Bill Gates adopted Bitcoin in 2014, when people barely know what Bitcoin is. According to some employees, Microsoft doesn\'t want to accept Bitcoin as a payment method any more. There are several reason for this but the main reason is volatility of the cryptocurrencies market. We all know how volatile market is and that can influence to corporate profit in no time and Microsoft is not ready to deal with it. This is the Microsoft\'s problem, there are also customers problems like transaction fees. Transaction fee were on average 100 time lower, now it is $20 per transaction.
We all know how can this influence to the Bitcoin price. This is the factor that can lower the price in no time, just like other factor that are influence the price and adoption rate, like government regulation, media and many many other factors. People are very sensitive on this subject, especially people who want to invest their money into cryptocurrencies. Few bad words about some cryptocurrencies and people change their mind of investing, especially when it comes to the Microsoft, the world\'s leading innovators. Same with the government regulation. Some country ban cryptocurrencies, adoption rate goes down instantly.