26 Nov '13, 9pm

Bitcoin Black Friday Aims To Get People To Actually Spend Their Bitcoins

Bitcoin Black Friday Aims To Get People To Actually Spend Their Bitcoins

The majority of bitcoins in circulation aren't used for actually buying stuff. A Bitcoin entrepreneur is looking to change that with Bitcoin Black Friday , a set of deals offered to users of the world’s most famous cryptocurrency the day after Thanksgiving. It's the second such event organized by Jon Holmquist, currently a community liaison at digital-payment startup Ripple Labs . Last year, he held the event—then known as Bitcoin Friday —on November 9, a second anniversary of sorts for Bitcoin , and a moment when many people were first realizing that most bitcoins were just sitting in digital wallets. “With news reports of 78% of bitcoins not being spent, we need to do something ,” Holmquist wrote last year in a Bitcoin forum . Seventy-five merchants participated in the event. This year, Holmquist moved the event to Black Friday to encourage a larger turnout. "We wanted t...

Full article: http://readwrite.com/2013/11/26/bitcoin-black-friday

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