Bitpay’s Big Announcement & Wikipedia Accepting Bitcoin

A couple of big announcements in the Bitcoin ecosystem today. The first coming from Bitpay who announced its new fee structure for merchants that will allow for FREE UNLIMITED processing of Bitcoin transactions Forever! That’s right, for the basic plan

Bitpay.com processing more than $5M per month

It has been reported the Bitcoin payment Processor BitPay.com is already conducting over $5M per month in transactions for over 2000 businesses. They recently secured an additional $2M in funding from VC’s that will be used to hire additional staff.