Since the beginning of the summer, there’s been an influx of Bitcoin ATMs (or “BTMs”) installed across the US. The past few months saw almost 20 new machines appear. Also read: The Bitcoin ATM: The Improved Teller Machine
EasyBit Adds Six BTMs Across the US
The EasyBit BTM network announced it has installed six new machines across four states. Headquartered in the US and Argentina, EasyBit has been gaining steam.
The firm’s installed its first BTM at a Thai restaurant inAmsterdam. Now, the company operates 35 machines in nine countries. EasyBit uses both GenesisCoin and BitAccess cryptocurrency automated tellers.
The six new BTMs are in Texas, Hawaii,Georgia, and Utah. Since its founding in 2013, EasyBit has become a reputable provider of Bitcoin-powered automated tellers. Michael Dupree, CEO, and founder of EasyBit, said at the latest install announcement:
We’ve observed that adding a bitcoin ATM greatly improves bitcoin adoption in these communities. Our host locations often see better foot traffic and increased revenue after putting in a bitcoin ATM, making it a win-win for everyone.
ATM Provider Athena Bitcoin Continues to Grow
Another Bitcoin-based ATM operator is a growing US company calledAthena Bitcoin. The Dayton, Ohio-based company, launched seven new BTMs this past September.
Athena Bitcoin has also ramped up its efforts to be a top Bitcoin provider across the US These days, it has seven new machines located in Texas, Illinois, Georgia, andFlorida— and the team operates a total of 25 BTMs.
Last June, the company acquired Bitcoin companyBitQuickafter its founder Jad Mubaslat began searching for a new custodian. Alongside the acquisition of BitQuick, Athena Bitcoin launched its own bitcoin wallet, available on Google Play and Apple’s App Store. Athena Bitcoin says they are firm believers in Bitcoin and the surrounding ecosystem.
“Athena Bitcoin customer come from far and wide to get to our Bitcoin ATM. We have the most locations and the best hours. Our customers are building businesses, crossing boundaries, and accessing world markets,” said Athena Bitcoin Executive Eric Gravengaard.
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