Tag Archives: Bitcoin Wallet

Blockchain Reveals New ‘Lockbox’ Hardware Wallet Made By Ledger

Cryptocurrency data and wallet provider Blockchain (formerly Blockchain.info) has announced it will offer users a dedicated hardware wallet in a new partnership with Ledger. A Blockchain-Only Hardware Wallet In a press release October 25, Blockchain said it was working with the French hardware wallet manufacturer to produce a device “exclusively compatible” with its online wallets. The company, one… Read More »

Japan’s SBI Virtual Currencies Exchange to Develop Proprietary Crypto Wallet

Denmark-based cryptography specialist Sepior has partnered with Japanese online financial services firm SBI Group to jointly develop a proprietary wallet on SBI’s Virtual Currencies exchange platform, VCTRADE. Cryptography Specialist Sepior Agrees to Boost VCTRADE’s Security With Threshold Wallet Technology The financial services giant licensed Sepior’s Threshold Wallet technology, which addresses online wallet and transaction security using multiparty computation (MPC),… Read More »

Jack Dorsey’s Payments Startup Square Open-Sources Bitcoin Cold Storage Solution

San Francisco-based mobile payments firm Square announced it is open-sourcing its Bitcoin cold storage solution, which is now available on Github. Mobile Payments Startup Square Open-Sources Hardware Security Modules (HSMs) and Wallet Auditing Tool The company founded by Jack Dorsey, who is also CEO of Twitter, has built out its cryptocurrency infrastructure when it started offering Bitcoin payments… Read More »

Trezor Now Lets You Convert Bitcoin to Other Cryptos Right From the Device

In a recent upgrade, popular Bitcoin and cryptocurrency hardware wallet TREZOR has enabled its Model T users to exchange directly through their wallet interface, which means users no longer have to send coins from their device for conversion.   A Crypto Exchange Inside the Trezor In an attempt to make its flagship hardware wallet TREZOR Model T, the company… Read More »

A Norwegian Man Killed After Selling his Bitcoins. This is How You Stay Safe!!

A 24-year-old Norwegian, Heikki Bjørklund Plato has been killed after selling his Bitcoins, Oslo police have reported. While the details are fuzzy, it is said the victim was stabbed more than 20 times but the amount of cash stolen remain unknown. As reported by TV2, police said they combed the apartment and found some cash. However, it is… Read More »

‘Yes, You’ Need a Bitcoin Hardware Wallet: Ledger Reveals 1.3 Million Units Sold

Cryptocurrency hardware wallet manufacturer Ledger has sold over 1.3 million units as of this month, the company revealed in a blog post October 10. Wallet Manufacturers Target The Millions Discussing whether or not cryptocurrency investors “need” hardware wallets, CEO Eric Larchevêque disclosed the figure, which potentially makes Ledger the biggest-selling hardware wallet on the market. Competition in the… Read More »

Samourai Prepares for Internet-Free Bitcoin Transactions With TxTenna Launch

Bitcoin wallet Samourai Wallet will in future offer Bitcoin transactions without the internet thanks to a partnership with mesh network goTenna. ‘You Don’t Need the Internet to Use Bitcoin’ TxTenna, which expects to launch “imminently,” uses goTenna’s network of mesh nodes to confirm payments via the Bitcoin blockchain. A transaction is bounced around the network of nodes until… Read More »

KZen Wallet Hopes to Break Ground

A new entrant has emerged in the already crowded crypto wallet space. KZen, a company co-founded by a former TechCrunch editor Ouriel Ohayon, recently announced that it has completed a $4 million funding round while hard at work building a more intuitive and user-friendly crypto wallet. KZen is planning on offering the world the first non-custodial digital wallet… Read More »

VOIP Pioneer Says New Startup Is Paying Users Interest on Millions in Crypto

Celsius, a cryptocurrency lending startup, says it’s paying thousands of users interest for depositing bitcoin and ether with its wallet app. Revealed exclusively to CoinDesk, Celsius claims to have garnered more than 10,000 users since the soft launch of its mobile app on June 29, with an average deposit of 0.5 bitcoin or 5.5 ether earning up to… Read More »

StellarX is Here to Change Crypto Trading

How would you like an exchange that’s completely free? Or one where you are in full control of your assets? An entirely transparent one, to both users and token issuers? How about one that lists all types of assets out there? StellarX is set to become all these and more.  While no one can guarantee the future, especially… Read More »