Breadwallet secures $7 million USD in funding and establishes headquarters in Switzerland
Breadwallet, the popular decentralized iOS wallet and a venture funded startup, has today announced the close of a new funding round, bringing its total investment to $7 million USD. Coinciding with the round closure, the company has established its headquarters in Switzerland.
iOS and Android BCH one-time withdrawal feature now live
We are pleased to announce that by updating to the current version in the App Store, all users will now be able to take advantage of the BCH withdrawal feature.
Android users can withdraw their BCH from breadwallet. iOS coming soon.
If you had bitcoin in your breadwallet on August 1st, your breadwallet now holds an equivalent amount of Bitcoin Cash (BCH). We've just added the ability to easily withdraw your Bitcoin Cash on Android, with iOS support coming soon.
Breadwallet will support sending BCH by August 14th
Breadwallet will provide the ability to send your entire BCH balance in a single transaction to another address or service of your choice by Monday, August 14th.
The breadwallet plan for Bitcoin Cash (BCH)
Breadwallet is a great place to store your bitcoin before the Bitcoin Cash fork. If you're wondering how to get access to your BCH in breadwallet and what the next steps are, please check out this informative blog post.
How breadwallet will handle Bitcoin Cash and bitcoin purchases during the fork.
An alternate product called Bitcoin Cash (BCH) is scheduled to launch on August 1. It uses a copy of the existing bitcoin blockchain, meaning everyone who holds bitcoin in their wallet when the fork happens on August 1st will receive an equal amount of BCH after the fork.
Keeping your coins in breadwallet protects you from forks
For bitcoin users who are concerned about network forks, both imminent and future, breadwallet should be the standard option for controlling your own coins and providing the greatest optionality in the event of a contentious split.
The Bitcoin Therapy Hotline: 7 days of surprises
One week into the experiment, we are pleased to announce that the BTH has exceeded our expectations in every way. Below are some of the highlights:
Breadwallet puts users in control with node tethering
We want to give our users the choice to follow a specific fork of the blockchain, if they prefer, and have now made it possible to tether your Breadwallet to a specific node of your choosing.
Breadwallet launches Bitcoin Therapy Hotline
Do you feel like people never take you seriously or listen to your good ideas? Are you in need of a sympathetic ear after a day of fighting trolls on Reddit? We are here for you!