New Bitcoin Core Update Rolls Out Various Changes
Bitcoin Core v0.12.1rc2 has been tagged on GitHub. This “minor version release” contains several updates to the Core protocol, “including the BIP9, BIP68 and BIP112 softfork, various bugfixes and updated translations.” New Features on Bitcoin Core v0.12.1rc2 Reddit user Keystrike detailed the changes made from the previous version: “Notable changes “First version bits BIP9 softfork… (0 comment)

Choosing a Bitcoin Wallet: The Basics
If you want to use Bitcoin, one of the first decisions that you will have to make is which wallet you will be using to store your Bitcoin and make transactions. As Bitcoin is an electronic currency not controlled by a central authority, it allows any developer to create a wallet. It is important to… (0 comment)

Bitcoin Exchange Owner Extradited Following Cybercrime Indictment
Two individuals tied to the now-defunct US bitcoin exchange Coin.mx have been extradited to the US from Israel, prosecutors announced today. The US Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York announced today that Gery Shalon and Ziv Orenstein have been extradited after being arrested last year. Both appeared in Manhattan court today and… (0 comment)