The Canadian Mint has just announced a project to introduce the use of digital coins to be used in physical transactions. This is really pioneer work by an otherwise traditional Mint. A must follow up.
- Royal Canadian Mint introduces MintChip to handle (thebankwatch.com)
- Royal Canadian Mint offers $50,000 in gold for the digital currency of the future (venturebeat.com)
- Royal Canadian MintChip Challenge: Evolution of Currency (tekartist.org)