BitBucks Blog

The world of Bitcoin fascinates more and more people around the globe. Find out  everything there is to know about wallets, mobile payments and the Bitcoin lightning network

 We try to cover all important issues, from hints to tech to economic theory.

Bitcoin Wallet: The Art of Storing

There are several methods of storing Bitcoin. These range from paper wallets to online wallets, from hardware wallets to Smartphone wallets. Your particular requirements will determine which method is right for you.


October 12, 2019, Philipp Peters
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BitBucks now completed! Pay with Bitcoin Instantly on Android and iOS

Finally BitBucks is complete! From now on the BitBucks wallet is not only available on iOS but also for download on the Google Play Store. Simply pay with bitcoin by using the phone number of a friend- and all, within seconds. Get the BitBucks wallet now!

September 13, 2019, Philipp Peters

Press release: Bitcoin payments via BitBucks within seconds

Finally the BitBucks app is going live on mainnet. Payments are the key for the adoption of Bitcoin in everyday life and BitBucks makes this possible in a completely new and innovative way. Simply pay with bitcoin by using the phone number of the payee - and all that within seconds. Get the BitBucks app on iOS now! Get the BitBucks app now!

August 21, 2019, Philipp Peters

Buying bitcoins: The complete guide

Have you heard of Bitcoin yet? Are you curious? Have you often thought that you would like have and use bitcoins? Did you get stuck trying to figure out how to get your hands on bitcoins. Did it seem too hard and complicated? Don't worry. We’ve prepared a guide to help you to buy bitcoins.

August 14, 2019, Philipp Peters
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BitBucks - Bitcoin Payments to phone numbers in seconds

We at BitBucks want to give everyone the chance to pay with Bitcoin on their smartphones. Simply pay with Bitcoin to the phone number of a friend and it only takes a few seconds – that’s how a payment tool for the world’s best known cryptocurrency has to work. 

July 17, 2019, Philipp Peters

Monetary autonomy: Bitcoin and BitBucks make it possible

The trend in money is towards complete dependence on large corporations. With Bitcoin and BitBucks, you can resist this trend and gain monetary autonomy.

July 16, 2019, Benny Christmann
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BitBucks on the Search for Beta Testers

Take part, when bitcoin reinvents the art of payments. BitBucks is one piece of the whole picture, a tool to bring Bitcoin into your everyday life. Starting today you can test a simulation of the iOS app.

July 09, 2019, Frank Meier
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BitBucks begins!

BitBucks is on a coffee mission; we want everybody to pay for everything with bitcoin while keeping the Bitcoin blockchain decentralized. Our app for off-chain transactions will enable this, similar to Lightning, but simpler. Today we begin the public beta for iOS. Take part now!

July 02, 2019, Benny Christmann
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Perspectives for Bitcoin at the UNCHAIN 2019

On June 14th and 15th the second UNCHAIN Convention took place in Berlin. We attended and enjoyed the most important crypto event in Germany.

June 25, 2019, Frank Meier
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Bitcoin protects against inflation

Every state currency loses value over time because the money supply grows uncontrollably. With Bitcoin, on the other hand, an algorithm defines how many monetary units there are. This makes the digital currency a precaution against inflation

June 04, 2019, Benny Christmann
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Bitcoin is the money of the Internet

Bitcoins apply wherever the Internet reaches. They turn the net into a global currency union. In addition, Bitcoins move on the Internet as smoothly as a fish in water. This reduces many of the frictions that affect the current monetary system.

May 22, 2019, Benny Christmann
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Bitcoin is private money

In the age of digital mass surveillance, most people's finances are quite transparent. Bitcoin helps you keep the monitors in the dark.

May 14, 2019, Benny Christmann
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Earning Bitcoin: The complete guide

You can get Bitcoins like you get any other currency: You earn them. In our guide we present some options to receive Bitcoins by selling your products or services for it, by exchanging your income directly into Bitcoin or by earning it with fulfilling some minor tasks.

April 09, 2019, Benny Christmann
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The difference between Bitcoin and all other crypto currencies

It's not so easy to keep track on all the different kinds of crypto currencies. We at BitBucks support Bitcoin, because it combines decentralization and availability virtually like none of its competitors.

April 05, 2019, Frank Meier
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