11 Mar '13, 9pm

Bitcoin's Security Coming of Age #bitcoin

Bitcoin's Security Coming of Age #bitcoin

Finally, we also have another development in Bitcoin security, this time coming from within the existing Bitcoin community: BIPS . The new merchant platform from WalletBit includes a number of upgrades, including significant improvements in usability and, in some cases, lower fees than BitPay, but where BIPS truly stands out is in its security. Like all other major merchant services and exchanges, BIPS keeps most of its funds in cold storage. Its cold storage platform, however, is one of the most advanced that have ever been implemented for use with BTC. BIPS’ Kris Henriksen writes, “without revealing to much of our infrastructure, we backup to 1 SAN (12 WD Red harddrives), 2 NAS (5 WD RED drives) all running raid 6, and then from there to the robotic tape library”, and director of marketing Adam Harding adds “BIPS follows the same security practices as WalletBit and even ...

Full article: http://bitcoinmagazine.com/bitcoins-security-coming-of-age/

Tweets

Crowdfunding Coming of Age in Cleantech

renewableenergyworld.com 11 Mar '13, 4pm

And then there's new, fledgling policy support. In America, today is coincidentally the one-year anniversary of House pass...

Crowdfunding Coming of Age In Cleantech

renewableenergyworld.com 11 Mar '13, 2pm

And then there's new, fledgling policy support. In America, today is coincidentally the one-year anniversary of House pass...

More info on the #bitcoin chain fork:

bitcoin.org 12 Mar '13, 3am

11/12 March 2013 Chain Fork Information What happened A bitcoin miner running version 0.8.0 created a large block (at heig...

How the First Bitcoin Hedge Fund Approaches Sec...

news.slashdot.org 09 Mar '13, 2pm

An anonymous reader writes with a link to a story at Forbes about what's said to the first Bitcoin hedge fund ; the articl...

Bitcoin on Bloomberg

bloomberg.com 13 Mar '13, 6pm

March 13 (Bloomberg) -- Bob Rice, general managing partner with Tangent Capital Partners LLC, explains "Bitcoin". (Source:...

Demographics of BitCoin - small sample size but interesting

Demographics of BitCoin - small sample size but...

spacedruid.com 10 Mar '13, 10pm

With 533 responses, the results so far of the Bitcoin community survey are remarkably similar to the findings I published ...

Bitcoin hedge fund

bitcoinfund.eu 13 Mar '13, 4am

You acknowledge that Bitcoin sub-fund shall have no liability, contingent or otherwise, to you or to any third parties, or...

“What in the world is a Bitcoin?”: Reporting fr...

sovereignman.com 15 Mar '13, 4pm

Reporting from Santiago, Chile Earlier in the week , I wrote to you about an Argentine car rental agency that had started ...

Sedo: Over 60% Of Small and Mid-Sized Businesse...

thedomains.com 11 Mar '13, 2pm

According to the results of a new survey released by Sedo.com today, showing that 63% of small and mid-sized businesses ar...

Extreme security: Read why the world's most protected people trust #MercedesBenzGuard series vehicles.

Extreme security: Read why the world's most pro...

mercedes-benz.com 12 Mar '13, 6pm

The tests are anything but ordinary. Specialists from the Ballistics Authority in Ulm are required to shoot at an E-Guard ...

First Bitcoin Hedge Fund Launches From Malta

mukpin.com 12 Mar '13, 8am

ever since the bitcoin cryptocurrency first launched and achieved initial success, institutional investors and hedge fund ...

Bitcoin rises

aljazeera.com 13 Mar '13, 11am

The hardware side of the Bitcoin system has also shown new developments, especially in the field of Bitcoin mining. Origin...

the first Weekly report for the Ruby Security n...

ruby-security.com 09 Mar '13, 11pm

Your regular news about ruby security The Ruby Security newsletter Published on 2013/02/18. This weekly report contains th...

is Moving for the New Age!

ricksblog.com 22 Mar '13, 3pm

In the next week or so RicksBlog.com is moving. After 6 years at Typepad, we will be starting our 7th year on Wordpress. T...

Cyprus : Most excellent for Bitcoin #bitcoin

bitcointalk.org 16 Mar '13, 1pm

This news could start a chain reaction with several dominoes falling. Imgagine how much a single Bitcoin would be worth an...