05 Nov '13, 10pm

Now you can buy beer with Bitcoin in Beijing

Now you can buy beer with Bitcoin in Beijing

Nov. 12 - 13, 2013 San Francisco, CA Tickets On Sale Now Beijing’s Cafe Bar 2nd Place has become the first bar in China to accept payment in Bitcoin. At the beginning of the year, when BitInstant’s Charlie Shrem adapted his New York City bar Evr to accept the stateless crypto currency, it seemed like at best a proof of concept, at worst a stunt. Now, at the close of the year, you can get blasted halfway across the world without tipping your hat to fiat money and the restrictions it enforces on its users. Cafe Bar 2nd Place is in the funky Beijing neighborhood of Wudaokou, adjacent to a number of universities, whose students, along with a substantial population of expatriates, patronize the establishment, which opened in 2011. Since April, a number of Bitcoin enthusiasts have been holding meetups at the bar, with the approval of its Japanese owner. One of them, an American ...

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