21 Feb '14, 6am

Open Bitcoin ATM

Open Bitcoin ATM

If there’s one thing Bitcoins can benefit from, it’s easier accessibility for first-time users. The process can be a bit daunting if you’re new to cryptocurrency, but [mayosmith] is developing an open Bitcoin ATM to help get coins in the hands of the masses. There are already some Bitcoin dispensers out there. The Lamassu is around 5k a pop, and then there’s always the option of low-tech Condom Vending Machine conversions . [mayosmith's] build is still in the proof-of-concept phase, but has some powerful functionality underway. The box is made from acrylic with a front plate of 12″x12″ aluminum sheet metal, held on by 2 aluminum angles and some bolts. Slots were carved out of the aluminum sheet for the thermal printer and for bill acceptor—the comments identify it as an Apex 7000 . Inside is an Arduino with an SD Shield attached. Dollars inserted into the acceptor trigger ...

Full article: http://hackaday.com/2014/02/20/open-bitcoin-atm/

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mtgox.com 20 Feb '14, 10am

Virtual currency Bitcoin ATM arrives in Boston

Virtual currency Bitcoin ATM arrives in Boston

ndtv.com 21 Feb '14, 4am

Photo: Reuters File photo: Bitcoin Boston: A Bitcoin ATM has landed at a Boston rail hub, allowing commuters to learn abou...

Bitcoin ATM dispenses cash for cryptocurrency

Bitcoin ATM dispenses cash for cryptocurrency

usatoday.com 20 Feb '14, 7pm

Adam Soltys, co-founder of a bitcoin co-operative in Vancouver, Canada, swaps Canadian currency for bitcoins using the wor...

Bitcoin ATM debuts in the U.S.

edition.cnn.com 21 Feb '14, 4pm

Bitcoin ATM debuts in the U.S. There's a new ATM up and running in New Mexico that's just for virtual currency. KOAT's Lau...

Bitcoin ATM on its way to Britain

Bitcoin ATM on its way to Britain

telegraph.co.uk 20 Feb '14, 4pm

The company has already installed two machines in Canada and plans more in the US, Asia and Europe. Another company, Gener...

First Bitcoin ATM Opens Today in Texas: Video

bloomberg.com 20 Feb '14, 11pm

Feb. 20 (Bloomberg) –- CTO For Bitcoin Agents Reza Piri discusses the other markets where Robocoin machines will be poppin...

Bitcoin cash machine debuts in U.S.: There's a ...

edition.cnn.com 21 Feb '14, 9am

Bitcoin ATM debuts in the U.S. There's a new ATM up and running in New Mexico that's just for virtual currency. KOAT's Lau...

Bitcoin ATM arrives at Boston rail hub

news.yahoo.com 20 Feb '14, 12pm

BOSTON (AP) — A Bitcoin ATM has landed at a Boston rail hub, allowing commuters to learn about the digital currency. On We...

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coindesk.com 21 Feb '14, 4am

Lead developer Gavin Andresen chided the commercial bitcoin community for not getting involved enough in core bitcoin deve...

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...

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boston.com 19 Feb '14, 7pm

Last May, I wrote about the coming wave of bitcoin ATMs . Today, it looks like they have arrived, landing first in Boston’...

Bitcoin ATM Gets Surprise Launch in Biggest Boston Train Station

Bitcoin ATM Gets Surprise Launch in Biggest Bos...

coindesk.com 19 Feb '14, 11pm

Though they missed becoming the first operational bitcoin ATM in the US by less than 24 hours, the entrepreneurs behind Li...

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...

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...

Hong Kong's first bitcoin shop to open this wee...

scmp.com 22 Feb '14, 9pm

Hong Kong's first retail outlet for the virtual currency bitcoin will open on Friday. The 400 sq ft shop in Sai Ying Pun, ...