Bitcoin can be used to pay traffic fines in South Africa

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The phenomenon around cryptocurrencies has exploded in recent years, with startups and long-term established businesses alike being keen to get in on the action. Springwise has covered the innovative use of such payment methods, with previous examples including the gamified blockchain that is built within the Ethereum network, and a platform that is using the currency as an incentive for reliable knowledge-sharing to cease the spread of so-called ‘fake news’.

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