SEATTLE, June 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — You might ask yourself, “How do I get bitcoin?” For those who know, you can buy it or “mine it” set up your computer to solve algorithms and unlock bitcoin, which is a digital analogy for digging for ore. What if we told you there’s a new way to earn bitcoin by downloading a new app from the App Store or walking 10,000 steps a day in your company’s wellness program? Sound far-fetched? Well now it’s a reality. Today, Tango Card announced the availability of bitcoin on their Rewards as a Service API through their partnership with Snapcard. Bitcoin as a reward is a truly unique offering. Prior to being available through Tango Card, you could only acquire bitcoin by purchasing or mining it. Now you can earn it by participating in a rewards program powered by Tango Card.
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“Bitcoin is a fantastic addition to our rewards catalog,” explained Nat Salvione, VP of Partnerships at Tango Card. “It is truly frictionless, global, and most importantly, desired by the participants in our customers rewards programs. Snapcard is a real leader in the evangelization and functionality around Bitcoin and we are excited about our partnership and will work together to bring Bitcoin to hundreds of rewards programs.”
Businesses of all sizes rely on Tango Card to provide gift cards, non-profit donations, and now bitcoin in their corporate programs. One of Tango Card’s partners, Tokenwall, a mobile website that rewards users for downloading new apps, has already incorporated bitcoin in their rewards program. “We grant access to the best rewards available to our user base, delivered instantly, thanks to our integration with Tango Card,” said Tobias Batton, CEO of Conjecture, Inc., which owns and operates TokenWall. “Bitcoin
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