18 Feb '14, 10pm

Bitcoin ATM goes live in Albuquerque, more coming to Austin and Seattle

A Bitcoin ATM in Albuquerque, New Mexico. @99Piloto Today a maker of Bitcoin ATMs claimed that it launched the US' first such machine in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The maker of the machines, Lamassu, says on its website that users can purchase bitcoins by scanning a bitcoin QR code and inserting cash. The machine, which costs $5,000, "accepts notes from over 200 countries" and is "compatible with leading exchanges, such as Mt. Gox and Bitstamp." Bitcoin machines that allow both purchasing bitcoins and swapping bitcoins for US dollars are coming from another company called Robocoin . That company has said it will install its machines in Seattle and Austin next month, Reuters reported today . "The kiosks... are similar to ATMs but have scanners to read government-issued identification such as a driver's license or a passport to confirm users' identities," Reuters wrote. "The A...

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Bitcoin ATMs are coming to Seattle and Austin

newsweek.com 18 Feb '14, 10pm

(Reuters) - Robocoin said on Tuesday that later this month it will install the first automated teller machines in the Unit...

Seattle and Austin are getting Bitcoin ATMs:

fastcompany.com 18 Feb '14, 8pm

Updated: Ahead of the roll out of Robocoin's Bitcoin ATMs in Austin and Seattle later this month, Portuguese company Lamas...

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entrepreneur.com 18 Feb '14, 4pm

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edition.cnn.com 19 Feb '14, 10pm

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reuters.com 18 Feb '14, 5am

(Reuters) - Robocoin said on Tuesday that later this month it will install the first automated teller machines in the Unit...

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techcrunch.com 19 Feb '14, 2pm

USA! USA! We are now officially almost as good as Canada! Why? Because the folks at Robocoin are officially turning on the...

#Bitcoin ATMs Coming to the U.S. @WillYakowicz

inc.com 18 Feb '14, 4pm

Bitcoin automated teller machiness will soon become available in the U.S., potentially increasing the customer base for bu...

Bitcoin ATMs coming to the U.S.

edition.cnn.com 18 Feb '14, 10pm

The emergence of public ATMs, the company says, is a step toward making Bitcoin, a currency that's not backed by a governm...

Bitcoin ATMs coming to the U.S.

edition.cnn.com 18 Feb '14, 10pm

The emergence of public ATMs, the company says, is a step toward making Bitcoin, a currency that's not backed by a governm...

First Bitcoin ATMs coming to the US this month

First Bitcoin ATMs coming to the US this month

theverge.com 18 Feb '14, 9am

Following the successful launch of an ATM in Vancouver last year, Bitcoin ATM maker Robocoin will install similar machines...

First Bitcoin ATM headed to Austin

First Bitcoin ATM headed to Austin

usatoday.com 20 Feb '14, 3am

Adam Soltys, co-founder of a bit coin co-operative in Vancouver, Canada, swapping Canadian currency for bitcoins using the...

First US Bitcoin vending machine opens in an Albuquerque cigar bar

First US Bitcoin vending machine opens in an Al...

theverge.com 19 Feb '14, 3am

A similar machine, operated by Nevada-based Robocoin, opened outside a Vancouver coffee house last year . Robocoin planned...

The First Bitcoin ATM In The US Is Opening In A...

techcrunch.com 19 Feb '14, 2pm

USA! USA! We are now officially almost as good as Canada! Why? Because the folks at Robocoin are officially turning on the...

Austin is getting multiple Bitcoin ATMs ahead of SXSW

Austin is getting multiple Bitcoin ATMs ahead o...

venturebeat.com 19 Feb '14, 4pm

Out-of-towners heading into Austin, Tex., for this year’s SXSW event will have the chance to exchange their boring regular...

Open Bitcoin ATM

Open Bitcoin ATM

hackaday.com 21 Feb '14, 6am

If there’s one thing Bitcoins can benefit from, it’s easier accessibility for first-time users. The process can be a bit d...