoles, apps on Windows phones, and software.
Keep an eye on our Twitter feed for the next two reveals!
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