Welcome to BTChodl.xyz

Welcome to BTChodl.xyz

The idea is to make this website a collection of resources, news and information that I as new to bitcoin find useful along with some of my own ramblings and hope that are useful for other new comers to bitcoin, and to anyone looking to get into bitcoin. What is important and the reason for…

PROJECT: Citadel Node

PROJECT: Citadel Node

On this post we are going to be building a Bitcoin node and we will be using Citadel as the stack provider, here is more about Citadel from their Github: “Citadel is modern, mostly open source and soon to be fully FLOSS Bitcoin Node implementation originally based on Umbrel, but we have moved most of…

Introducing BTCwares.com

Introducing BTCwares.com

When I found Bitcoin it became an obsession I wanted to learn as much as I could about it so started reading, listening to podcasts got into twitter and continue learning from where these people had been in their bitcoin Journey thru this process I learned about the Seedsigner and Blockmit projects among others, but…

Software Wallets

Software Wallets

A software wallet is used to hold value, is much like a regular wallet with the difference that a regular wallet does hold your physical fiat currencies be USD, EURO, YEN etc. and the Bitcoin software wallet does not hold actual Bitcoin, Bitcoin exists on the ledger also referred to as blockchain your software wallet…

PROJECT: SeedSigner build

PROJECT: SeedSigner build

On this post we will be building a SeedSigner an off line, air-gapped bitcoin transaction signing device with off the shelf components for around $50. Price will vary depending on where you get the parts and when as currently prices for everything are just rising like crazy. Parts requirements and prices: Raspberry Pi Zero version…

UNBOXING: Blockstream JADE

UNBOXING: Blockstream JADE

The Blockstream JADE wallet is an open source hardware wallet to airgapped manage your Bitcoin and Liquid assets private keys via QR codes, the Blockstream JADE is currently compatible with Blockstream Green for Android, Windows, macOS, and Linux. Specter Desktop wallet is also compatible with the JADE. This post is a quick unboxing to show…