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Bitcoin ATM to make debut in East Village tea shop

Posted at 10:36 PM, Jan 12, 2014
and last updated 2014-01-12 22:36:57-05

NEW YORK (PIX11) —  Bitcoin ATMs are coming to a street corner near you.

Techies got a look at the first Bitcoin dispenser at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.

The machine looks like a standard ATM and operates like a vending machine.

Users put in U.S. dollars and receives Bitcoins on their phone.

The first Bitcoin dispense will be located at the East Village tea shop Just Sweet on 3rd Ave and 12th St.