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McDonalds accepting Bitcoin: starting 2015 ?

Just read an interesting article from bitcoinist regarding the possibility that McDonalds will accept payments in Bitcoin sooner or later. Its just an interesting thought and i think that the question is not if, but only WHEN they will accept it.

As a company driven by optimizing its business to maximize earnings its just a matter of time – just think of people driving in a McDonalds drive-in and paying with their smartphone will be as fast as some seconds and be a tremendous advantage – secure (do not have to hold FIAT money and take care of it) and operational (just need a terminal operating in seconds). McDonalds has already a running cooperation with Bitpay regarding its Ronald McDonald House Charities.

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