Bitcoin Price Rockets; Yearly Highs Next?

It seems that every day over the past couple of weeks we have seen strength in the bitcoin price. When we spiked down through the $200 mark at the end of August, it looked as though bitcoin was in for a tough final quarter – how quickly things change. A look at the daily chart […]

Which Top 5 Presidential Candidate is Most Likely to Be Hacked?

Security researcher Jonathan Lampe recently published a report comparing the security readiness of various leading contenders for the White House. The post Which Top 5 Presidential Candidate is Most Likely to Be Hacked? appeared first on CCN: Financial Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

BitGo’s Low Cost Open Source Software To Keep Bitcoin Safe

Digital asset security platform, and a prime name in the Bitcoin security, BitGo, has launched unique automated open source Key Recovery Service (KRS) software for provisioning the cold backup keys. The solution is also cost-effective and the company is hoping that this factor would enable the industry to use it and ensure better security. BitGo […] Review (2015)

The post Review (2015) appeared first on 99 Bitcoins. When I started out with Bitcoin, there was very little choice in the wallet department, but these days there are so many it can get quite confusing. Normally I simply recommend a wallet for beginners but these wallets are updated quite often making such recommendations […]

Bitnet Willing to Adopt Alternative Block Increase Proposals, Too

Bitcoin payment processor Bitnet has indicated it is willing to implement block-increase proposals other than BIP (Bitcoin Improvement Proposal) 101. This makes Bitnet the third signatory of the industry letter supporting BIP 101 that indicates that it is open to alternative proposals. Bitnet co-founder and CTO Stephen McNamara told Bitcoin Magazine that he is still […]

MasterCard Invests In Silbert’s Digital Currency Group

MasterCard is backing Barry Silbert’s newest initiative, Digital Currency Group, his first since selling SecondMarket to Nasdaq last week. Many believe this marks a major development in the Bitcoin space as the digital currency flirts with the $300 level.  Silbert has gained the support of big-time backers for the new conglomerate focused exclusively on Bitcoin […]