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Johoe, the "Friendly" Bitcoin Hacker, Makes Another Appearance No Comments

A lot has been happening with the “friendly” bitcoin hacker “johoe.” Speculation first began last week when he swiped approximately 250 bitcoins from blockchain.info following a security lapse that took place during the early hours of Monday, December 8th.  In a strange sort of twist, johoe later returned the bitcoins, explaining that he was merely protecting them against malware attacks...


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Copay Bitcoin Wallet App Now Available on Google Play Store No Comments

Not terribly long after the release of the Copay beta via the web interface at Copay.io comes the news that the official Copay application for Android devices has hit the Google Play Store. The application is essentially the mobile version of the service, if you haven't already guessed (if you have, gold star on your forehead). It's a unique bitcoin wallet system that ups security by allowing w...


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Video: iOS 8 Touch ID Bitcoin Wallet By Chain No Comments

Here's a neat little video if you've got under two minutes to burn. Chain Inc., a block chain API for developers, has today posted a video on YouTube with a nifty little demo of an open source bitcoin wallet making use of Touch ID on iOS 8. Now, just in case you're not up to date with the latest Apple technology, iOS 8 is the latest iteration of the company's mobile operating system. Introduced...


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BitcoinWallet.com Reports $1,000,000 Worth of Bitcoin Transacted in First 60 Days No Comments

Newly-launched BitcoinWallet.com is reporting some interesting figures when it comes to statistics collected in the first sixty days of operation. The website says that over the past two months, they have exceeded over $1,000,000 worth of bitcoin transacted in this period -- 2,400 bitcoins to be precise. Over 5,000 registered users have completed 23,000 transactions -- with 100 percent of those...


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Check Out This Gesture-Based Wearable Bitcoin Wallet by MEVU No Comments

One of the cool things about being in such a young industry is all of the interesting innovation going on around us. From the advent of bitcoin ATMs to other high-tech gadgets, it's enough to keep a techie excited for years. And speaking of gadgets, check out this gesture-based wearable bitcoin wallet by MEVU -- worn around the wrist. It's proof-of-concept, so don't expect to see this on store s...


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Mycelium Local Trader Feature Lets Users Buy and Sell Bitcoin From Others Nearby No Comments

The Mycelium Bitcoin Wallet has a new feature available that will make the acquisition and sale of bitcoin a whole lot easier for existing users. Dubbed Local Trader, the feature will allow bitcoin buyers and sellers who are local to each other to transact, similar to LocalBitcoins.com. Trades made are done person-to-person using cash and, well, bitcoin. A seller using the feature can make "ge...


TREZOR Announces Bitcoin Hardware Wallet Demo, Provides Product Status Update No Comments

The folks at TREZOR have come out with a small announcement and status update on their highly-anticipated hardware bitcoin wallet. According to a post made on the company's website, TREZOR will demo a fully-functioning unit at the Bitcoin Exchange Berlin (BXB) event taking place on March 15th (Saturday) in the German capital city (Betahaus at Prinzessinnenstraße 19-20). The BXB event, organiz...


Coinbase Fast Approaching One Million Consumer Bitcoin Wallets No Comments

San Francisco-based Coinbase is growing up fast! Launched in June 2012, the company gained tremendous amounts of attention last year when the price of bitcoin started to climb more rapidly than most of us would have predicted. And it shows in the numbers. According to the company's About page, about 950,000 online consumer bitcoin wallets have been set up on the service. A snapshot from the In...


TREZOR Bitcoin Wallet Delayed Due to Production Error No Comments

It was announced in January that the highly-anticipated TREZOR bitcoin hardware wallet would be making its debut at the end of January. We're now at the start of February, and users are still waiting for their shipments. The reason? Quite simply: some complications on the production line. "Our hardware producer had an unfortunate error in the finalization of the cases and we needed to run a co...


BitcoinWallet.com Domain Name Fetches $250,000 No Comments

Bitcoin has become big business, if you weren't already aware. So it should be no surprise that bitcoin-related domain names are going for a pretty penny while on the market. Such is the case with BitcoinWallet.com -- a domain name owned by entrepreneur Niko Younts. Younts tweeted that the domain fetched a whopping $250,000. But it doesn't end there. Younts has a similar domain, BitcoinWallets....


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