• KeepKey is a next level, premium hardware wallet. It protects your digital currency from hackers and thieves, offering cutting-edge security in a beautiful package. Also read: Multi-Sig Wallet BitGo Integrates With ShapeShift.io API The KeepKey Hardware Wallet Its function meets style and there’s no other hardware wallet on the market comparable. KeepKey, which went on sale last September, provides advanced security with a sophisticated design — it’s a product you won’t be afraid to use or

    KeepKey Offers ‘Sophisticated Simplicity’ to Bitcoiners

    | 2016/02/18 4:00 pm
  • SWITZERLAND, Feb 17, 2016 – ShapeShift.io, an instant Bitcoin and blockchain exchange service, has been integrated into the multi-sig Bitcoin wallet, BitGo. The ShapeShift API integration allows BitGo wallet users to send or receive all leading cryptocurrencies without leaving the wallet. Disclaimer: This is a press release. Bitcoinist is not responsible for these companies’ products and/or services. Multi-Sig Wallet for Altcoin Exchange   “We’re constantly impressed with the ShapeShift product for its speed and ease of

    Multi-sig Wallet BitGo Integrates with ShapeShift.io API

    | 2016/02/17 5:25 pm
  • Armory Technologies Inc. will be changing leadership soon. This announcement was made on the bitcointalk.org forum today by Armory CEO Alan Reiner. Armory Technologies, founded in 2011 by Reiner, Developed the Armory wallet, an open-source bitcoin wallet with security features like multisig and cold storage very early in Bitcoin’s development. Other security implementations like PGP signing of their packages instead of using the less secure md5 hash system made Armory one of the most secure

    Armory CEO to Step Down After Years of Bitcoin Development

    | 2016/02/04 1:18 am
  • Brave is a new open-source Internet browser being developed under the Mozilla license. The Project development is handled by Brave Inc., led by JavaScript creator and former Mozilla CEO Brendan Eich. Their Stated aim is to “fix the internet,” and they take several departures from traditional browsers, including universal ad-block by default, forcing https and other security measures out of the box, decentralized Universally Unique Identifier (UUID) account management, and most intriguingly, an integrated bitcoin

    Brave Web Browser Early Look: 27% Faster Than Firefox, Bitcoin Integration

    | 2016/01/29 8:00 am
  • PALO ALTO, CA — Today, BitGo announced the launch of its new service, BitGo Instant. BitGo claimed that this service is “the world’s first way to safely receive zero-confirm Bitcoin transactions with a full financial guarantee. Along with the announcement of its launch, BitGo reported that it has a “strong list of initial partners,” to recognize the zero-confirmation transactions. These partners include, Bitfinex, Bitstamp, CoinHako, FoldApp, Genesis Trading, Kraken, ShapeShift and Unocoin.  Also read: Protect Yourself

    BitGo Instant: ‘Eliminates Bitcoin Transaction Delays’

    | 2016/01/19 9:07 pm
  • Our latest Ledger Wallet giveaway is now over, and the winners have been chosen. This time, we gave away a Ledger Nano, a Ledger Starter, and a Ledger OTG. The giveaway started on December 14, 2015, and ended today. Three winners were chosen, and they will be notified via email.  Also read: Bitcoinist Giveaway: Win a Free Ticket to TNABC 2016 The Giveaway: Your Chance to win a Ledger Wallet Product People were able to

    Ledger Wallet Giveaway: The Winners Have Been Chosen!

    | 2016/01/15 12:00 pm
  • Redwood City Ventures is a new name in the Bitcoin industry that people are just starting to see some of their work appearing. RWCV are focusing on helping different companies and startups that are trying to bring collaboration between the US and Chinese companies to the Bitcoin ecosystem. One of the first ventures that people are seeing is blockC.co. Redwood City Ventures brokered a deal between blockC.co and Avalon/Canaan-Creative to be the global master distributor

    Sean Walsh of Redwood City Ventures on Facilitating US/Chinese Bitcoin Collaborations

    | 2015/12/18 8:00 am
  • A few months ago, Bitcoinist held a giveaway where three lucky winners received a Ledger hardware Bitcoin wallet for free. We gave away three different Ledger products: the Ledger Nano, Ledger HW.1 and Ledger Unplugged. Now, we’re giving away Ledger devices again, and this time we have some new products up for grabs. Also read: Ledger Wallet Giveaway: Wallet Announcements  In this giveaway, we are offering another Ledger Nano, in addition to two different products. We

    Ledger Wallet Giveaway: Another Chance to Win a Hardware Bitcoin Wallet from Bitcoinist!

    | 2015/12/14 6:44 am
  • A big problem in the music business is the presence of middle men such as record labels. Record labels advertise a person’s music to the general audience whereas it would be quite hard to spread music on your own. However, in many situations, a record label will own the rights to your music and receives a certain percentage of money generated by your music. Fortunately, there is a bitcoin-oriented alternative for artists wanting to gain

    LibertyMusicStore: Own 100% of your Earnings

    | 2015/12/08 8:00 am
  • Bitcoin enthusiasts will probably remember the one person who implanted a Bitcoin wallet into his own hand to make contactless payments. At that time, the idea seemed ridiculous, but now that electronic tattoos might be used for payments in the near future, none of these ideas seems farfetched anymore; Chaotic Moon is the company behind these ideas, and they are eyeing fitness tracking as well. Also read: LimoPlay: An Interview with the Newest Casino in

    Are Electronic Tattoos The Future of Bitcoin Payments?

    | 2015/12/02 1:54 pm
  • BitPay’s multi-signature wallet solution – called Copay – has added TREZOR Hardware Wallet support. Even though the TREZOR hardware wallet has been around since 2013, it has taken a while for the BitPay engineers to integrate this functionality into Copay. The long wait is finally over, however, as the Chrome desktop app for Copay has been updated. Also read: Europe Gives Extra Attention To Payment Railways Copay Chrome App Adds TREZOR Support Integrating TREZOR functionality

    BitPay Enables TREZOR Support For Copay Chrome App

    | 2015/11/24 2:31 pm
  • Creating a paper wallet is one of the most secure ways of securing and storing digital currency. As these funds are kept offline, there is no chance of the wallet being hacked through traditional means. On the other hand paper, wallets can get stolen, end up lost, or damaged by either fire or water. That isn’t keeping people from printing these paper wallets, though, and the PiperWallet is a nifty – albeit expensive-  tool to

    PiperWallet Bitcoin Paper Wallet Printer Available Exclusively Through Purse Merchants

    | 2015/11/19 1:08 pm
  • Trying to revolutionize the concept of Bitcoin wallets is not an easy task these days. Consumers want convenience over anything else, yet t is not easy to come up with new and innovative features while keeping things user-friendly.  But none of that is keeping people from coming up with crazy and revolutionary ideas to revamp the whole Bitcoin wallet concept. Also read: Plutus: Contactless Payments The Bitcoin Way The Bitcoin Biowallet – High-Level Security and

    The Concept of Creating a Bitcoin Biowallet

    | 2015/11/11 4:01 am
  • On October 28th, 2015, BitGo, a digital asset security platform, is set to launch the first-of-its kind automated, open source Key Recovery Service (KRS) software for provisioning cold backup keys. BitGo has stated that this new KRS offering is part of their commitment to providing the most secure digital asset vault in the world while also ensuring wallet users maintain control of their digital assets.   Also Read: BitGo Surpasses US$1bn In Quarterly Bitcoin Transaction

    BitGo Launches Open Source Software to Ease Burden of Key Storage and Recovery

    | 2015/10/28 9:00 am
  • BSAVE, consisting of a group of online entrepreneurs with a vision to combine alternative investments (like Bitcoin) with the power of new technology, is a unique savings account that offers daily interest for deposited Bitcoin. Disclaimer: This article was provided by Bitcoin PR Buzz. Bitcoinist is not affiliated with BSAVE and is not responsible for its products and/or services. BSAVE has successfully secured over $400,000 in seed capital, which will help kickstart operations of BSAVE’s early

    BSAVE Raises $400,000 in Seed Capital

    | 2015/10/25 12:00 pm
  • Every time a new mobile Bitcoin wallet is released, people get excited about its new features. Over the past few months, most mobile Bitcoin wallets have announced new features, but nothing makes them stand out from one another. Just yesterday, the new BitX Smart Wallet was released, which offers some near, albeit not groundbreaking, features. Also read: Bitcoin in Business: Why don’t most Businesses Accept Digital Currency? BitX Smart Wallet – In-App Bitcoin Buying &

    BitX Smart Wallet Launched for Mobile Bitcoin Users

    | 2015/10/07 12:14 pm
  • Hackers and online hoodlums are not only targeting mobile Android users all over the world, as Chinese iPhone users are not safe from harm either. A recent App Store security breach is a great cause of concern, as users in China and Taiwan might still be at risk of installing malicious software without realizing it. Also read: Bitcoin Users Vulnerable to Android Stagefright 2.0 Bug YiSpecter Malware Affecting Jailbroken and Non-jailbroken Apple Devices The new

    YiSpecter Malware on iOS Threatens Device Security – Bitcoin Users Advised To Upgrade

    | 2015/10/05 5:21 am
  • A society without physical money is already becoming very apparent in our world. Most people do not use cash or checks like they used to 20 years ago. Currently, there is only 8% of hard physical cash represented in the world, and the rest of our money is pure digits. It’s not hard to see that this is a reality as people use mobile banking, debit cards, and online payments. People can go for quite

    Bitcoin Is Superior To Cashless Systems Used Today

    | 2015/10/03 8:34 pm
  •  As well as advice for beginners, Bitcoin.com has a news section a rapidly growing forum, buy bitcoins page and bitcoin wallets page where anyone can choose from all types of wallets or buy bitcoins from trusted exchanges. Built on the Ultimate Bitcoin domain name newly launched Bitcoin.com aims to become the most comprehensive Bitcoin portal in the world. Bitcoin’s first angel investor Roger Ver is pleased to announce Bitcoin.com; an innovative collaborative platform for both

    Official Launch of Bitcoin.com Forum and News Platform

    | 2015/09/29 3:34 am
  • Bitcoin wallet security and technology is more important than ever these days. As the Bitcoin community grows larger, there are many people who use digital currency without taking the necessary security precautions. Luckily for them, companies such as BitGo are focusing their efforts on providing top-notch security to every Bitcoin user in the world. That strategy is paying dividends, as the company processed over US$1 billion in Bitcoin transactions during Q2 2015. BitGo Combines Multi-sig

    BitGo Surpasses US$1bn In Quarterly Bitcoin Transaction Volume

    | 2015/09/22 9:00 am
  • The Ledger wallet is a new hardware Bitcoin wallet that has generated a lot of buzz in the Bitcoin community. Bitcoinist.net, in partnership with Ledger, will be giving away three Ledger wallets for free to our readers!  Also read: Review: Ledger Wallet, Secure Bitcoin Hardware Wallet Ledger is a France-based startup that provides an innovative new hardware wallet that allows Bitcoiners to safely store their coins. The wallets utilize Ledger OS, an “elegant and innovative

    Ledger Wallet Giveaway: Win a Ledger Wallet From Bitcoinist!

    | 2015/09/17 3:40 am