First Ever Casino Bitcoin ATM Launched At The D in Las Vegas
Another historic moment for Bitcoin arrived with the arrival of the first Bitcoin ATM within a casino. Launched by Robocoin’s CEO, Jordan Kelley and casino owner Derek Stevens, the first Bitcoin ATM ever to be put in a casino was opened at the D Casino in Las Vegas. Both Stevens and Kelley believe that this move will revolutionize the gambling industry.Kelley said that “this is going to change the international gaming market considerably… It’s going to add enormous value from a gaming perspective.” The Robocoin machine is set to make the lives of rich businessmen much easier giving easy and safe access to their gambling cash.
The use of the Robocoin machine requires setting up a virtual account with safety features such as biometric authentication and photo recognition. The novelty and safety of Robocoin is expected to be a hit with Las Vegas visitors.
BitCoinInVegas.com’s Julian Tosh said: “Bitcoin is a global currency. Las Vegas is a global destination. People can come here with their Bitcoins and be funded for entertainment and gambling in the local currency. It’s really good for the tourism industry. This makes it easier for people to spend Bitcoins in our local economy.”