British consumers can swap bitcoin for sterling after Coinbase UK launch

Coinbase has launched a bitcoin wallet and exchange in the UK

British shoppers are now able to exchange bitcoin for the British pound in a move that could help kick-start the use of the cryptocurrency.

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