What BitPay’s in-store crypto payments mean for Bitcoin – Decrypt

What BitPay’s in-store crypto payments mean for Bitcoin – Decrypt

Bitcoin isn’t a particularly good medium of exchange, say its critics-even among cryptocurrencies, it’s difficult to spend on everyday purchases. BitPay’s latest partnership with a point of sale (PoS) provider Poynt aims to fix that. The blockchain payments service Bitpay announced on Tuesday a partnership with the open-source commerce platform Poynt, which will allow over 100,000 retailers to accept Bitcoin and cryptocurrency payments.