It's All About the Bitcoins

Bitberries! Bitcoiner Uses Heat From Mining to Dry Strawberries

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One Canadian bitcoiner has figured out how to make the wasted electricity produced by bitcoin mining slightly less wasteful by using it to dehydrate strawberries (organic ones!). The anonymous Bitcoiner lives in Western Canada, and, according to a friend posting on Reddit, the town is fired up about the e-currency. “You likely will be able to use bitcoins most places in town by late spring (local pub, grocery, computer shop, bed and breakfest [sic] already on board),” says the friend, posting under the handle freeborn. Read More