Playboy TV will accept cryptocurrency for access to exclusive content for adults. Teleset plans to activate the payment option by the end of this year. This is the first case when the TV company has included the virtual currency in the list of means of payment.
It is reported that the original payment will be accepted only tokens Vice Industry (VIT). Later, the list of accepted cryptocurrencies will join an unnamed “high-end” assets. Users can also use tokens to comment and vote on videos of own production Playboy Enterprises, Inc. on the official channel of the network.
Vice Industry partially specializiruetsya on adult content; the token Whitepaper says that the turnover figures, the VIT allows you to track the engagement of users to the appropriate resources using the blockchain.
According to the Executive Director of the Department of licensing and media Playboy Enterprises Rina Patel, the decision — the reaction of corporations on global and domestic trends:
“As the global popularity of alternative payment methods is increasing as the coverage of the online platforms of Playboy, we decided that it is extremely important to provide our the hundred million monthly audience greater flexibility of payments.”
In the future, the broadcaster plans to expand the use in their slot VIT, AR and VR-segments.
However, the superiority of the use of cryptocurrency in the adult entertainment industry does not belong to Playboy. Earlier CoinMarket.News wrote about a strip club called The Legends Room, the employee began to accept bitcoins.