Tag: bitcoin

These Adorable Girls Will Sell You Lemonade and Cookies for Bitcoin

January 7, 2014 // 10:27 am

Two little girls in San Francisco have opened up a cookie and lemonade stand.  Yes, it’s already adorable, but it gets even better.  These little ladies are quite business savvy. It turns out they accept Bitcoin as a form of payment for their homemade snickerdoodles and lemonade.…

NYC Bar Now Accepting Bitcoins as Payment, Seashells and Animal Bones Still Kinda Iffy

April 11, 2013 // 7:00 am

Bitcoins are a form of virtual currency that people can use to buy things online like shoes and houses but is different from credit, for reasons. I won’t pretend I understand how the whole thing works, but if you think about it only a tiny bit (heh), it’s pretty…

This Pizza Cost $750,000 Because This is the Internet

April 1, 2013 // 6:00 am

Say you’re a programmer in 2010, and you happen to have a ton of bitcoin, the new internet currency that was coined in 2009 as a response to fluctuating national currency. Your enormous stockpile is pretty much useless, however, because bitcoin is worth $0.03. You decide that you…