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Lastbit’s Wallet Hopes to Make Spending Bitcoin Simple One Day

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Lastbit, a Berkeley-based startup, has announced the beta launch of their Bitcoin and Lightning-enabled wallet. The company claims that their new solution is meant to address three critical problems preventing Bitcoin’s mass adoption:  price volatility, slow transactions, and technical complexities. Read More

Julian Assange Extradition and the Freedom of Bitcoin – Bitcoin…

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WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is currently being held on remand in a London maximum-security prison, solely on the basis of a U.S. extradition request. Assange has been charged with 17 counts of espionage related to WikiLeaks’ 2010 to 2011 publications Read More

OKCoin, BitMEX Grant $150,000 to Amiti Uttarwar – Bitcoin Magazine

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As the saying goes: when it rains, it pours. And lately, the Bitcoin Core development community appears to be experiencing a welcomed shower. Today, cryptocurrency exchange OKCoin and HDR Global Trading Limited, which operates the cryptocurrency exchange BitMEX, announced a Read More

Microsoft ION Launches Beta On Bitcoin Mainnet – Bitcoin Magazine

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ION, a Microsoft-led decentralized identity system built on top of Bitcoin, has officially been moved to beta on Bitcoin’s mainnet today. The news was shared in a release by Casa, a Bitcoin self-custody provider and project collaborator. First announced in Read More

Human Rights Foundation Funding Bitcoin, CoinSwap – Bitcoin Magazine

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The Human Rights Foundation (HRF) was already promoting Bitcoin’s privacy features. Now, it will also fund the development of them. HRF, the New York-based nonprofit that promotes and protects human rights globally, has launched a fund to support Bitcoin developers Read More

OKCoin Grants BTCPay Server $100,000 – Bitcoin Magazine

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Today, San Francisco-based cryptocurrency exchange OKCoin announced a $100,000 donation to open-source bitcoin payment processor project BTCPay Server. The funding comes as part of the OKCoin Independent Developer Grant, which was launched last year. BTCPay Server’s product is free to Read More

Bitbuy, Knox And Insured Custody for Bitcoin Exchange – Bitcoin…

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Today, insured bitcoin custody provider Knox has announced its partnership with Canadian cryptocurrency exchange Bitbuy in a sign of growing interest for offline and insurable third-party storage solutions. “Bitbuy is partnering with Knox … allowing its clients to have their Read More

Watch These Bitcoin Presentations From the Halving – Bitcoin Magazine

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The Bitcoin mining subsidy halving is a once-every-210,000-blocks event during which attention from all over the world is pointed at the original cryptocurrency. Further Reading: What Is The Bitcoin Halving? During the third-ever Halving, Bitcoin Magazine presented the 21-hour BitcoinHalving.com Read More