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An open source Bitcoin client library built using Java and implements the Bitcoin network protocol. With version 0.7, it was renamed from BitCoinJ to bitcoinj.

The project was announced on March 7, 2011[1]. The project was built by a Google employee as a "20 percent time" project[2].

See Also

  • Bitcoin Wallet - a standalone wallet for Android and BlackBerry devices
  • MultiBit
  • Hive - a wallet for Mac OS X with an integrated applications platform


External Links


  1. ANNOUNCE - BitCoinJ v0.1, a client-mode implementation in Java
  2. Comment by Google's Chris Dibona on Hacker News