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Two Vegas Casinos to Begin Accepting Bitcoin

Who needs poker chips? There's a new currency coming to Las Vegas casinos: the Bitcoin.

Starting Wednesday, The D Las Vegas Casino Hotel and Golden Gate Hotel & Casino will begin collecting the digital currency that merchants are increasingly starting to accept.

The two downtown Vegas properties, which share an owner, will accept the currency at five locations, including their front desks and the D's Gift Shop. Guests can also use the currency at the D Hotel's American Coney Island hot dog shop and Joe Vicari's Andiamo Italian Steakhouse.

The Bitcoin purchases will be processed through BitPay, which allows merchants to accept Bitcoins just as they would Visa, MasterCard or Paypal.

Source: USA Today. Read full article. (link)

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  • CZmacure||

    Good news for Vegas Casinos! But they are late!! Online casinos accept bitcoin, litecoin and dogecoin!
    Check the directory ** GamblingWithBitcoins Com **

  • Morrison Jowett||

    The digital coin in the gambling is the new trend of the current generation. As the time saving processes all online casinos has to adopt this bit coin functionality on their site. It is the easy way for people to give their money to the casino.

  • Morrison Jowett||

    The digital coin in the gambling is the new trend of the current generation. As the time saving processes all online casinos has to adopt this bit coin functionality on their site. It is the easy way for people to give their money to the casino. Nice article!

  • Morrison Jowett||

    First of all, Bitcoin is the digital currency, and it is not connected with the government rules. It's a virtual global currency. The payments through bitcoin is potentially going to be simpler and cheaper because it is peer-to-peer rather than done through some intermediary.

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