13 Jun '13, 7am

'Bitcoin baby' born after parents pay for fertility treatment in digital currency - #bitcoin

'Bitcoin baby' born after parents pay for fertility treatment in digital currency - #bitcoin

The world's first baby paid for in Bitcoins has been born in California. Picture: Dr Terence Lee Source: Supplied Hacker currency Bitcoin crashes Scientists discover unknown body part The bionic arm that amputees can feel THE world's first baby bought entirely with Bitcoins has been born in California. The baby's parents paid fertility specialist Dr C. Terence Lee for fertility treatments using only Bitcoins after he offered them a 50 per cent discount on his services. Dr Lee told the Bitcoin 2013 conference it was the first time anyone had paid for fertility treatments entirely in the digital currency. The obstetrician and gynaecologist is something of a Bitcoin evangelist - he advertised a male fertility evaluation on Reddit last year for 15 Bitcoins, which was about $US5 at the time. Then Dr Lee was on a mission to find clients who would pay for bigger transactions in B...

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