Paying with “Nod To Pay” is truly frictionless. A Google Glass user activates the service with the command “OK Glass, make a payment”. Glass then scans the QR code of any Bitcoin enabled Point Of Sales (POS) application. The transaction details appear on the display of Glass. The user then only needs to nod twice to confirm the payment, making it a truly handsfree payment solution.
While it isn’t the first Bitcoin POS system or the first in-person payments, it is the first one designed specifically for bars and hospitality, and it’s certainly the first for Groningen.
With Bitcoin acting as a new form of global currency, these type of systems will likely continue popping up at breakneck speeds.
If you’re a Bitcoiner in Groningen, you can now kill your thirst with your favorite cryptocurrency at EMG Faktors. This Dutch bar recently started accepting Bitcoin payments via a new Point of Sale system called NUVOPOS