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Amazon to accept, or set a date to accept, Bitcoin payment by Dec. 1?

Rumors are swirling that Amazon might start to accept Bitcoin payments. This would be a huge shift in the cryptocurrency world.

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By Dec. 1, will it either be possible to make purchases on Amazon, of at least some goods or services, using Bitcoin, OR will there be a firm date announced by Amazon prior to Jan. 1, 2018 when this will be possible?

Resolution is positive if by credible media report (or direct access) at least some non-Amazon-affiliate users can use Bitcoin to make purchases prior to Dec. 1 OR if an official announcement by Amazon declares that Bitcoin purchases will be possible on by a specific named date that itself is prior to Jan 1, 2018.

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