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Amazon plans to accept Bitcoin payments

In view of the growing trend of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, the world’s leading e-commerce company Amazon may soon allow its users to make payments in cryptocurrency like bitcoin. Amazon is recruiting digital currency and blockchain experts for its payments team. Amazon’s Payments Acceptance and Experience team is looking for an experienced product leader to develop Amazon’s digital currency and blockchain strategy and product roadmap, according to a recent job listing.

According to a company spokesperson, Amazon’s move is inspired by innovations in the cryptocurrency space and it is trying to figure out how it could pan out for Amazon.

New digital currency and blockchain product leads will need to operate with a high degree of autonomy, operate analytically, etc. to create new and innovative solutions to unsolved problems.