Bitcoin Beach: what happened when an El Salvador surf town went full crypto | Curio

Bitcoin Beach: what happened when an El Salvador surf town went full crypto

17 mins | Jun 23, 2021

The potential beginning of the 'Bitcoinification' of an entire country. Funded by an anonymous donor, American ex-pats in a small surfing village have transformed the local enemy to run on Bitcoin. But, Ezra Fieser asks, is “Bitcoin Beach” a philanthropic currency experiment or capitalist venture with a saviour complex?

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From Bloomberg Businessweek

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