27 Nov '13, 7pm

Black Friday: A Chance for Bitcoin to Get Some Mainstream Love

Black Friday: A Chance for Bitcoin to Get Some Mainstream Love

Image credit: REUTERS/Jim Urquhart/Files By now, it's common knowledge that some people have made small (and, in some cases, not-so-small) fortunes on Bitcoin . But even though U.S. regulators and lawmakers gave bitcoins a tentative thumbs up last week, and an increasing number of merchants are accepting them as legal tender, you still can't walk into most retailers and spend them. Enter Bitcoin Black Friday , designed to harness the indefatigable spirit of American consumerism to bring the world's most popular cryptocurrency into the mainstream. Shoppers will be able to spend their digital ducats this Friday not only on gift cards to Target, Banana Republic, Sears and other major retailers, but on airline tickets, Christmas trees, organic coffee, OK Cupid memberships, alcoholic beverages, Moroccan rugs and more. More than 250 merchants are participating in the one-day sho...

Full article: http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230156

Tweets

Love!!!

shoeperwoman.com 28 Nov '13, 10pm
Bitcoin Black Friday Aims To Get People To Actually Spend Their Bitcoins

Bitcoin Black Friday Aims To Get People To Actu...

readwrite.com 26 Nov '13, 9pm

The majority of bitcoins in circulation aren't used for actually buying stuff. A Bitcoin entrepreneur is looking to change...

Bitcoin to host its own Black Friday

Bitcoin to host its own Black Friday

money.cnn.com 26 Nov '13, 12pm

The Bitcoin community is gearing up for a holiday shopping spree by hosting its own Black Friday event. Hundreds of mercha...

money to give iPhones, coffee, or even a trip to space:

money to give iPhones, coffee, or even a trip t...

thunderclap.it 29 Nov '13, 2am

Mark your calendars -- this holiday season is the first ever Bitcoin Black Friday , an online shopping and charitable givi...

Black Friday Domain Deals On

morganlinton.com 27 Nov '13, 11pm

I’m going to try something new this year and offer domain deals directly on my blog for Black Friday. I am going to open s...

#bitcoin

#bitcoin

techcrunch.com 28 Nov '13, 5pm

Bitcoin burning a hole in your pocket? Probably . If so, a new site has popped up to help you spend your digital currency ...

Bitcoin Black Friday Lists Sales and Discounts for Bitcoin Purchases

Bitcoin Black Friday Lists Sales and Discounts ...

lifehacker.com 28 Nov '13, 9pm

Web: If you are looking to spend some bitcoins this Black Friday, then Bitcoin Black Friday has a listing of all the sales...

Last chance to enter to win a $500 Amazon Gift card on

Last chance to enter to win a $500 Amazon Gift ...

bunkershot.com 30 Nov '13, 11pm

Clubcrown Redefines Metal Wood Refinishing Patented re-crowning process takes only 10 minutes! ClubCrown by VIVE has been ...

Black Friday sales in my inbox

Black Friday sales in my inbox

skinnyrunner.com 27 Nov '13, 3pm

Thursday is for eating and being thankful and Friday is for bloating, indigestion, and buying more crap stuff… to be thank...

At $33 a @Raspberry_Pi won't cost you much more...

pololu.com 27 Nov '13, 6pm

To take advantage of the sale, you must make your purchases directly from this web site during the sale period. Some sale ...

Retailers set to offer Bitcoin Black Friday deals

Retailers set to offer Bitcoin Black Friday deals

reviews.cnet.com 27 Nov '13, 3pm

Bitcoin users will be able to use their encrypted digital currency to pick up some deals on Black Friday. A new site has p...

Release Rundown: Sneakers Available on Black Fr...

nicekicks.com 27 Nov '13, 7pm

Of course, there are many mind-blowing deals in your favorite department stores, electronic shops and sporting retailers o...

Black Friday at Phenom

Black Friday at Phenom

phenomglobal.com 28 Nov '13, 6pm

« Older posts Black Friday at Phenom By admin | Published: November 28, 2013 Posted in Blog , Home | Comments closed « Old...

Bitcoin Black Friday: How to use virtual currency to buy real gifts

Bitcoin Black Friday: How to use virtual curren...

nbcnews.com 28 Nov '13, 5pm

If you're really feeling flush, you can use bitcoin to book that special someone a trip to space on Virgin Galactic . If t...