Microsoft to Add Extensive Support For Bitcoin, Describes it as Currency
"Microsoft, a technology giant headquartered in Washington, officially announced its plans to add extensive support for Bitcoin in the upcoming release of Excel 2017, which would allow users to calculate, format and analyze Bitcoin on the platform."
Martin Butler, account executive at Microsoft, stated:
“In 2017, Excel will be able to recognize, format, calculate and analyze numbers expressed in Bitcoin currency. The new feature will be available for Excel running under Windows 10, Android, Mac OS and iOS, and will include Excel Mobile versions as well.”
In the article, written by Joseph Young who writes for CoinTelegraph, he goes on to say:
"In consideration of past events and Bitcoin’s crucial role in protecting the wealth of most households and businesses in the past 12 months, Microsoft coined Bitcoin as a currency for millions of users utilizing Microsoft Office on a daily basis."
I am looking forward to the release of Excel 2017, specifically because of the enhancements Microsoft is making with regard to Bitcoin.
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