Electrum is a Bitcoin and Dash electronic wallet. The first version of the Electrum wallet was launched by Thomas Voegtlin in 2011. Thomas Voegtlin had been developing Electrum by himself until in 2015, when he announced that anyone interested can take part in its development. The Electrum Bitcoin wallet is a thin kind of wallet, which means that a user doesn’t need to download the entire history of the blockchain. Electrum has two-factor authentication, supports hardware wallets, offers desktop and mobile device applications and allows users to keep their private keys offline. According to the official website of Electrum, the program was developed for all users — from newbies to specialists. Electrum is a free piece of software. However, Electrum has fees for transactions that are noted on the official website.
Google-owned video-sharing platform YouTube reportedly ran a malicious ad for the Electrum Bitcoin wallet by mistake.
YouTube Reportedly Runs Malicious Ad for Bitcoin Wallet Electrum by Accident
Phishing attack on crypto wallet Electrum has claimed multiple victims and allows the perpetrator to empty Bitcoin wallets.
Phishing Attack on Electrum Wallet Nets Hacker Almost $1 Million in Hours: Report
South Africa continues to adopt Bitcoin as Pick n Pay begins acceptance.
South Africa Pick n Pay Online Retailer to Accept Bitcoin
Bitcoin wallet providers Trezor and Electrum contradictory declarations on supporting Bitcoin Cash.
Bitcoin Wallets Trezor, Electrum Issue Contradictory Statements Regarding Bitcoin Cash
Huobi and Electrum have signaled their position on Bitcoin Cash amid widespread mixed reactions.
Bitcoin Cash: Huobi And Electrum Signal Their Position On New Fork
Electrum, an open source Bitcoin wallet application launched in 2011, is officially introducing support for SegWit,the innovative scaling solution from Bitcoin ...
Bitcoin Platform Electrum Next Release to Support SegWit, Apple Debut In View
When Cointelegraph asked the Bitcoin Wallet software providers listed on bitcoin.org, they showed broad support for increasing the Bitcoin block size limit from...
Bitcoin Wallet Software Providers Express Support for Block Size Increase