Bitcoin Oregon Marijuana Campaign Wants Some Of Your Bitcoin Stash By Chris Lehman • Jul 7, 2014 Listen Listening... / The group behind the initiative to legalize recreational marijuana in Oregon is now accepting bitcoin contributions. Belltown Bar Back From The Future With A Bitcoin ATM By Tom Banse • May 5, 2014 Rae Ellen Bichell / KPLU Listen Listening... / 1:09 The world's first bitcoin ATM launched last year in Vancouver, Canada. Now there's also a physical place in the Northwest to buy and sell the virtual currency – at the Spitfire Grill in Belltown. Central Washington Home To Nation's Biggest Bitcoin 'Mine,' More Coming By Tom Banse • Apr 8, 2014 Listen Listening... / Here's a surprising fact: the largest bitcoin "mine" in North America is located on the outskirts of Wenatchee, Wash. Bitcoin: The Decentralized Virtual Currency That We're All Trying To Understand By Ross Reynolds & Christine Streich • Feb 26, 2014 Flickr Photo/Antana (CC-BY-NC-ND) Listen Listening... / 10:11 Imagine using online banking – without the bank. Bitcoin is a digital currency that was created five years ago. It runs entirely on the sways of the free market: no government or banking institution is backing it. Local University Accepts Unprecedented Bitcoin Donation By Lisa Brooks • Feb 20, 2014 Flickr Photo/mSeattle (CC BY-NC-ND) Listen Listening... / 4:22 Universities are used to accepting donations from alumni. They count on it. But when the University of Puget Sound in Tacoma recently received a donation from 2007 graduate Nicholas Cary, its staff had to do some homework.