Learn by doing

Padawan sends you testnet coins when you start the app for the first time. This allows you to try your hand at sending and recieving coins with your friends without risking any funds! You can use Padawan to learn about how to create, test, delete, and recover wallets on mobile devices.

The app also comes with 9 short tutorials that walk you through these first steps, and teach you the common situations you will encounter when using bitcoin in the wild.

  • Completely free
  • 9 tutorials
  • Focused on practical use of bitcoin
  • Learn in a risk-free environment
  • Start sending and receiving within minutes



Try your hand at bitcoin without risking anything; the app only works with the testnet network.

Full of tutorials

Read up on concepts and actions you must be familiar with in order to use bitcoin confidently.

Perfect for all ages

Whether you are 7 or 77, Padawan is fun!

Tutorials Overview

Chapter 1: Testnet

What is the bitcoin testnet? Did you even know there were more than one bitcoin networks? Why is that? How are they used?

Chapter 2: Receiving bitcoin

How do you receive bicoin? What’s an address?

Chapter 3: Sending bitcoin

How do you send bitcoin to someone else?

Chapter 4: Mempool

When I send a transaction… where does it go?

Chapter 5: Transaction fees

Transactions have fees? What? How? To who?

Chapter 6: Bitcoin units

Satoshis, bitcoins, and beyond.

Chapter 7: Recovery phrases

Lean how to keep your wallet and your funds safe.

Chapter 8: Recovering your wallet

Find out how you can use a recovery phrase to load a pre-existing wallet on any device.

Chapter 9: Different types of wallets

Hot wallets, cold wallets, hardware wallets, mobile wallets… what you need to know!

Learn More

Padawan is an open source project, free and licensed under the Apache 2.0 license. If you have questions or comments, you can reach out through the Twitter account or on our GitHub!