With a little experience you can customize your own transaction fees and potentially save yourself a significant amount of bitcoin over time. If you have an urgent payment need, you can also pick a fee likely to be confirmed within the next block or two, without overpaying.
The beginning of April saw a return to higher Bitcoin network fees and congestion. See this article for a brief overview of what is happening and practical tips anyone can use to reduce their fees, wait time, or both.
Satoshi Nakamoto’s world-changing experiment in the future of money turns 10 years old! See inside for images and commentary from around the English-speaking Bitcoin community.
You can buy bitcoin through your local banks or even Western Union and MoneyGram! This post is a guide for doing so through BitQuick.co—also a part of the Athena Bitcoin family.
All Athena Bitcoin app users are encouraged to try out the Edge wallet app! Written by the same developers as the Athena wallet, Edge offers support for Ethereum, Litecoin, Bitcoin Cash, ERC-20 tokens and more!
Here we discuss options for giving cryptocurrency gifts to graduates, but these tips will work for anyone on any occasion!
Two new Athena machines closer to downtown Tampa, both capable of cash withdrawals.
An explanation--as accessible as possible--of what caused the second largest transaction backlog in Bitcoin's history! (11/10 - 11/12/2017)
Mark Frauenfelder details how he lost $30K in Bitcoin. Lessons to be learned from his experience.
New Athena ATM locations @ two 24/7 gas stations!
Chicago adds two more Athena ATMs in Foodsmart Urban Markets
Guided demo of the entire typical buy process at one of our ATMs
Bitcoin is overdue for an upgrade that should reduce fees and decrease wait times. Unfortunately, upgrading a decentralized network is far from easy. We, at Athena, would like to educate our customers on some of the issues and risks coming to Bitcoin very soon.
Some simple signs to look out for when considering a Bitcoin investment.... / Algunos signos simples a tener en cuenta al considerar una inversión Bitcoin ....
May 22nd is Bitcoin Pizza Day! Find out what that means and how you can buy pizza with bitcoin.
Over 150,000 transactions are pending and confirmation times are slow. Please wait 24 hours for a transaction to confirm under these conditions.
Bitcoin is climbing rapidly! Many customers are getting in for the first time or increasing their holdings. Now is the time to think about how to keep those bitcoin you purchased safe.