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Rakuten will accept Bitcoin soon

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Rakuten is Japan’s largest online retail firm with global marketplaces. Now the company announced, that they will accept Bitcoin soon by putting its investment in Bitnet. Bitnet is a startup which was founded by ex-Visa executives and raised $14,5 million

Bitnet gets 14.5 Million USD


The wind of change is blowing in the Bitcoin payment business. Bitnet, a platform to process Bitcoin payments, get venture capital in the amount of 14.5 Million USD to engage in competition with Coinbase and Bitpay. But that’s not all.