The giant online rental marketplace based in San Francisco, Airbnb is considering supporting cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology. The news stems from the company’s initial public offering (IPO) prospectus with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Airbnb’s filing notes that future success will be dependent on adapting to new technologies such as tokenization and cryptocurrencies.
Should @Airbnb accept Bitcoin?
— Brian Chesky (@bchesky) January 24, 2014
Airbnb’s IPO prospectus filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) can be read in its entirety here.
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