American Playground online trading eBay will not add support for digital currencies, reports Bloomberg.
Representatives of the company refuted earlier rumors, noting that «cryptocurrencies are not accepted as payment on the platform and are not part of the payment strategy,» eBay.
However, the company confirmed the authenticity of advertising banners, which misled many.
«In the advertisement referred to the fact that on eBay there are various products associated with cryptocurrencies, for example, equipment for mining».
The representatives of the courts also noted that in case of any changes in this matter will certainly inform users.
«I know that many people like to pay with cryptocurrency, just at the moment it’s not in our road map» — said the representative of the eBay.
We will remind, earlier in the week, the conference Consensus 2019 cryptomnesia noticed the ads of eBay with the words «Digital currency. This happens on eBay.»
Many in the community interpreted this as the announcement of the launch platform of cryptocurrency payments, but even then some were sceptical about advertising, and encouraged to wait for official confirmation.