Better Late Than Never: Coinbase Wallet Finally Adds Support for Bitcoin

Coinbase has officially announced support for Bitcoin (BTC) on its Coinbase Wallet app. Previously known as Toshi, the newly-rebranded Coinbase Wallet has long supported Ethereum (ETH), Ethereum Classic (ETC), more than 100,000 ERC20 tokens and ERC721 collectibles. Now, users can finally use the wallet app for Bitcoin storage and transactions. (Why it took so long […]

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Binance: Decentralized Exchange Will Connect With Hardware Wallets

Binance CEO has revealed that the Binance DEX new decentralized exchange will offer support for hardware wallets immediately once it launches. CZ: Binance DEX In ‘Active Development’ In a social media update, Binance and CEO Changpeng Zhao confirmed that Binance DEX would allow users to control their private keys by interacting with the exchange from their […]

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BTC Wallets Take One Small Step For Lightning, One Giant Leap for Bitcoin

New user-friendly Bitcoin Lightning wallets such as Bluewallet are ushering in the future of payments. Users can now send and receive Bitcoin Lightning payments right to/from your mobile device, the ramifications of which could be revolutionary for the future of online payments.  Bitcoin Lightning Wallets Are Setting the Bar Following the first review of Bluewallet […]

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Bluewallet Lets You Send Bitcoin Lightning Payments from Your iPhone

Bluewallet appears to be setting the bar for the next generation of Bitcoin wallets. Available for both Android and iOS, it is the first to integrate the Lightning Network (LN) for super-quick and “unfairly cheap” transactions. First Bitcoin Lightning Wallet on iOS It should be mentioned that this review is largely aimed at users who […]

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Hardware Hacking: How To Secure Your Trezor Wallet With Passphrase

A group called wallet.fail gave a presentation on how to hack cryptocurrency hardware wallets at the 35th Chaos Communication Congress. While all attack vectors required physical access, worryingly, the group demonstrated scraping the seed and PIN from Trezor RAM. So is there any way to truly protect your lovely bitcoin? Lines Of Attack The group found ways […]

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Electrum Wallet Phishing Attack Nets Hackers $900K in Bitcoin

Hackers managed to steal close to $900,000 worth of Bitcoin from Electrum wallet users via a phishing attack. While the attacks seem to have come to a halt, Electrum Devs say the hackers can launch new exploits since the issue hasn’t been permanently fixed. Fake Electrum Wallet ‘Update’ Phishing Attack The news of the attack first […]

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Market Analyst Tom Lee Says ‘Fair’ Price of Bitcoin is Over $13K

Fundstrat Global Advisors Head of Research, Tom Lee, holds that the current price of Bitcoin is wrong based on a range of factors. The BTC permabull has also refused to give any further price predictions.  Bitcoin’s Fair Value Between $13,800 and $14,800 According to Tom Lee, the current market conditions for Bitcoin are wrong. Bloomberg reports that the […]

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New Samourai Wallet Feature Makes Bitcoin Transactions Private

A 2-wallet Samourai Stowaway offers to make transactions private by masking user identity while keeping funds safe. Bitcoin Transactions Are Pseudo-Anonymous Bitcoin (BTC) 00 transactions are often described as anonymous because users can exchange the cryptocurrency without providing any personally identifying information. However, Bitcoin transactions are pseudo-anonymous. The history of each Bitcoin transaction is permanently […]

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The Google Pay for Bitcoin Wallets: Payment Codes and PayNym Bots

An emblematic, and probably the most controversial feature, cryptocurrencies brought to the world economy is absolute privacy. Lately, however, it seemed that this property was lost as financial institutions started to get the hang of the way they work. PayNym claims to be able to bring it back. “When you walk the streets, it’s good […]

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