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Introducing Carbon Wallet

Carbon Wallet, a new service seeking to be the next great innovation in secure online wallets, is launching today. Currently, there are two major types of online wallet: server-side controlled wallets and client-side controlled wallets. In a server-side wallet (eg. Coinbase), the actual wallet....

Amazon Wallet: A Threat to Bitcoin?

This is what Amazon Wallet looks like. Amazon isn't new to the digital payments industry. The online retailer launched Amazon Payments back in 2007, a service that directly competes with the likes of PayPal and Google Wallet. Then in December 2013, Amazon purchased GoPago, a mobile payments....

Bitcoin Wallet For Promising 2017 May Be Good Christmas Present

Whether you are new to Bitcoin or a Bitcoin veteran, acquiring a very talented Bitcoin wallet may be a great Christmas present for yourself. You could even consider it a New Year’s Resolution. Why not have a Bitcoin wallet with some new whizz-bang features for 2017? If you fall into that number....

BlockTrail Bitcoin Wallet Now Launched

The Bitcoin wallet space just got another heavyweight contender. The one who intends to spar with the likes of Blockchain and Coinbase while keeping an eye out on those like Xapo and Circle who are in a slightly lower weight class than the former. The Amsterdam based BlockTrail has recently....

VeriCoin Announces New Wallet with Slew of New Features

VeriCoin will be bringing a new wallet to their users on January 23, aptly named VeriCoin Wallet 1.5. In the upgraded wallet, users will find a plethora of new features that aim to take the wallet to the next level. The first thing people may notice is an upgraded graphical user interface (GUI)....

Aegis Wallet - A Secure Mobile Bitcoin Wallet for Android

"There's a new and secure Bitcoin wallet in town..." So boasts Aegis Wallet's website. The Aegis Bitcoin Wallet is a new product from Aegis Wallet that enables you store private keys on an external device using NFC and Bluetooth. According to the website, it is currently the only bitcoin wallet....

Ethereum Wallet For Expanse Blockchain Platform Set To Be Released

Expanse, which defines itself as a “community-driven decentralized blockchain platform”, is set to release a new EXP wallet which is based on the Mist of Ethereum. Expanse is about to release a new customized wallet based on Mist of Ethereum. The founder and lead developer at Expanse,....

Mycelium: New Bitcoin Wallet Offers Opportunity in Crowdsale

Bitcoin wallet vendor Mycelium has announced the release of their new Bitcoin wallet and the launch of its crowdsale. This announcement was posted on Reddit and states that the new wallet shall be simply called Mycelium. The announcement claims that the new wallet has been equipped with a plug....

Dark Wallet Walkthrough

Darkwallet instructional. Transcription: Hi I'm Amanda Johnson, a writer at Bitcoin Magazine and I'm here to show you how to install and use the features of the Dark Wallet. It is currently in it's 6th version of alpha testing and this means it is known to be unstable. You can use the wallet....

Deterministic Wallets, Their Advantages and their Understated Flaws

cIf you have been following the last year of progress in Bitcoin wallet development, you will have likely already heard of one of the latest trends in backend designbe: deterministic wallets. Unlike old-style Bitcoin wallets, which generate new Bitcoin addresses and private keys randomly as....

10 Steps to a Better Bitcoin Wallet

A very common question from new and current bitcoin owners alike is “What bitcoin wallet is best?” The answers to this are as varied as the needs and functionality desired of each user. One size does not fit all, and this article will cover the necessary steps that need to be considered when....

Hive Wallet Is Officially Unsupported

The Bitcoin wallet Hive is no longer being actively developed. In fact, the creator says that the wallet hasn't had much development in "over a year." Users are told by the wallet’s founder to move their active seeds over to a compatible wallet provider such as Bread Wallet or Mycelium. Hive....

Shining a dim light on Dark Wallet

What is behind Dark Wallet, the new plug-in browser-based bitcoin wallet designed for non-technical users, and described in the New Yorker last week? The wallet is under development by Cody Wilson, who has gained notoriety as a distributor of information that can challenge traditional notions of....

Introducing The Aegis Wallet

Bojan Simic, the founder of theBitcoin Security Project, has released a new, free, and open source bitcoin wallet for Android called Aegis Wallet. The wallet supports multiple currencies and provides the user with the ability to view their transactions and addresses on the bitcoin blockchain.....

Video: How To Use Lily Wallet

Lily Wallet promises to make it easier than ever to apply multisig management to your bitcoin wallet. In this video, Bitcoin Magazine’s Christian Keroles explains how. The post Video: How To Use Lily Wallet appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

Multisig Wallet Security on the Rise, Protecting 13% of Bitcoin Today

Today, 13% of Bitcoin is protected by multisig technology. A growing minority of Bitcoin users employ a multi-signature wallet, which uses more than one private key to access the wallet. By using this approach, wallets are much less vulnerable to security breaches, as no single party possesses....

Ninkip2p: First ever PGP Bitcoin Wallet

When I first heard of Ninkip2p, I was ecstatic. Finally, we have a PGP wallet we can use to keep our Bitcoin transactions even more secure? They also packaged it into a very clean and attractive interface, even allowing newcomers to be able to use this wallet efficiently. Below is a video that....

Bitcore Team developing A Multisignature Wallet

The Bitcore team has been developingCosign: A Multisignature Wallet. This technology would provide additional layers of security to protect Bitcoins. This wallet would allow for a multi-signature wallet to validate all transactions before they are sent, thus significantly reducing theft that....

Does Google Wallet's slow adoption bode badly for bitcoin?

In May, Google announced to its merchant partners that it would be retiring Checkout. Google Checkout was designed as a platform for online payments, but as a competitor to PayPal it wasn't getting enough traction. The company's plan is to merge Checkout into Google Wallet. The idea always has....

Anonymous Transaction System Cloakcoin Announces Wallet Upgrade

In its pursuance to deliver the most secure, private and untraceable transaction system, team Cloakcoin has announced the upgradation of its wallet service. Phoenix, as the new wallet version is titled, is built in response to the prevailing instability of the older wallet version. As Cloak....

Aegis Wallet's Smartwatch Support

Earlier this year, Bojan Simic, the founder of the Bitcoin Security Project and Aegis Wallet, released a new, free, and open source bitcoin wallet. He has recently implemented Android Wear support onto the wallet, it's called Aegis Wallet Wear. This is the first ever of its kind. Its features....

‘Crypto-Swiss Knife’ Mycelium Wallet Announced

Mycelium announces its new feature rich wallet application. Crowd sale to raise funding will begin soon. Earlier today, Mycelium officially announced the introduction of their new wallet. The new wallet application is expected to be a feature rich product with various integrations according to....

Jaxx Wallet Integrates Shapeshift Conversion Option

The Jaxx wallet solution continues to take the cryptocurrency world by storm. Not only has the wallet added support for The DAO tokens, but the team also interacted ShapeShift. This will allow users to convert between all three wallet-supported currencies within the app itself. Adding more....

No Anonymous Option for European Bitcoin Users

Bitcoin platforms may soon have to get rid of anonymous user option soon in the European Union if the new rule is passed. When Bitcoin was introduced in 2009, it was hailed as the thing for conducting anonymous transactions. Bitcoin was considered as an anonymous digital currency as using....

Lemon Wallet Acquired by LifeLock for $42.6 Million

Identity theft protection company LifeLock has acquired Lemon Inc, creator of an innovative digital wallet, for $42.6m. Lemon Wallet launched in 2012 with the aim of "delivering the most consumer focused, secure and innovative digital wallet experience on the market". The app was initially....

New Bitcoin Wallet Features Plausible Deniability

We’ve seen it in the films. Someone’s forced with violence to give up sensitive data and allow a bad actor to extract wealth from a hostage. Adding Plausible Deniability to a Bitcoin Wallet. Bitcoiners worry about this, too. On forums where enthusiasts of the cryptocurrency hang out, a popular....

BitPay Launches Open Source, Multisig Wallet Copay

After a year of beta testing, the first version of BitPay's multi-signature wallet Copay was released on June 3. Copay is a multi-signature wallet built on BitPay's Bitcore, an open-source platform for bitcoin- and blockchain-based applications. Copay multi-sig wallet is a shared bitcoin wallet,....

Airbitz Launches New Bitcoin Mobile Wallet at Inside Bitcoins Conference

Airbitz, a hosted wallet service, has launched their new mobile wallet for Android and IOS. The Airbitz mobile wallet has several features that are unique to Airbitz. The wallet itself features a built in business directory of brick and mortar stores and online websites that accept Bitcoin. The....

Pheeva Launches Branded Bitcoin Wallet for Georgia Tech

Love Will, Inc, the team behind the Pheeva bitcoin wallet, has launched a branded bitcoin wallet specifically for students at the Georgia Institute of Technology. Called 'the Jacket Wallet', the custom bitcoin wallet features Georgia Tech's signature navy blue and gold colors, and will require....

Bitcoin’s Appeal Rises as Chinese Wallet Apps Will Now Check ID

Digital wallet solutions are gaining more mainstream traction, and this industry has largely been unregulated for the most part. The Chinese government will require wallet apps to demand real-name registration Come July 1st. Chinese Wallet Apps to Require ID. Hardly anyone will be surprised to....