Why Apple Pay Is a Threat to Bitcoin

Why Apple Pay Is a Threat to Bitcoin

Apple Pay isn't even here yet and, arguably, it's already winning the war against bitcoin. Like the digital currency, Apple is disrupting the payments system, but people will probably use it more than they use bitcoin. Cupertino has carefully focused on three areas to make sure that happens: front-end experience, financial institutions, and merchants. So what is the cryptocurrency community going to do about it? Apple Pay's holy trinity. Apple nailed the customer experience side. For starters, it rolled out the system with the new iPhone, and with the announcement of the Apple Watch, both....

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