Inside El Salvador’s Bitcoin experiment: Cointelegraph video report

Last month, Bitcoin was adopted as legal tender in El Salvador, joining the U.S. dollar.
The country’s new Bitcoin Law, which will be enforced starting Sept. 7, will allow Salvadorans to use Bitcoin (BTC) as a currency to purchase goods and services, as well as to pay taxes and debt.

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Amazon plans to accept Bitcoin payments this year, claims insider

An anonymous source within Amazon has reportedly told London business newspaper City A.M. that the e-commerce giant is planning to accept Bitcoin (BTC) payments by the end of 2021, possibly setting the stage for broader mainstream acceptance of crypto transactions.

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Bitcoin Depot Expands Crypto ATM Offering With Circle K Partnership – BeInCrypto

Cryptocurrency ATM network Bitcoin Depot announced an exclusive international partnership with convenience store chain Circle K. 
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Bitcoin Depot will expand its network of crypto ATMs through Circle K locations throughout the US and Canada.

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InComm Payments merchants can now accept crypto through Flexa

Incomm Payments, a global payments provider with over 500,000 points of distribution, has entered into a partnership with Flexa that allows merchants to start accepting cryptocurrency payments in Bitcoin (BTC), Ether (ETH) and dozens of other digital assets.

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Nigerian secondary school will accept crypto payments despite regulatory uncertainty

A private secondary school based near the Nigerian city of Kano has announced it will be accepting payments for school fees in cryptocurrency amid the country’s central bank banning financial institutions providing services to crypto exchanges.

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Sotheby’s will allow people to trade their crypto for an ‘intrinsically worthless’ rock

Luxury auction house Sotheby’s will accept bids in crypto for a massive diamond scheduled to be auctioned in Hong Kong next month.
According to a Monday Reuters report, Sotheby’s will offer a 101.38-carat pear-shaped diamond for bids in crypto and fiat starting on July 9.

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Canadian Elite Basketball League Offers BTC as Salary Payment to Players – BeInCrypto

The Canadian Elite Basketball League (CEBL) has announced that players now have the option to be paid in Bitcoin.
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The announcement from the CEBL marks the first time that a North American professional sports league to off Bitcoin as an option for salary payments.

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