Crypto payment company Bitpay has added support for the meme cryptocurrency shiba inu. After Bitpay’s announcement, retail giant Newegg announced that it has also begun accepting SHIB payments. It is expected that AMC theaters will also start accepting SHIB soon. At the same time, the petition for the popular trading platform Robinhood to list shiba inu cryptocurrency has received more than 545,000 signatures.
Bitpay now supports Shiba Inu (SHIB)
Crypto payment service provider Bitpay announced on Thursday that it now supports the meme cryptocurrency shiba inu (SHIB).
“Pay attention to Shibarmy,” the company wrote, confirming that shiba inu coins are now available on Bitpay. “Now you can buy, store, exchange and use this Ethereum ERC-20 token directly in the Bitpay application,” the platform explained in detail. “Consumers can pay now, and merchants can immediately accept shiba inu (SHIB) payments,” Bitpay’s official Twitter account tweeted.
With the addition of Shiba Inu, Bitpay now supports 13 cryptocurrencies, including RippleHowever, its website specifies that the cryptocurrency that can be used to pay Bitpay invoices is “Bitcoin (Bitcoin), Bitcoin Cash (Bitcoin cash), Ethereum (Ethereum), Parcel Bitcoin (WBTC), Dogecoin (DOGE), Litecoin (LTC), Shiba Coin (SHIB) and 5 stablecoins (GUSD, USDC, USDP, DAI and BUSD) linked to the U.S. dollar. “Bitpay emphasized, “We only accept ERC-20 coins Ethereum The internet. “
Newegg announced that SHIB is now accepting payment, and AMC theaters will also follow up
Two major retailers are ready to accept Shiba Inu through Bitpay: New egg And AMC Theater.
“Newegg and AMC Cinemas announced that they will accept shiba inu as a payment method using Bitpay in the next few months,” Bitpay’s announcement on Thursday pointed out.
However, the retail giant Newegg did not wait. Shortly after Bitpay announced SHIB, Newegg tweeted that its platform now accepts SHIB for payment. Newegg can quickly accept Shiba Inu because it has Pay with Bit Processing cryptocurrency payments.
As for AMC theaters, CEO Adam Aron previously stated that his company is expected to accept SHIB next year. The first quarter of next year.
The petition for listing SHIB on the trading platform Robinhood now has more than 545,000 supporters
A sort of petition List shiba inu coins on the popular trading platform acquired by Robinhood on Change.org There were 545,661 signatures at the time of writing.
There are rumors that Robinhood is considering listing SHIB.However, the platform has not yet issued an announcement regarding Shiba Inu. The company’s chief operating officer stated in November that the platform is Not in a hurry Add another encryption. She emphasized: “Our strategy is slightly different from many other players who are vying for as many assets as possible.”
At the same time, more major cryptocurrency exchanges are listing shiba inu. bitmap SHIB goes public on Wednesday. Kraken with Gemini Support for SHIB was added in November.In addition, a crypto-friendly travel website Travala Start accepting Shiba Inu payments this week.
What do you think of Bitpay’s increased support for Shiba Inu? Do you think Robinhood will list SHIB soon? Please let us know in the comments section below.
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