This week, bitcoin.com achieved a rare feat of having a massive 2.5 million wallets created on their platform. Their journey began a year back, a few weeks after the Bitcoin blockchain split. Their light client not only supports BCH but also BTC. The main idea behind it was to create a portal which cannot only send bitcoin across the world but also enable the user to do it with ease-of-use. While it makes the transactions at a blistering pace, it is also safe and secure, allowing users to save their private keys in a non-custodial fashion.
Available across all major platforms, the bitcoin.com wallet comes with a wide array of features allowing users to work beyond the usual selling and buying. It provides verification of transactions, real-time charts, a portal to buy and sell bitcoins with ease and also swap BCH and BTC. Bitcoin.com’s wallet product manager, Alfonso Rocha was elated about the milestone which he and his team reached. He said:
“We are so pleased that 2.5 million wallets have been created. It just shows how many people find our wallet useful and proves that it’s the best place to use and store their bitcoin cash — People trust us. We are also continuously working every day to make sure we have the best wallet out there. The quality of what we produce is as important to us as it is to our customers.”
Apart from the aforementioned features, what seals the deal for bitcoin.com wallet is the fact that it is open source. Which means that any individuals and view the client’s code on GitHub. It is a Bitcoin wallet with an easy-to-use interface which allows you to store your own private keys. The wallet has an easy spending proposal flow for shared wallets and group payments and a
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