Bitcoin drive gains currency in Germany

Increasing number of businesses accepting virtual payment as an alternative to cash.

    When it was launched four years ago, few people took it seriously, but now the use of Bitcoin, the virtual payment system, is gaining ground.

    A growing number of businesses are accepting the digital currency as an alternative to cash.

    Al Jazeera's Nick Spicer reports from Berlin.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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