Purse Opens Nakamoto's, San Francisco's Bitcoin-Only Retail Shop

Purse Opens Nakamoto's, San Francisco's Bitcoin-Only Retail Shop

Purse.io, a startup that lets consumers buy Amazon items at a discount using bitcoin, has opened a brick-and-mortar store. Called Nakamoto's, the shop is designed to demonstrate that digital currencies can rival other payment methods, offering shoppers significant savings. Purse CEO Andrew Lee told CoinDesk: "The goal for Nakamoto's is to demonstrate the advantage of using bitcoin to mainstream users. The store sells everything for 10% cheaper than Amazon, if paid in bitcoin." Lee indicated that he sees a large opportunity in the Nakamoto's concept, and that the company is looking to....


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