PayPal Expands Commitment to Bitcoin, Adds Coinbase as Referral Partner in Digital Goods Payments Hub


For the second time this month, PayPal is making waves in the bitcoin market. The company announced today that it is bringing the currency to its Digital Goods Payments Hub, giving consumers and merchants with a Coinbase wallet the ability to purchase digital goods with bitcoin.

The news follows closely on the heels of our recent announcement with PayPal’s Braintree, a relationship referred to by its CEO, Bill Ready, as PayPal’s “first foray” into bitcoin. As we continue to work with Braintree and collaborate with its developers over the next several months, this relationship with PayPal will provide another immediate …read more