España es el cuarto país con más cajeros automáticos Bitcoin en el mundo


Spain is the fourth country with the most ATM ́s Bitcoins in the world

The ATM`s Bitcoin Radar takes the account of the quantity of cash dispersors (ATM Bitcoin) that are installing every day in the world, who reproduce faster.

Today, 3 of octubre, existe 803 ATM`s Bitcoins in 53 countries. Spain is the fourth contry with more ATM`s that allow transactions with the principal digital currency.

The list with the principal countries is:

1. United States – 438 ATM`s

2. Canada – 115 ATM`s

3, Great Britain – 35 ATM`s

4. Spain – 25 ATM`s

5. Australia – 19 ATM`s

6. Finland – 17 ATM`s.

In the map you can see where the ATM ́s localized:


For difference, the countries of Latin America is not using very much the ATM Bitcoin. The only countries of Latin America that have these ATM`s Bitcoin posses very few ones, for example:

  • Mexic – 3 ATM.
  • Dominican Republic – 1 ATM.
  • Paraguay – 1 ATM.
  • Panama – 1 ATM.
  • Argentina – 1 ATM.
  • Brazil – 1 ATM.

As you can see, the North America is the region that have more ATM Bitcoin : 69,61%, followed by Europe with 22,19%. In Latin America they were only 0,37% of that ATM.


Different companies

Those ATM Bitcoin are produced by 19 different companies and 185 different operators in the world. Is a business who`s already sort of expanded, but, more companies are monopolozing the market, especially in the area of manufacture of the ATM. Genesis Coin is the company that more procedee the ATM, for example, 315, this means 40% ofthe market.

Next is Lamassu, that produced 183 of this ATM. The first company that produce the service is Coin Source with 47 ATM Bitcoin, followed by CoinBTM with 38 and instacoin with 27 and ATM`s Bitcoin Exchange with 23 ATM.

2,3 ATM´s by day

The technology is really throwing and according with the information of Bitcoin ATM Radar, in the present are opened 2,3 ATM for day. The volume has been growing with the years: in January, 2014 the were only 8 ATM`s, nowadays they are 803, but if this continue it will double in one year.

In ATM`s Bitcoin, the user cand withdraw money of his account Bitcoin, but he will receive it in the local currency: dollars, euros, etc. Or, he can deposit traditional currency to convert it in Bitcoin and deposit the money in his account. It`s important to say that the ATM Bitcoin ask more information for the user, than a conventional machine.

Source: Diario BitcoinBitcoinATMRadar

Bitphone abrirá su primera tienda en Barcelona el martes 26 de julio

Original news:  FintechMove 

Bitphone will open a new establishment in Barcelona next Tuesday, the 26th of July, the first one of the Barcelona.It´s the third physical shop of, the first service online in Spain and Latin America where it is possible to recharge the mobile phone with bitcoins. The shop of Barcelona will be located in the street Galileu, 11. In the next days Bitphone  will open also a place in Girona, in the Avinguda Lluis Pericot 46, place 2B.

The shops will possess a wide assortment of mobile phones and a cashier to be able to buy and sell bitcoins.In Bitphone, we work with more than 50 telephone companies, like:  Claro, Jazztel, Simyo, Tuenti, Carrefour Móvil, Euskaltel, Happy móvil, Tigo, Personal, Vox, Digicel y Red.among others.

Bitphone it´s  a commercial initiative based on the use of the bitcoin a criptodivisa, a digital way of exchange of value that started to work in 2009.  It is about a community project and free software, based on cryptography,which is not controlled by any gouverment or any company. The bitcoins can be almost instantly exchange into real money and more and more comercials,accept it as a way of payment.