Bitcoin And Crypto Merch Reach Mainsteram With 24 Million Sports Fans
The mass adoption of digital assets has been one of this year’s main goals, along with other important aims.
The crypto space has been making massive moves towards achieving this main goal, and things are going on the right path so far.
Despite the massive volatility of the crypto market, there have been all kinds of optimistic Bitcoin-related predictions, and interest in the digital assets has been on the rise as well.
Regarding BTC‘s price, today, at the moment of writing this article, BTC is trading in the red, and the most important coin in the market is priced at 7,511.50.
Mainstream adoption of crypto
It’s been just revealed that branded merch that’s sporting crypto insignia is on the move to smartphones.
It seems that BTCPayServer, which is an open-source payment processor that enables merchants to accept BTC tapped Los Angeles Chargers offensive tackle Russell Okung to help introduce BTC to 24 million sports fans with brand new footwear.
Bitcoin bull Okung who asked NFL to pay his salary in BTC, is really excited about his new role in repping BTCPay Server.
This company is perfectly aligned with his goal of making Bitcoin an everyday currency, a method of payment and a salary option.
Okung said the following:
“Civilization has evolved just a little bit more today. BTCPay Server has now been introduced to 24M sports fans — freedom wins!”
The revolutionary tech is allowing “Pay Me In Bitcoin” to become more of a reality.
— panther king (@RussellOkung) December 4, 2019
Okung continued and said, “When I said ‘Pay Me In Bitcoin’ I meant it for real. Making this request reality for merchants and many other use cases are so important to seeing the BTC economy mature & thrive. ”
Just the other day, it was reported that investor and tech venture capitalist Tim Draper said that the prediction that sees the world’s most popular crypto at $250k in three years from now is right on track.
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