Starbucks CEO says they plan to accept digital currencies, but not Bitcoin.

Starbucks' Howard Schultz: A 'trusted' digital currency is coming, but it won't be bitcoin

"One or a few legitimate" cryptocurrencies are coming, but bitcoin is not one of them, according to the Starbucks executive chairman.

Schultz sees potential in blockchain, the online ledger technology underlying digital currencies.

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