Category Archives: Wallet

Launch of a NFC Credit Card typed Cryptocurrency Hardware Wallet

Following the cryptocurrency hacking of $530 million in January of this year at Japan’s cryptocurrency exchange, Coincheck, 180 billion NANO coins were withdrawn unexpectedly in February, and recently MyEtherWallet was also hacked. Therefore, it is clearly seen that special caution is needed for the future cryptocurrency exchange hacking attempts. Continue reading Launch of a NFC Credit Card typed Cryptocurrency Hardware Wallet

Physical Bitcoin Banknotes Launched

A Singaporean startup developing ‘smart banknotes’ for cryptocurrencies has launched sales of physical bitcoin banknotes with a pilot in a major Singaporean mall. Describing itself as a ‘smart banknote platform’ that manufactures physical notes with denominated values of cryptocurrencies like bitcoin, Singaporean firm Tangem has debuted ‘Tangem Note(s)’ in a pilot launch at the Suntech City shopping center in the city-state today. Continue reading Physical Bitcoin Banknotes Launched

BitPay Confirms Bitcoin Cash Retail Payments as Prices Jump

Cryptocurrency payment service provider BitPay has announced that it will allow brick-and-mortar businesses to use Bitcoin Cash for payments. Already available for Bitcoin, the new service will give customers the option to choose between paying in BTC or BCH. Continue reading BitPay Confirms Bitcoin Cash Retail Payments as Prices Jump

XRP ‘Absolutely Not’ A Security Says Ripple Chief Market Strategist

Ripple Foundation’s chief market strategist Corey Johnson said that XRP is not a security in an interview, CNBC reports April 12.  Johnson told CNBC Wednesday that Ripple was not a security as to allay speculation that XRP had not been added to cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase due to questions over its status. Johnson said, “We absolutely are not a security. We don’t meet the standards for what a security is based on the history of court law.” Continue reading XRP ‘Absolutely Not’ A Security Says Ripple Chief Market Strategist