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What does Amazon and Starbucks Developments Mean for Cryptocurrency Market?

  By David Drake   According to statista, Amazon and Starbucks reported net sales of $178 billion and $ 2.88 billion respectively in 2017, evidently, these two companies are major players with  global presence. Recently, both Amazon and Starbucks have showed intention to use blockchain technology and/or virtual currency in their systems. Amazon hinted at this move through a survey […]

The Real Reason Amazon and Starbucks are Eyeing Cryptocurrency

  By David Drake   Seattle-based corporates, Starbucks and Amazon, could become the first Fortune 500 companies to develop their own cryptocurrencies. Based on last week’s media reports, the two companies are likely to implement their blockchain and cryptocurrency strategies this year. Starbucks is keen on powering its integrated app with blockchain technology. During a Fox Business interview, Starbucks Executive Chairman, Howard […]

Will Amazon and Starbucks’ Integration of Cryptocurrency Increase their Popularity?

  By David Drake   Last year marked a milestone in the cryptocurrency industry  as Amazon and Starbucks, two of the largest companies worldwide, made steps to incorporate either blockchain technology or digital currencies into their business models. In a market that’s already highly speculative, and governments are making strides to create their own national currencies for myriad reasons, the […]