eBay Views BitPay and Coinbase as Potential PayPal Competitors
According to its annual regulatory filing, the company views bitcoin platforms as potential rivals to PayPal.
A newly surfaced patent shows bitcoin has been a part of the company's planning as far back as 2011.
Paypal is the pioneer in digital payments – of course it isn't going to ignore the rise of bitcoin.
The popular online auction site and marketplace quietly included the category in its 'Category Changes' list for April.
CEO John Donahoe has confirmed the company is building a digital wallet for PayPal that can take multiple currencies.
The site gives old electronics a new lease of life, and lets sellers make some bitcoin in the process.