Best cryptocurrency wallets
Samourai, Nodl to Launch Bitcoin Lightning Node With Mixing Features
The mobile bitcoin wallet project Samourai Wallet is partnering with the French hardware retailer Nodl to create a bitcoin node device that syncs with Samourai’s privacy-centric mobile wallet.
Israeli Startup Launches First Non-Custodial Wallet Without Private Keys
The world has seen both hot and cold storage but now one company is bringing “chill storage.” ZenGo, a Tel Aviv-based firm, is promising the first non-custodial wallet without private keys, points of failure, or passwords, all with a custodian-grade experience.
Cryptocurrency startup hacks itself before hacker gets a chance to steal users funds
If you're a cryptocurrency startup, would you face a huge backlash by hacking your own customers to keep their funds safe if you know that a hacker is about to launch an attack and steal their funds?
Researcher Discovers Serious Vulnerability in Paper Crypto Wallet Site
A security researcher from MyCrypto.com, Harry Denley, has posted a detailed – and damning – analysis of paper wallet site WalletGenerator.net.
Panic Attack: How Ledger Earns on Crypto-Exchange Hacks
Hackings of cryptocurrency exchanges may not only do harm to market participants, but also vice versa - bring them some extra benefits. At least that’s what happened to Ledger, the company which sales jumped sharply as a result of the hacking attack on Binance.
Expert: Ledger wallets are not 100% safe
Ledger hardware wallets are safer than hot storages, but they still do not completely solve a possible burglary problem. That’s what Vitaly Yakushev, operating director of 10Guards, told LetKnow.News in his comment.
Franck Muller Launches $50,000 Bitcoin Wallet in the Form of a New Crypto Watch Timepiece
Crypto investors have endless options when it comes to cryptocurrency wallets. The latest company to enter this industry is Frank Muller, a renowned manufacturer of Swiss luxury watches. The watchmaker has launched watches intended for cryptocurrency millionaires.
Ledger CEO says sales doubled after Binance hack
Increased concerns around security following Binance's $40 million hack last week may have given crypto custody hardware and software provider Ledger a sales bump. Pascal Gauthier, CEO of Ledger, told the audience at The Block’s Atomic Swap conference in New York today that sales doubled in the wake of the hack.
Crypto Interview: Edge CEO Paul Puey
As crypto matures, new and interesting ways to spend money are emerging. One of the newest is a new feature by Edge, a multi-asset digital wallet and exchange platform, who have announced integration with Simplex allowing users to sell cryptocurrencies to credit cards.
Samsung Electronics' Budget Galaxy Models to Feature Cryptocurrency Wallet
Samsung Electronics plans to expand the application of blockchain and cryptocurrency functions, which were loaded onto the Galaxy S10, to other Galaxy models such as the budget Galaxy phones.
Samsung Invests $2.9 Million in Crypto Hardware Startup Ledger
South Korean technology giant Samsung has invested 2.6 million euros ($2.9 million) into crypto hardware startup Ledger.
Ledger Execs Interview: Bitcoin and Crypto Far From Dead, Huge Potential Upside
Ledger, one of the longest standing crypto industry startups, has been hard at work in this ongoing Bitcoin bear market. In spite of the company’s tight-packed schedule, NewsBTC got the lucky chance to sit down with President Pascal Gauthier and Head of Asia-Pacific Benjamin Soong to talk about an array of subjects: building out infrastructure in a bear market, Asia’s crypto scene, and the prospects of mainstream adoption of this innovation.
Next Bitcoin Core Release to Finally Let Hardware Wallets Connect to Full Nodes
It’s a moment true bitcoin nerds have been waiting for.
Bitcoin wallet Electrum hit by DoS attack from 140,000-strong botnet
The servers of popular Bitcoin wallet Electrum are under heavy attack, and users are advised to be extra careful when using the platform until it’s resolved.
New Data Shows Users ‘Overpay’ As Bitcoin Fees Lower Than Wallets Suggest
Bitcoin users are overpaying significantly on transaction fees, new analysis warned April 4 as the cryptocurrency’s bull run sparked a surge in activity.
Coinbase Reveals Hot Wallet Coverage Up to $225 Mln Via Lloyd’s of London Broker
Major American cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has revealed details of its insurance coverage for its hot wallet crypto holdings, reportedly covering a $255 million limit via a Lloyd’s of London-registered broker. The details were disclosed in an official blog post from Coinbase’s Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) Philip Martin on April 2.
Cryptocurrency wallet on WhatsApp set for release
Wuabit is a cryptocurrency wallet accessible via a chat interface in WhatsApp. The developers describe it as 'software agent' powered by specialised AI. Users simply type in commands like 'send 0.05BTC to Vera' and Wuabit will send the cash. By using a service as popular as WhatsApp, Wuabit hope to propel crypto payments further into the mainstream.
Google accidentally promoted a malicious Bitcoin wallet on YouTube
A Redditor unearthed the issue, noting how the malicious advert was disguised to resemble a real Electrum advertisement.
MetaMask Has Been Broadcasting Users' Ethereum Addresses to Visited Websites by Default
Popular Ethereum wallet MetaMask has been broadcasting users’ Ethereum wallets to the websites they visit, allowing third-parties to see their ETH addresses and potentially link them to their browsing activity.
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French Finance Minister: Libra will not become a sovereign currency, it is not discussed
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Expert: The growing number of “cryptocurrency" search requests indicates the end of “crypto winter”
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New Android 2FA Exploit Discovered, Wave of New Apps Targets Cryptocurrency Users
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