- 11 Feb 2016 8:00 AM
Customers can pay via their mobile phones from February.
As the payer scans the QR code provided by the recipient, the payment is transferred instantly.
Hungarians hold some Ft 8 billion worth of Bitcoin, according to CoinPay vice-president András Lõwy.
After a six-month test period, the service will be available in all cabs, said Budapest Taxi CEO Csaba Horváth.
The company will also launch an application similar to that of ride-sharing company Uber, that will allow customers to travel for a fixed fare.
Source: Hungary Around the Clock
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