Bytecoin (a privacy focused crypto) has developed a new protocol which can follow user manually to offer hardware wallet support to them. Jenny Goldberg, Bytecoin CMO explained: “Security is a central concern to both the developers and the community here at Bytecoin, so we are pleased that we have been able to enhance the security of our platform with the addition of early hardware wallet support.”
Button Wallet (a messenger-based crypto wallet platform) has announced that it will now accept US dollars (USD) to purchase coins. The platform at present integrated with Telegram has about 2k active users nad its new fiat-to-crypto plan is to increase the number significantly. COO of Button Wallet Rachael McCrary said, “For mass-market adoption of decentralized banking, you need more people, You need to make it easier for people to buy in.”
Ledger (a crypto hardware maker based in France) has disclosed that its Ledger Nano X wallet has reached its way to its official store and people can now just walk in to get a wallet. The new wallet is a Bluetooth enabled secure device, with excellent security protocols to ensure that private keys. The firm has tweeted: “We’re extremely excited and proud to announce that the Ledger Nano X has left its pre-order stage!”
One of the major banks of the Netherlands, Rabobank has announced that it will be discontinuing its plan on “Rabobit” cryptocurrency wallet. Its spokesperson said, “After careful consideration with our customers in mind we recently decided that now is not the time to develop the idea further and bring it to the next phase. “We have learned valuable lessons about our customers and the crypto market and on how to design blockchain and crypto applications, will keep an eye on the market and regulatory developments within the industry.”
A cryptocurrency exchange Globitex has launched its Euro Wallet with the aim provides the solution to crypto exchange transfer speed and to simplify the transfer from fiat to crypto. Its CEO Uldis Teraudkalns said that,“Globitex strives to be the market leader in convenience, security and compliance, with these values in mind, we have created the EURO Wallet.”
Childy has announced launch of Dove Wallet, it distributes daily bonuses according to the user total balance and trading volume. One of the interesting parts is that this is risk-free, passive income because Dove Wallet is not making money from loans or investing, but service fees. Dove Wallet will make strides to open more various services surrounding payments, sending tips, fiat currencies, and web APIs.
The cryptocurrency market has been reeling from the loss of more than $1.6 billion in today’s values from cryptocurrency thefts since 2014, and the vast majority of the events are linked to insufficient wallet security. Sepior, the leader in threshold cryptography that enables trusted transactions, has announced Sepior Thresholds, the industry’s first threshold signature wallet security technology based on threshold multiparty computation (MPC).
The coin thus joined other digital currencies bitcoin (BTC), ethereum (ETH), bitcoin cash (BCH), ethereum classic (ETC), Ripple (XRP), Stellar Lumens (XLM) already supported by the wallet American major cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has added support for Dogecoin (DOGE) to its crypto wallet service Coinbase Wallet, according to an announcement published on May 1.
Ledger (a crypto wallet startup) tweeted on Friday, that they have detected a malware that could possibly replace the Ledger Live desktop application with a malicious one. Next, in an attempt to what seemed like restoring their users’ confidence, they added that it was only a phishing attempt tricking users to enter the 24-word recovery phrase and that neither of the users’ devices or cryptos faced any threat of being compromised.
Matic Network (MATIC), a platform for scalable and instant blockchain transactions based out of India, has joined hands with Binance to bolster the testing of its new cryptocurrency wallet with a free giveaway. Matic Network aims to become the go-to platform for developers to deploy and run decentralized applications (apps) on top of Ethereum (ETH). Binace tweeted, “Help Test maticnetwork’s Crypto Wallet for a Chance to Win $60,000 in $MATIC Tokens!”