Monthly Archives: February 2019

Bitcoin Depot ATM

Zach Harvey talks about usage metrics of Lamassu ATM’s

In this video recorded at Bitcoin Wednesday on 2 August 2017, CEO of Lamassu, Zack Harvey talks about Bitcoin ATM’s, UX consideration they took and problems they had and provides some insight into the user habits.

At the beginning of the video, Zach explains how Bitcoin is truly educational and teaches us the importance of scarcity – the 21 million. It also teaches us about custody, or how important it is for you to hold your own money, politics or how important the consensus is and many more things like security and the importance of decentralization. Bitcoin basically points out the flaws of the current financial system. Continue reading

Bitcoin ATM Market Dynamics January 2019

The year 2019 started with a Bitcoin price of $3,752 and maintained a steady rise in the first 10 days when it went over a $4,000 margin. After, it started to decrease and continued to do so until the end of the month. January ended with a price of  $3,454 which is a 7.9% decrease when compared with the price at the beginning of the month.

Bitcoin Price January 2019, source: blockchain.info

Unlike the price downward trajectory, the number of new machines doubled compared to previous month.

Period Start: 4124, Period End: 4273
Opened: 222, Closed: 73, Net Growth: +149(3.6%)

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