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2017-02-28

How To Explain Bitcoin To Your Grandparents

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2017-02-28

How to Secure Your Bitcoin Wallet

Lecture by Bits of Gold CEO, Gil Assayag

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2017-02-28

Bits of Gold updates - new rate index, new liquidity provider & temporarily lowers its fees

Dear Bits of Gold's clients, In the past week we've experienced another shock in Bitcoinland when Bitstamp, the largest Bitcoin Exchange for USD, has closed its doors for a few days. Surprisingly, the impact on the Bitcoin rate was little to none, Bitstamp made a remarkable job on staying transparent with their situation, and eventually reopened and returned to fully operate.  Although Bitstamp's rare issue had a small and short impact, Bits of Gold kept its doors open and fully working, t
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2017-02-28

Bits of Gold switching to an alternative liquidity provider

Dear clients,This morning, 05.01.15, Bitstamp closed it's market temporarily, and is not offering trading options at the moment. Bits of Gold is working on an alternative liquidity provider, and is pushing forward implementation.We are making efforts to make the trade smoother and easy for you, and are asking you for a small dose of patience. If you wish to place an order, it will be processed manually with us. Please note, this will take longer than usual.We will update our front page, and Fac
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2017-02-28

Has Satoshi Nakamoto, the Inventor of Bitcoin, been Found?

The Full Interview Translated to Hebrew, English Link At The End

סטושי נקמוטו עומד בקצה כביש הגישה, ונראה חושש. ומוטרד. הוא לובש חולצת טי-שירט מקומטת, ג'ינס כחול וגרבי ספורט לבנות בלי נעליים, כמי שיצא מהבית במהירות. שיערו מוזנח, ומבטו מרוחק כמי שעבר שבועות ללא שינה. הוא עומד לא בהתרסה , אלא ברפיון של אדם שניהל קרב במשך זמן רב, וכעת עומד בפני אובדן קשה. שני שוטרים ממשרד השריף של העיר טמפל סיטי שבקליפורניה, מאגפים אותו, ומבטו מבולבל. " אז מה רצית לשאול את האיש הזה?" אחד מהם שואל אותי. "הוא חושב שאם הוא ידבר איתך הוא יקלע לצרות ." "אני לא חושב שהוא
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2017-02-28

Denial of Service at bitcoin exchanges – What happened there? (and why you shouldn't worry)

Over the past few hours many large bitcoin exchanges have frozen account withdrawals due to a bug which is present in many implementations of bitcoin software. We'll open by assuring that it currently does not seem that anyone is in danger of losing money and the freeze is no more than a precaution (update: as of 25/2/14 it seems Mt. Gox has lost millions of dollars to theft). We expect this freeze to last between a few hours to days. Bits of Gold clients are not affected from this bug, we take
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2017-02-28

Bitcoin Panel - When technology meets currency

Jonathan Rouach participating in a panel led by the Israel Internet Association

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2017-02-28

Israeli start-up begins cash-to-Bitcoin services, regulation compliant

Bits of Gold is happy to announce that Israeli customers can now buy Bitcoins using cash, in all major cities in Israel.

Tel Aviv,Israel - Through a collaboration with Global Money Transfer (G.M.T), Israelis can now go to their closest exchange bureau and purchase the online currency using Israeli Shekel. Later this year, the company will enable Bitcoin to cash conversions. Bits of Gold (www.bitsofgold.co.il), started in 2013, uses G.M.T.'s extensive regulation expertise, offering strict compliance with current and future anti-money-laundering (AML) and know-your-customer (KYC) regulations. Bitcoin cash transaction
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2017-02-28

First Bits of Gold conference & panel

Bits of Gold's clients and guests were invited to a talk about Bitcoin: 'Will it catch?'

Ramat Gan, Israel - In collaboration with Harel, clients and guests were invited by Bits of Gold to hear about the latest developments in the industry, to understand the reasons and culture behind the Bitcoin movement, and to learn more about Bitcoin mining. Speakers included Eyal Hertzog, an Internet entrepreneur and digital money enthusiast, Meni Rosenfeld, the founder of the Israeli Bitcoin community and a world Bitcoin expert, Guy Corem, the founder of a company in the mining infrastructure s
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