Monthly Archives: March 2014

Android malware mines altcoins

photo credit: btckeychain

To reach cpryto-currencies some people are very creative – with a large helping of criminal energy. As Veo Zhang, Mobile Threats Anlayst Trend Micro, wrote in the corporate blog, a new malware familiy in Android apps mines Altcoins without prior

Accepting Bitcoin donations

A few days ago a friend ask me how he could integrate a possibility to accept Bitcoin as a donation for a charity project. I helped him to integrate BitPay in his wordpress blog – and I thougt that perhaps

Mt. Gox: 200,000 BTC found in wallet

What is a cold storage?

After the Mt. Gox crash many messages were going around the bitcoin community. There were strange statements from the company, frustrated customers and of course many hoaxes from self-appointed investigators who published allegedly documents from the Mt. Gox Servers. Also

Lamassu Bitcoin ATM presented at the CeBit

Lamassu Bitcoin machine

In these days at the CeBit, a big trade fair about digital and mobile innovations, opened the doors in Hannover, Germany. Lamassu, producer of a Bitcoin ATM is on-site and present his Bitcoin machine. With this ATM you can change

Take a look at the biggest US Bitcoin mining farm

A look inside the biggest US mining farm

Bitcoin mining becomes more and more difficult – but there are Bitcoin farms which achieve great successes. The US news station KOMO 4 show a report about Bitcoin, the collapse of MT.Gox and visit one of the biggest US Bitcoin

Free pamphlets for Bitcoin evangelists by Bitcoin Bigfoot

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It was never so important than today doing lobby work for Bitcoin. While headlines of magazines and newspapers talk about thefts, insolvences and  loss of investments, Bitcoin activists have to show the possibilities of the crypto-currency again and again. Bitcoin

“I believe in digital currencies but not in Bitcoin”

Jared Cohen, Director of Ideas for Google spoke about digital currencies on the South by Southwest Conference in Austin this days. In his opinion currencies like Bitcoin were¬†inevitable in our digital world. But he don’t believe in the future of