In the beginning — 2011 — there was a company created in the U.K. called Blockchain. It is usually confused with the ledger technology — blockchain — on which bitcoin (BTC) and other cryptocurrencies run.

Blockchain, the company that says it is the world’s largest provider of free wallet software for storing cryptocurrency, reportedly has hit a significant milestone: 25 million customer wallets, Yahoo! Finance noted Thursday.

This comes as Blockchain, the company, has started encroaching on the territory of Coinbase, the largest mainstream U.S. market for buying cryptocurrencies. Read more here.

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