What is coinJar?
CoinJar is many things. Here are a few definitions:
1. CoinJar is a portable coin collection unit that can to turn any website into a Vending machine.
2. CoinJar is a campaign to centralize spare change coins for "new industries\Ideas" activation.
3. CoinJar is a machine that converts coins to online money to avoid credit card payments.
These are a few definitions that come into mind. To sum it up, there's a machine that can plug to internet and collect coins for whatever reason.
CoinJar is 100% transparent.
Technologies used to build CoinJar
PHP & MySQL
Action Script 3
Windows XP Embedded
Rasberry Pi \ Mini Desktop
3G Modem \ Wifi
How to make a CoinJar
Uses of Coinjar
Give to Charities (Transparently*)
Support An initiative
Group Buy Assets
Buy & Sell Music
Subscribe to Entertainmet websites
Zwippi Online (www.zwappe.co.za)