BitPay Signs on to Participate at TigerDirect Tech Bash

BitPay Signs on to Participate at TigerDirect Tech Bash

In a Wednesday morning announcement, electronics retail outfit TigerDirect announced that bitcoin payments processor BitPay has signed on to participate at the TigerDirect Tech Bash along with the TigerDirect IT Conference & Expo dubbed Innovation. The event takes place at the Miami Marlins Park on November 7th from 8am-5pm. Wrote TigerDirect in their announcement: TigerDirect and BitPay are taking things to the next level and changing the way consumers use technology to shop. Marlins Park will be a hub for all things tech, with companies utilizing the attention to announce new products,....


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