Today’s Episode Of “One Step Closer To Worldwide Adoption”: February 15th

Cointelegraph writer Joe Hall spent a few weeks living in El Salvador attempting to live off of Bitcoin and Bitcoin only and documented his time there:


Paying the way for Bitcoin adoption in El Salvador: Video

Hall was surprised, dismayed, entertained and ultimately enthused by his findings in the country. Adopting a new technology as novel and misunderstood as Bitcoin is a mammoth task, but Salvadorans are getting stuck into the new technology where possible.

Retailers like Walmart had the option to pay in Bitcoin — but the process was slow and inconvenient — while the likes of Texaco were staunchly anti-Bitcoin. At McDonald’s, the experience is smooth and fast; it’s even quicker than the McDonald’s branches that accept Bitcoin in Switzerland.

From the Adopting Bitcoin conference — a Lightning conference in San Salvador that gathered Bitcoiners from around the world — down to Bitcoin Beach and Surf City, across to the volcanoes of Santa Ana and on the streets of San Salvador, Hall mingled with locals to get a better sense of Bitcoin as a means of exchange.

Full article here:



Master Asked on February 15, 2023 in Bitcoin.
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