01 Nov '13, 3pm

Bitcoin

Negotiating foreign currencies can be a headache for any traveller. Persuading someone to accept payment in a currency they've never even heard of presents a new challenge altogether. But after 100 days on the road, newlyweds Austin Craig and Beccy Bingham have proved that it is possible to travel the world using nothing but bitcoin . The bitcoin currency , best known for its association with illicit purchases made through sites such as Silk Road , was launched in 2008 and is traded within a global network of computers. To use the currency you first need to download a "wallet", which allows to you transfer payments to others using your computer or smartphone. Recently, however, the currency has been making news as its value increases and it is being rapidly adopted by mainstream businesses. This week a coffee shop in Vancouver unveiled the first bitcoin ATM , allowing cust...

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theguardian.com 01 Nov '13, 3pm

Negotiating foreign currencies can be a headache for any traveller. Persuading someone to accept payment in a currency the...

The Bitcoin Association of Australia

The Bitcoin Association of Australia

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Bitcoin ATM Brings Online Currency To Life

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World's first Bitcoin ATM goes live in Vancouver

ctvnews.ca 29 Oct '13, 11pm

VANCOUVER -- Bernd Petak recalls a time when, curious about how exchanging cash for the digital currency Bitcoin worked, h...

Bitcoin enters mainstream retail

Bitcoin enters mainstream retail

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thenextweb.com 02 Nov '13, 8pm

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