How to Install your Embedded Vault

Cryptocurrency during the past year has soared to new highs coupled with the need to protect them. Embedded Vault can do just that. Embedded Vault is the world’s most secure cryptocurrency software wallet that can turn your PC into a secure hardware wallet.   Current Requirements for Embedded Vault: Android Smartphone with Fingerprint scanner and Bluetooth Windows PC with Bluetooth       Embedded Vault currently supports popular cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin, EOT Coin, EOT Token, Waves and also provides an exchange between EOT tokens to EOT coins.   The…

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How to create a circle of traffic with your own content and Steemit

Here at Bit-Media, we are, like everyone else, trying to get our content out to a wider audience and build a following.  We think Steemit can be a valuable addition to these efforts and our strategy is to build a “Circle of Traffic” by having our “online assets” resharing our content.   Our Online Assets:   Our Bit-Media Blog: Provides news on cryptocurrency, FinTech, IoT and the new digital economy Facebook: 70,800 likes Twitter: 1496 followers YouTube: 5400 subscribers Steemit: 73 followers   Our Strategy: Our strategy involves sharing our various posts between our various…

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What happens to your Bitcoin Hardware Wallet when the Blockchain Explorer goes down?

 With all the news about hacking and lost cryptocurrencies, people are looking for safe alternatives for storing their Bitcoin and other currencies. The “Hot” alternative at the moment is so-called “hardware wallets”, these tend to be a much better alternative than centralised wallets like those on exchanges or provided by popular providers.   It seems though that some Bitcoin owners are confused about where their coins are kept. It is important to understand that your cryptocurrency never leaves the blockchain, so coins are not kept “in a wallet”. What the…

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Bit-Media Embraces Steemit

Bit-Media, a provider of Bitcoin, Crypto and Fintech news announced today that it will embrace decentralised blogging platform Steemit.   Steemit had become a popular site for bloggers as it has a reward program for content creators and curators.   Recently, crypto influencers like the Dollar Vigilante joined steemit giving the platform a boost.   Bit-Media announced that they will post all blog content and news on their steemit site and will also promote these on the Bit-Media Twitter, Facebook and other social media.   Bit-Media currently has more than…

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British Public Fears Bitcoin Security Risks as Market Set to Hit $1 Trillion, Says Coinlist.me Poll

LONDON, January 31, 2018 /PRNewswire/British investors are refusing to invest in cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin over security concerns.  They say a lack of education on the growing cryptocurrency phenomenon is turning them off with half the population (50%) citing perceived security risks as the reason for not investing, according to a new poll published on Coinlist.       And 88 percent of respondents to the You Gov poll said they are unlikely to invest in the cryptocurrency markets this year despite more than a trillion dollars of global assets expected to flood into the sector…

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Japanese Electronics Retail Giant Launches Bitcoin Payments

Bitcoin adoption in Japan seems to be forging ahead with major Japanese consumer electronics retailer Yamada Denki announcing that it has partnered with cryptocurrency exchange BitFlyer to add a bitcoin payments service in two of its stores.     The company said: “In addition to diversifying [our services], we will implement initiatives to improve bitcoin recognition and usage promotion.” The company indicated that they believe the acceptance of Bitcoin can provide improved service and convenience.   Full story – Click Here This is some good news from a country recently plagued…

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Fitness Tracking App reveals secret US Army bases

Fitness tracking company, Strava has been revealing sensitive information about the location and staffing of military bases and spy outposts around the world.     The details were released in a data visualisation map that shows all the activity tracked by users of its app, which allows people to record their exercise and share it with others.   Amazingly this map, released in November 2017, shows every single activity ever uploaded to Strava – more than 3 trillion individual GPS data points, according to the company.   Users can use…

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New Bitcoin Bombshell Prediction – Cryptocurrency to hit $ 50k this year

  Amongst all the bearishness and predictions of a Bitcoin Crash one analyst speaking at the World Economic Forum in Davos,  Jeet Singh, a cryptocurrency portfolio manager for the last six years, says it is common for virtual currencies to fluctuate by 70 or 80 percent.     He explained that one should compare cryptocurrencies, such as Bitcoin, EOT, and Ripple, to early tech giants like Microsoft.   He said: “If you look at Microsoft or Apple when they went public their stocks were very volatile because the market wasn’t…

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The Craziness of Bitcoin Investors

Crypto fever has gripped the Nation – rephrase – Almost all nations.   People everywhere are gripped by FOMO [Fear Of Missing Out] and want to jump on the bandwagon. The problem is a lot of people are throwing caution to the wind and here some of the risky things people are doing to jump on the Bitcoin bandwagon:   Maxing out Credit Cards to Buy Bitcoin According to consumer group LendEDU, a whopping 18% of people purchased their cryptocurrency with a credit card but most disturbing is that 22%…

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How 50 Cent made $ 7 Million in Bitcoin

It was called Animal Ambition,  a 2014 album by rapper, 50 Cent. The rapper probably never dreamt that the value of Bitcoin would skyrocket when he agreed to take proceeds from album sales in Bitcoin. These sales are now reportedly worth more than $7.5 million.   In a comment that could either amaze or exasperate people who would love to find a pile of money, 50 Cent added, “I’m a keep it real. I forgot I did that s***.”   It was reported that Animal Ambition brought the rapper around…

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