“Can I Pay With Bitcoin?”

The state of merchant Bitcoin adoption and what’s coming next

Jason Deane
The Bitcoin Blog
Published in
12 min readMay 9, 2024

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Inage (Author) Paying for milkshakes, in a field, with Bitcoin over Lightning using only mobile phones

There’s something very cool about paying with Bitcoin — in any form — with a retailer.

From asking the question, to the near-instant confirmation over the lightning network via QR code, the whole thing feels exciting, different, futuristic and, somehow, slightly naughty. Even for people like…

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Jason Deane
The Bitcoin Blog

I blog on things I am passionate about: Bitcoin, writing, money, life’s crazy turns and being a dad. Lover of learning, family and cheese. (jasondeane@msn.com)