I love reviewing hardware wallets—it’s kind of a hobby of mine. Today I have the privilege of reviewing the latest addition, the TREZOR T model. This new device became available for preorder a few months ago, and it’s recently shipped out its first batch. As an avid TREZOR fan, I jumped at the opportunity to take […]
Bitcoin development took a major step forward this week when Lightning Labs announced the first beta release of the much anticipated “Lightning” protocol for Bitcoin, while also raising $ 2.5 million to fund continued development.
Meanwhile, cryptocurrency and ICO regulation stories have continued to dominate the headlines, as the U.S. Federal Government held hearings and the Dutch finance minister released a letter relating to how their respective legislators should approach cryptocurrencies and ICOs. On a positive note, a New York state assemblyman has introduced a bill to protect cryptocurrency investors and ease regulation on crypto-related businesses.
Poloniex, also known as Polo, has been based out of Delaware, United States, since 2014. It’s a well-known name in the industry, and it consistently boasts the highest trading volumes for altcoins. Users who want an unparalleled selection of altcoin trading pairs will enjoy Poloniex. The exchange’s setup suits more experienced cryptocurrency traders—it isn’t the […]
Cryptopia is an innovative trading exchange, which was launched by Adam Clark and Rob Dawson in 2014. It heavily focuses on creating a fully immersive cryptocurrency experience for users, making it a one-stop shop for all trading, information, and news. There is a lot to enjoy about Cryptopia—from the massive selection of altcoins to the […]
As the .de in the name suggests, Bitcoin.de is a Bitcoin marketplace based in Germany. First of all, it’s important to note that this isn’t a traditional Bitcoin exchange such as Bitfinex or Bitstamp. The best comparison to make is with LocalBitcoins in that it’s a platform that connects buyers and sellers, much like an […]
A US financial services company, ItBit offers two main services: a Bitcoin exchange and an over-the-counter (OTC) trading desk. This is a regulated, New York City–based company that launched in 2013. Indeed, ItBit became the first regulated Bitcoin exchange in the United States in 2015. It also has an international office in Singapore. The exchange […]
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What Is USI Tech? USI Tech (United Software Intelligence Technology) is a technology company that claims to have built the world’s first automated trading platform for Bitcoin. Since May 2017, the company has focused on providing Bitcoin packages that allow customers to automate their Bitcoin mining and trading. This focus has proven to be particularly […]
Founded in 2013, Exmo is a small UK-based cryptocurrency exchange that claims to have team members and investors located around the world. While its trading volume is very low compared to major cryptocurrency exchanges such as Bitfinex, Exmo does have something to offer, with a number of advantages. In particular, there is good currency support, […]
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Looking for a good Bitcoin wallet for your phone? I was too, before my recent overseas trip to 99Bitcoins’ headquarters. (Each of us works from a different country.) I needed a secure, reliable wallet—ideally one with an effective stealth mode, which would keep my bitcoins hidden from prying border guards and sneaky pickpockets. True to […]
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MyEtherWallet (MEW) is a free and open-source client-side interface for Ethereum. This means you can use it to directly interact with the Ethereum blockchain via a web browser. Launched in 2015 by Taylor Monahan and Kosala Hemachandra, it allows the user to generate an Ethereum wallet in which he or she can store, send, and […]