Bitcoin Wallets News

Bitcoin wallet is a digital storage service made for the holding of Bitcoin and carrying out its transactions. To make all operations safe, cryptocurrency wallets use public-key cryptography, which performs as an encrypted system that can be decrypted when the private key of a user matches with the public key of the wallet. Bitcoin wallets provide a specific list of functions: the storing of Bitcoin addresses and keys on the user’s computer, the transferring and receiving of Bitcoin both online and offline, the providing of information of completed transactions into the blockchain, the detailed history of transactions, and information about the current account balance. Bitcoin wallets exist as devices, web services, applications and other software programs for desktop wallets, which function in diverse ways depending on whether it is necessary to download blocks or not.

News
Current CTO David Schwartz claims Stefan Thomas created hundreds of accounts with 1.0 BTC "because that was the fastest and easiest number to type" for his expe...
Former Ripple CTO may have lost much more than $220M in Bitcoin
Turner Wright
2021-01-17T20:51:31+00:00
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Analysis
With Bitcoin’s price clocking $40,000 recently, safe and secure measures for storing the valuable digital asset are once again on the agenda.
Secure Bitcoin self-custody: Balancing safety and ease of use
Osato Avan-Nomayo
2021-01-17T15:32:00+00:00
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News
An IT engineer accidentally discarded his Bitcoin fortune over seven years ago while cleaning his house.
Man offers city $72M to dig up accidentally discarded Bitcoin fortune
Osato Avan-Nomayo
2021-01-14T10:01:48+00:00
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News
The Redditor attempted to transfer a wallet to a new computer without confirming the password to the private keys was accessible.
Bitcoiner loses almost $100K of BTC in wallet transfer bungle
Turner Wright
2021-01-07T01:25:43+00:00
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News
The venture capital firm has taken issue with U.S. regulators latest move against crypto.
Andreessen Horowitz joins push against FinCEN's 11th-hour crypto rules
Aaron Wood
2021-01-05T08:41:32+00:00
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News
The crypto space needs your help to impact the outcome of the United States’ Treasury’s crypto wallet proposal.
File comments against new crypto FinCEN rule, Coin Center leader urges
Benjamin Pirus
2020-12-29T20:48:57+00:00
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Follow up
Ledger wallet users face mounting home invasion and other scareware threats as hacker dumps private customer information online.
Ledger data leak: A ‘simple mistake’ exposed 270K crypto wallet buyers
Osato Avan-Nomayo
2020-12-24T17:35:00+00:00
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Breaking news
Many have called the long-rumored rules an existential threat to peer-to-peer transactions.
It's here: Treasury proposes rule to monitor crypto going to self-hosted wallets
Kollen Post
2020-12-18T22:45:01+00:00
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