UK: First Bitcoin ATM installed at Shropshire petrol station

The first ATM for Bitcoin has been installed in Shropshire. The virtual currency aims to revolutionise the way the world buys and sells. The machine, used for purchasing and exchanging Bitcoins, has been put in the Red Lion Service Station, in Wellington. No physical cash is involved in the ATM. Instead, users can use it to buy Bitcoins, or part of a Bitcoin, and place it in a virtual ‘wallet’. The currency can then be used to buy physical goods or to speculate in an effort to make a profit…