Bitcoin

GoldMoney Group Adds Bitcoin to Its Precious Metal Vaults

| Nermin Hajdarbegovic

One of Britain’s largest precious metal storage firms has added bitcoin to the list of commodities in its vaults.

Bitcoin ‘Needs to be More Accessible for the Visually Impaired’

| Joon Ian Wong

A blind bitcoin fan has rallied developers to make wallets more accessible for visually impaired users.

brazil

South America Gets Its First Bitcoin ATM

| Joon Ian Wong

Mercado Bitcoin's ATM will make its debut in São Paulo, Brazil later this month.

World’s First Insured Bitcoin Storage Service Launches in the UK

| Emily Spaven

The world's first insured bitcoin storage service has launched in the UK, with Lloyd's of London as its underwriter.

mining

Bitcoin Miners Ditch Ghash.io Pool Over Fears of 51% Attack

| Nermin Hajdarbegovic

Bitcoin miners around the world are leaving Ghash.io, following a significant increase in the pool’s hash share.

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Still Don’t Get Bitcoin? Here’s an Explanation Even a Five-Year-Old Will Understand

| Nik Custodio

Still can’t figure out what a bitcoin is? This simple explanation for a five-year-old may help.

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Yahoo Infects 2 Million European PCs with Bitcoin Malware

| Nermin Hajdarbegovic

Cyber criminals recently targeted Yahoo, making it display millions of malware-laden ads, including bitcoin mining malware.

bratislava

Slovakia Sets Record Straight on Europe’s First Bitcoin ATM

| Joon Ian Wong

Marian Jancuska, who operates a bitcoin ATM in Bratislava, claims his machine was the first permanent installation in Europe.

Roger Ver and Erik Voorhees Back Bitcoin Wallet KryptoKit

| Jon Southurst

KryptoKit, the browser extension that facilitates simple bitcoin payments and encrypted messaging, has recruited three of bitcoin's biggest names.

blockchain.info

1 Millionth Bitcoin Wallet Created on Blockchain.info

| Nermin Hajdarbegovic

Blockchain.info has reached the biggest milestone in its history: one million wallets.