28th July 2021
An anonymous insider said Amazon’s intent to enter the cryptocurrency payments arena.
The e-commerce giant is planning to start accepting Bitcoin (BTC) payments by the end of 2021,There could be more opportunities for accepting other crypto transactions in the future .
Except for accepting the Bitcoin payment , Amazon is said to be exploring the creation of its own cryptocurrency, possibly as early as 2022.
Besides , a new job for “Digital Currency and Blockchain Product Lead” is posting at Amazon last week, and this isn’t the first crypto-focused job posting , as they were recruiting a technical lead to help develop its new “Digital and Emerging Payments” platform in February .