Bitcoin Paranoid

Bitcoin Paranoid

50,000 - 100,000 downloads

  • Original
  • Push notifications
  • Lots of currencies supported
  • Highly configurable
  • Needs charts and evolution data
  • It would be nice performing Bitcoins operations from the app
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Expert's Review

"Volatility makes money"

Reviewed by / Oct 21, 2013

Bitcoin Paranoid shows the current Bitcoin value in different currency in the notification bar

You have some bitcoins, right? Then you know how volatile that Internet currency can be. The best way to secure your deposits in bitcoins and even make some money is knowing how its value evolve. And the best way to keep you up-to-date about it is Bitcoin Paranoid.

It shows the exchange value of Bitcoin for up to 25 currencies. Choose the one you prefer and set how you want to be notified where a change comes up. Thus, form settings you can start/stop notifications, set the interval update (10s, 1min, 15min, 1h) and the data sources of information (Mt.Gox, btc-e and bitstamp). In addition, you can set an alarm for value checkpoints or differential percentage and assign sound, vibration and more aggressive alert like the "annoying mode".

In a nutshell, Bitcoin Paranoid is a simple yet helpful app to keep up-to-date about the value change of the most-known Internet currency. A must-have if you have a respectable Bit-bankroll.

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Developer's original description available here
This app shows the current Bitcoin value in the notification bar.

Now we do support alarm! :)

If you "bitcoin paranoid" this app is for you. This is NOT a widget, nor is it a standard app. This app starts a service that keeps the latest Bitcoin value in the *notification bar*.

You can tap the notification and disable the service at any time. But if you are a Bitcoin addict, you probably won't do that.

Please, give us an idea or request in:

The app supports these refresh intervals:
* 10s - paranoia mode
* 1 min - crazy mode
* 15 min - normal mode
* 1h - economic mode

Data souce information:
* Bitstamp (Slovenia)
* btc-e (Russia)
* Mercado Bitcoin (Brazil)
* BTC China (China)
* Weighted 24h (World)
* Coinbase (USA)
* (Germany)
* CampBX (USA)
* Cryptonit (Great Britain)


Thanks so much! Enjoy!
More info about Bitcoins:
Please donate 1 mBTC to or 129aYgYwr9YNimdjjaRxVvWF4bcyUxv2Zg

Recently changed in this version

2.1.4 (Jun 21, 2014) - Adding Cryptonit exchange.

2.1.3 (Feb 11, 2014) - Removing MtGox, minor bug fixes.

2.1.2 (Nov 14, 2013) - Adding more exchanges

2.1.1 (Nov 12, 2013) - Rollback to version 2.1 + more exchanges. Notice some currencies won't work because Google Currency API is deprecated!


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Comments and ratings for Bitcoin Paranoid
  • (75)

    by Ronald MacLennan on 28/06/2014

    Love this app!

  • (75)

    by Cory Li on 27/06/2014

    It's a massive exchange in terms of volume. It's also now a default exchange on Wisdom. Will donate more if added.

  • (75)

    by tom brimley on 18/06/2014

    Great app

  • (75)

    by Laine Overton on 17/06/2014

    This app is great for keeping updated with the bitcoin rapid changes

  • (75)

    by Marquis de Cain on 14/06/2014

    Great little app. Saves me continually checking the price. Works for me.

  • (75)

    by Martyn Britton on 12/06/2014

    Unsupported. Not good. . Btc are huge in uk and eu. Why not support ukp. Ps. Good move removing gox. 100% behind that decision. Even though I also have coin in mtgox. I know now that I won't ever see those coins again

  • (75)

    by Eric Han on 11/06/2014

    Lol.. Title says it all