In The Market For New Eyewear, Will Let You Use Bitcoin

CoastalOnline glasses and contact lenses retailer , has announced they will soon accept Bitcoins as a form of payment for their products. will be the first eyewear retailer to accept the digital currency as payment for products.

“As an e-commerce company, we’re excited to see digital currency gaining momentum,” said Roger Hardy, Founder and CEO of “We’re continuously looking for new innovative approaches in order to best service our customers.”

Bitcoin “a peer-to-peer payment system and digital currency introduced as open source software in 2009 by pseudonymous developer Satoshi Nakamoto. It is a cryptocurrency, so-called because it usescryptography to control the creation and transfer of money” (Source: Wikipedia)