Buying beers with Ethereum

Posted by on Sep 21, 2017 in Meetup, Merchants, Point of Sale | No Comments

After last nights Brisbane Ethereum meetup, the usual suspects headed down to one of the Valleys coolest bars, the The Treehouse Cafe & Bar to buy a few Green Beacon frothies with Ethereum (and Bitcoin). The service to facilitate payments has been rolled out by Brisbane based, “TravelbyBit”, who aims to encourage travels to travel with crypto […]

Dymocks book store at Carindale now accepting bitcoin!

Posted by on Feb 19, 2015 in Merchants, Point of Sale | No Comments

I am very please and excited to announce that the Dymocks book store at Carindale are now accepting bitcoin.  A small but very important step in getting “high street” retailers to a accept bitcoin. We installed the CoinKite terminal on site and get them up and running within minutes. To test the installation, I purchased the book […]

Bitcoin helps your style

Posted by on Aug 12, 2014 in Merchants, Point of Sale, Reviews | No Comments

Lets be honest, most Bitcoin owners are 20 to 30 something males, who work in IT.   Sterotypes are often based on truth, so we can assume they aren’t the most fashion conscious amongst us. Until Prada accept bitcoin, we can at least fine tune your hair do at Xin Twenty One.   This salon […]

Jims Jerky makes the Courier Mail

Posted by on Apr 6, 2014 in Merchants, Payments, Point of Sale | No Comments

Business owner Matt has made the weekend edition of the Courier Mail for accepting Bitcoin at his biltong kiosk at Westfield Carindale. Full write up at http://www.couriermail.com.au/business/brisbane-business-accepting-payments-with-digital-currency/story-fnihsps3-1226875063591

Accepting Bitcoin Payments

Posted by on Feb 2, 2014 in Payments, Point of Sale | No Comments

Confused about accepting payments?  Then come along to the free meet up, Tuesday 4th Feb 2014.  RSVP at http://www.meetup.com/BitcoinBrisbane/events/156830942/ Thanks again to everyone that came.  Great night.  

Locally Hosted Microsoft Stack Bitcoin Web Wallet and Payment Gateway

Motivation Regardless of which side of the platform debate you stand on, it’s a fact that enterprises and businesses do run and rely on Windows. From a personal perspective, I haven’t touched Linux since my student days and wouldn’t be comfortable setting up a Linux stack for a Bitcoin node. In order for Bitcoin to […]

Coinkite Bitcoin POS Terminal Review

Posted by on Jan 24, 2014 in Integration, Point of Sale | No Comments

This *is* how Bitcoin should be! Its great to see a company deliver, and exceed expectations.  This is what Coinkite have done with their POS terminal. Early bird I ordered my terminal day 1 when Coinkite announced they where selling.  Ok, it cost me 2.9BTC at the time, but BTC was floating around $120.  Such is […]