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David Shares

David is a writer, researcher, and developer who is passionate about bitcoin and blockchain. He writes for Bitcoin.com, Blockchain.com, and is the founder of Bitcoinx.io (which was acquired by Bitcoin.com). David previously used to write and curate for Myspace and has worked in the fintech and payments space for over 15 years.

Winklevoss Twins discuss Gemini, compliance, and blockchains
Winklevoss Twins discuss Gemini, compliance, and blockchains
Bitcoin exchange MonetaGo is closing down (updated)
Bitcoin exchange MonetaGo is closing down (updated)
ANX International goes live with instant blockchain services platform
ANX International goes live with instant blockchain services platform
Japanese bitcoin exchange Zaif launches new coin reserve program
Japanese bitcoin exchange Zaif launches new coin reserve program
Safello exchange is trying to make the bitcoin experience more user friendly
Safello exchange is trying to make the bitcoin experience more user friendly
Nicolas Cary speaks about bitcoin and the blockchain at Webit.Festival Europe
Nicolas Cary speaks about bitcoin and the blockchain at Webit.Festival Europe
Multibit wallet has been acquired by KeepKey LLC
Multibit wallet has been acquired by KeepKey LLC
Coinbase launches the Global Digital Asset Exchange (GDAX)
Coinbase launches the Global Digital Asset Exchange (GDAX)
OKWave invests in Breadwallet and forms new strategic partnership
OKWave invests in Breadwallet and forms new strategic partnership
Francesco Simonetti talks about HolyTransaction and why the wallet supports multicurrencies
Francesco Simonetti talks about HolyTransaction and why the wallet supports multicurrencies
Kryptokit’s Rushwallet.com is under DDoS attack
Kryptokit’s Rushwallet.com is under DDoS attack
Trezor Password Manager release is quickly approaching
Trezor Password Manager release is quickly approaching
Replace-By-Fee (RBF) functionality is coming soon to the Electrum wallet
Replace-By-Fee (RBF) functionality is coming soon to the Electrum wallet
Coinbase is re-branding to the Global Digital Asset Exchange (GDAX)
Coinbase is re-branding to the Global Digital Asset Exchange (GDAX)
Barclays quietly shuts down several bitcoin exchange PingIt accounts
Barclays quietly shuts down several bitcoin exchange PingIt accounts
Cryptocurrency exchange Bter offline, rumors begin to circulate (updated)
Cryptocurrency exchange Bter offline, rumors begin to circulate (updated)
A basic overview of bitcoin storage practices (infographic)
A basic overview of bitcoin storage practices (infographic)
GreenAddress wallet adds Replace-By-Fee (RBF) front-end transaction support
GreenAddress wallet adds Replace-By-Fee (RBF) front-end transaction support
This is how bitcoin exchange BitBargain responds to DDoS attacks
This is how bitcoin exchange BitBargain responds to DDoS attacks
Breadwallet adds support for Apple Watch and announces buy/sell feature
Breadwallet adds support for Apple Watch and announces buy/sell feature
Unocoin partners with MobiKwik to help bitcoin user adoption in India
Unocoin partners with MobiKwik to help bitcoin user adoption in India
After months of testing, Coinizy moves out of beta testing
After months of testing, Coinizy moves out of beta testing
CCEDK exchange is pivoting, with plans to be a portal for the OpenLedger platform
CCEDK exchange is pivoting, with plans to be a portal for the OpenLedger platform
Blockchain announces the alpha release of the Thunder Network
Blockchain announces the alpha release of the Thunder Network
Bitcoin exchange HaoBTC will soon introduce the maker-taker fees model
Bitcoin exchange HaoBTC will soon introduce the maker-taker fees model
You can now buy and sell bitcoin using the Mycelium wallet with the help of Glidera
You can now buy and sell bitcoin using the Mycelium wallet with the help of Glidera
Gatecoin official statement: Hot wallet breach losses estimated to be $2M USD
Gatecoin official statement: Hot wallet breach losses estimated to be $2M USD
Gatecoin website is down due to exchange hot wallet hack
Gatecoin website is down due to exchange hot wallet hack
Bitcoin exchange SimpleFX mailing system hacked, investigation underway
Bitcoin exchange SimpleFX mailing system hacked, investigation underway
247exchange now accepts CAD and AUD for buying bitcoin with credit cards
247exchange now accepts CAD and AUD for buying bitcoin with credit cards
The Rock Trading’s history and secret to success plus an update on CampBX
The Rock Trading’s history and secret to success plus an update on CampBX
Blockchain.info updates wallet home page to help convert users to the new HD wallet
Blockchain.info updates wallet home page to help convert users to the new HD wallet
CEX.IO reports $40m in deposits and has announced plans to add margin trading
CEX.IO reports $40m in deposits and has announced plans to add margin trading
Chinese company Bitbank raised $1.5m to fund new bitcoin mining facility
Chinese company Bitbank raised $1.5m to fund new bitcoin mining facility
ANX International is launching a full suite of blockchain services soon
ANX International is launching a full suite of blockchain services soon
CoinJar celebrates three years of business, launches Rewards program
CoinJar celebrates three years of business, launches Rewards program
CoinCorner granted Designated Business status in the Isle of Man
CoinCorner granted Designated Business status in the Isle of Man
Coinkite discloses that they leaked a copy of their user database
Coinkite discloses that they leaked a copy of their user database
Coinbase on track to receive a BitLicense in New York State
Coinbase on track to receive a BitLicense in New York State
Mycelium has crowdfunded $569K so far, valuating their company at $11.3 million
Mycelium has crowdfunded $569K so far, valuating their company at $11.3 million
Why Circle is banking on the bitcoin blockchain
Why Circle is banking on the bitcoin blockchain
It appears that Bitstamp is blocking user access from Russia again
It appears that Bitstamp is blocking user access from Russia again
Bitcoin exchanges partner with CME Group to launch trading benchmark tools
Bitcoin exchanges partner with CME Group to launch trading benchmark tools
Bitcoin exchange Wall of Coins is now accepting users in the United Kingdom
Bitcoin exchange Wall of Coins is now accepting users in the United Kingdom
BitPay launches a Visa debit card reloadable with any bitcoin wallet
BitPay launches a Visa debit card reloadable with any bitcoin wallet
TechBureau raised $6.2m in Series A round to expand Japanese bitcoin exchange Zaif
TechBureau raised $6.2m in Series A round to expand Japanese bitcoin exchange Zaif
Founder and CEO Aaron Voisine says that Breadwallet is coming soon to Android
Founder and CEO Aaron Voisine says that Breadwallet is coming soon to Android
How Coinbase securely stores $697 million worth of bitcoin in the cloud
How Coinbase securely stores $697 million worth of bitcoin in the cloud
It’s now possible to withdraw funds directly to your credit card on CEX.IO
It’s now possible to withdraw funds directly to your credit card on CEX.IO
You can now buy bitcoin instantly with your debit card on Coinbase
You can now buy bitcoin instantly with your debit card on Coinbase