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Grayscale Files to Make Bitcoin Trust First to Be Regulated by SEC

Grayscale Investments has voluntarily filed to have its Bitcoin Trust, the first digital currency investment product, regulated by the SEC.

Jimmy Aki
Nov 19, 2019
Grayscale Investments has voluntarily filed to have its Bitcoin Trust, the first digital currency investment product, regulated by the SEC.

The Bolt-A-Thon Sequel to Spark Lightning Innovation

The second Bolt-A-Thon will take place via livestream in December 2019. Presentations and a hackathon are expected to boost the Lightning Network.

Vlad Costea
Nov 18, 2019
The second Bolt-A-Thon will take place via livestream in December 2019. Presentations and a hackathon are expected to boost the Lightning Network.

Video: Connie Gallippi on BitGive and Bitcoin Charity

In this video interview, BitGive founder Connie Gallippi discusses the bitcoin-based charities longevity and appeal to HODLers.

Vlad Costea
Nov 18, 2019
In this video interview, BitGive founder Connie Gallippi discusses the bitcoin-based charities longevity and appeal to HODLers.

On Lightning, Messaging Apps Emerge as Growing Use Case

Exploring the pros and cons of communication via the Lightning Network.

Colin Harper
Nov 18, 2019
Messaging apps are coming to Lightning, promising cheap, censorship-resistant and confidential transactions. But will people default to this “killer app” over traditional encrypted messaging platforms?

Cashaa Announces U.S. Dollar Bank Accounts for Cryptocurrency Firms

Cashaa has announced forthcoming dollar-based banking services for cryptocurrency companies based in the U.S., stepping in for traditional banks.

Jimmy Aki
Nov 15, 2019
Cashaa has announced forthcoming dollar-based banking services for cryptocurrency companies based in the U.S., stepping in for traditional banks.

SNICKER: How Alice and Bob Can Mix Bitcoin With No Interaction

SNICKER, a draft BIP, could allow for bitcoin mixing without any synchronization or interaction between users.

Aaron van Wirdum
Nov 14, 2019
SNICKER, a draft BIP, could allow for bitcoin mixing without any synchronization or interaction between users.

Bitcoin Wallet Reviews: What’s the Best Hardware Wallet on the Market? Part 3

This third entry in our series reviewing the leading hardware bitcoin wallets on the market scrutinizes their privacy and security.

Vlad Costea
Nov 14, 2019
This third entry in our series reviewing the leading hardware bitcoin wallets on the market scrutinizes their privacy and security.

BIP 324: A Message Transport Protocol That Could Protect Bitcoin Peers

BIP 324, proposed by Jonas Schnelli, is designed to protect Bitcoin peers against man-in-the-middle attacks using an action called a “handshake” to share keys more privately.

Tony Sanak
Nov 13, 2019
BIP 324, proposed by Jonas Schnelli, is designed to protect Bitcoin peers against man-in-the-middle attacks using an action called a “handshake” to share keys more privately.

With Open-Source Caravan Wallet, Unchained Wants to Make Multisig Mainstream

Unchained Capital has launched its Caravan bitcoin wallet, an open-source solution that wants to bring multisig security to the masses.

Colin Harper
Nov 13, 2019
Unchained Capital has launched its Caravan bitcoin wallet, an open-source solution that might bring multisig security to the masses.

LightningCashback Wants to Replace Fiat Change With Sats

A proof-of-concept developed at a hackathon in Portugal could replace fiat change with Lightning-delivered sats.

Jimmy Aki
Nov 13, 2019
A proof-of-concept developed at a hackathon in Portugal could replace fiat change with Lightning-delivered sats.

Video Review: Cryptotag Zeus

In this video review, Bitcoin Magazine tests the Cryptotag Zeus, a 100-percent, titanium, recovery seed storage device.

Michael Taiberg
Nov 12, 2019
In this video review, Bitcoin Magazine tests the Cryptotag Zeus, a 100-percent, titanium, recovery seed storage device.

Evercoin 2 Joins the Mobile Hardware Wallet Market

Evercoin has announced its detachable, mobile-focused hardware wallet. But how does it compare to the rest of the market?

Vlad Costea
Nov 12, 2019
Evercoin has announced its detachable, mobile-focused hardware wallet. But how does it compare to the rest of the market?

Bitcoin Wallet Reviews: What’s the Best Hardware Wallet on the Market? Part 2

This hardware bitcoin wallet review tests the simplicity, software, verification, unique features and privacy of the Trezor Model T, Ledger Nano X, KeepKey, BitBox02 and Coldcard Mk3.

Vlad Costea
Nov 12, 2019
This hardware bitcoin wallet review tests the simplicity, software, verification, unique features and privacy of the Trezor Model T, Ledger Nano X, KeepKey, BitBox02 and Coldcard Mk3.

Podcast: What Harnessing the Bitcoin Blockchain’s Power Could Mean for China

In this episode of the Bitcoin Magazine Podcast, Alex Gladstein of the Human Rights Foundation discusses blockchain technology and democracy.

Bitcoin Magazine
Nov 12, 2019
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Bitcoin Wallet Reviews: What’s the Best Hardware Wallet on the Market?

Putting Trezor, Ledger, KeepKey, BitBox and Coldcard to the test

Vlad Costea
Nov 11, 2019
For many, bitcoin security is only as good as the hardware wallet of choice. In this review, we put five popular options to the test.

Bitcoin Magazine’s Week in Review

Bitcoin Magazine’s Week in Review brings you the most critical, interesting and popular news stories affecting Bitcoin this week.

Jimmy Aki
Nov 9, 2019
Bitcoin Magazine’s Week in Review

Russia Prepares Law to Allow Cryptocurrency Confiscation

Federal agencies in Russia are reportedly developing proposals for confiscating cryptocurrencies by 2021. What could it mean for the country?

Jimmy Aki
Nov 8, 2019
Federal agencies in Russia are reportedly developing proposals for confiscating cryptocurrencies by 2021. What could it mean for the country?

Video: Paul Puey on Edge Wallet and Bitcoin Privacy

In this video interview, Paul Puey talks about buying bitcoin on the Edge mobile wallet and tackles key issues related to Bitcoin privacy.

Vlad Costea
Nov 8, 2019
Paul Puey talks about buying bitcoin on the Edge mobile wallet and tackles key issues related to Bitcoin privacy.

Was a Lone Whale Really Behind Bitcoin’s 2017 Bull Run? Don’t Bet on It

A recent report about a single whale manipulating the bitcoin price in 2017 has gotten a lot of attention, but the research leaves much to be desired.

Colin Harper
Nov 6, 2019
A recent report about a single whale manipulating the bitcoin price in 2017 has gotten a lot of attention, but the research leaves much to be desired.