Walmart has clarified that it is not accepting Litecoin as payment through its digital stores. The company has also said that a news release claiming that they are accepting Litecoin is fake.
The fake news release was reported on by different news sites and even posted on Globe Newswire as well as Litecoin’s verified Twitter accounts. These have since been deleted.
Due to the fake Walmart news release, the price of Litecoin went up for a period of…