As paywalls become increasingly popular, bitcoin micropayments offer a different way for companies to monetise their digital content.
The Chicago Sun-Times started accepting bitcoin this month, but digital currency orders already account for 11% of new subscriptions.
BitWall and the Chicago Sun-Times have released preliminary metrics from their 1st February bitcoin paywall test.
Bitcoin's frictionless payment system could profoundly change the way we monetize media, music and film.
The Chicago Sun-Times and BitWall have a bitcoin paywall test taking place on 1st February.