Beam - 2019 Week #21 - Going to market

Covering May 21st 2019 - May 27th 2019

Downloads: Beam Android Wallet | Beam iOS Wallet | Beam Desktop Wallet

Join thousands of beamers, miners, developers, analysts, traders, and crypto enthusiasts and stay up to date with Beam’s Weekly Newsletter directly to your inbox.



Every week we will publish the list of Businesses that accepts Beams as payment.


Services — SaaS

Got an awesome product or service and you would like to accept Beams for it? Drop us line to

#R&D_Updates ‍

  • [project] Cold Wallet Testnet Release Notes | Create and sign transactions #593

  • [project] Atomic Swap - Important progress (validation for non-negative values, process exceptions, fix secret extracting, confirmation for CLI, changed BTC address version)

  • [project] Laser Beam (Lightning Integration) - Good progress and demo almost ready

  • [feature] Cold Wallet restore - in progress

  • [integration] Hard Wallet integration #624 - in progress

  • [updates] Desktop Wallet: Login / Restore Screens #649 - done

  • [enhancement] Desktop Wallet: Add QR code to Address Book #629 - in progress

  • [UI] Desktop Wallet: Multi language UI #618 - in progress

  • There are 184 open issues in /beam

  • Excluding merges, 7 authors have pushed 52 commits to master and 73 commits to all branches. On master, 129 files have changed and there have been 2693 additions


  • Annual Bitcoin Conference, Tel Aviv, Israel, June 4th 2019

  • Beam Lagos Meetup, Nigeria, June 22nd 2019

  • Beam Izmir Meetup, Turkey, June 2019 (exact date will be announced soon)

  • Beam UK Meetup, UK, June 2019 (exact date will be announced soon)

  • Distribute, Hamburg, Germany, June 27-28 2019

  • CIBTC Granada, Spain, July 5-6th 2019

  • Beam Istanbul Meetup, Turkey, July 2019 (exact date will be announced soon)

  • Scaling Bitcoin Tel Aviv, Israel, September 11-12th 2019


Got news or articles to include in this newsletters? Any feedback? Any suggestion?

Drop us a line on or find us on Discord.