Microsoft Will Now Accept BitCoins for Online Windows & Xbox Purchases in the US

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  1. dgstorm

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    Here's an intriguing piece of off-topic news for today...

    Fans of the online digital pseudo-currency known as Bitcoin may be pleased by today's news. Microsoft announced they will now accept Bitcoins for online Windows, Windows Phone and Xbox products. You can basically fund your Microsoft account with Bitcoins which allows you to purchase just about any product that Microsoft offers.

    For those Bitcoin holders out there who want to try this out, here's the full statement from Microsoft's FAQ,

    Tell us what you think of this bold move by the world's largest software maker.

    Source: Microsoft
     
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    As someone who loves the philosophy behind Bitcoin, I'm pretty excited about its continued adoption!