Mike Tyson, the legendary heavyweight boxing champion made news when he associated himself with the legendary digital currency, bitcoin. Mike Tyson announced his involvement in a bitcoin ATM venture. These bitcoin ATMs are launched and maintained by Bitcoin Direct LLC while he endorses the brand.
Mike Tyson Bitcoin ATMs are now officially launched and the launch event was recently held in Las Vegas, where the first machine was unveiled as well. The first Mike Tyson Bitcoin ATM machine is installed at Off the Strip Grill located in LINQ Hotel. The company has already been running a pilot scale operation of the bitcoin ATM in Las Vegas itself.
The official launch event Mike Tyson Bitcoin ATM was organized in Las Vegas itself and it was preceded over by Mike Tyson himself. However, the bitcoin ATMs seems to have run into trouble soon after the launch after the machine started exhibiting technical issues. According to reports, Mike Tyson Bitcoin ATMs stopped dispensing bitcoins and those attempting to buy bitcoin though the machine had their currency eaten up by this hungry machine.
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