Casa Adds iOS and Android Support for Sats Mobile Wallet

Bitcoin (BTC)-focused technology firm Casa announced that its Sats mobile Bitcoin wallet app is now available for both iOS and Android devices. Casa announced in a post published on its official blog on Sept. 5 that the mobile wallet is now available for download. Furthermore, Casa notes that the latest version of the app can be used without the company’s hardware Bitcoin Lightning node, but users who do not connect the app to a node do not have access its Lightning Network capabilities. The app supports a public address-naming system…

Blockchain.com Wallet Seeking New $50M Funding Round: Report

Cryptocurrency wallet and statistics resource Blockchain (formerly Blockchain.info) is reportedly raising $50 million in a new funding round. According to Yahoo! Finance citing two anonymous sources on Sept. 4, Blockchain is already negotiating the cash, which it will use to invest in equity and purchase unnamed cryptocurrency tokens.  Blockchain eyes fresh expansion The sources added that Sam Harrison, who joined the company in 2018 to co-found its Blockchain Ventures spin-off, is in charge of proceedings.  Blockchain has yet to confirm the reports, which come on the back of previous round…

Liquid Reveals Blockchain Wallet Holding GRAM Tokens

Japanese cryptocurrency exchange Liquid has revealed that proceeds from its resale of GRAM tokens are being held in escrow in a digital wallet. GRAM tokens, the eagerly awaited cryptocurrency by Telegram, were initially available through two highly secretive and selective ICOs carried out in February and March of 2018. A secondary market for these tokens sprung up and saw resale markups of up to 400%. Telegram is yet to officially confirm any details of the Telegram Open Network (TON), its proposed blockchain, but one of the clauses in the ICO…

Ripple Transfers 500 Million XRP From Its Escrow Wallet

Fintech startup Ripple has transferred 500 million XRP tokens from its escrow wallet, according to data from Whale Alert, a live tracker for cryptocurrency transactions, on Sept. 3. The San Francisco-based firm has moved 500 million of its native XRP tokens (around $130.1 million at press time) from its escrow wallet to Ripple. The latest token transfer is one among many other enormous transactions to and from Ripple, which have generated resentment within the community as some of its members accuse the company of dumping XRP tokens and crashing its…

Legit or Not, Liquid Discloses Wallet Address for Telegram’s Gram Token Sale

Photo: Liquid / Instagram Japan-based cryptocurrency exchange Liquid, that conducted a sale of Telegram’s crypto tokens back in July, has revealed the wallet address where the sum will stay until releasing of the tokens. The wallet, as announced, carries $4,123,116.76 worth of the USDC stablecoin. As we previously reported, the strange story started out in June when Liquid announced they were holding a public sale of Telegram Open Network’s digital token – GRAM. To list the token, the platform partnered with Gram Asia, apparently the largest holder of the native…

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Crypto wallets have become the need of the hour with a tremendous increase in the use of cryptocurrency on a global scale. These virtual wallets come to combat all the limitations of a conventional wallet by way of imparting more security to your money. Hire a professional crypto wallet developer now to help you build personalized crypto wallets to cater to specific trading needs. COMPREHENDING A CRYPTO WALLET Unlike a traditional wallet with a physical form, a crypto wallet is a software program that facilitates the transfer of virtual currencies…

Liquid Crypto Exchange Unveils Digital Wallet Address for Gram Token Sale Proceeds

Japanese cryptocurrency exchange Liquid has revealed the digital wallet address holding the proceeds from the Gram token sale it conducted in July. In an Aug. 30 announcement, Liquid disclosed the public blockchain wallet address that now keeps all participating customer funds from Gram token sale. Liquid further stated that the funds will remain in cold storage until the release and delivery of the assets by Gram Asia. Gram is the yet-to-be-released native token for the Telegram Open Network (TON). According to statistics and analytics platform Etherscan, the wallet has $4,118,853.70…

Samsung Integrates Bitcoin to its Blockchain Wallet

Samsung has officially integrated bitcoin (BTC) functionality to its S10 models, according to news published by Decenter on August 29. At the moment the features are available only in a few countries. Bitcoin for Samsung South Korean multinational conglomerate Samsung, has finally integrated Bitcoin to its Blockchain Keystore Software Development Kit (SDK) confirming that the feature will be added also to its newest Galaxy Note 10. The news was initially released on August 14t, through the “Samsung Developers” channel along with confirmation of support for Kakao’s Klaytn, the blockchain platform of…

Chainalysis’ Jesse Spiro on Crypto Wallet Blocking and Its Potential Impact

More and more cryptocurrency addresses have been added to the United States Department of the Treasury’s list of Specially Designated Nationals, which are marked as being possibly associated with the global drug trade. According to the Kingpin Act, U.S. companies and individuals are banned from any type of commercial relationship with addresses on the list as well as people connected to them. The three Bitcoin (BTC) addresses that recently came under a fire belong to Chinese citizens. Less than a week after Chainanalysis rolled out a real-time suspicious transactions detector,…

Brave Browser Announces Development of Crypto Wallet for ETH and BAT

Blockchain-based web browser Brave has unveiled a cryptocurrency wallet for Ethereum tokens that is currently in development. Incompatible with Brave Rewards Brave discussed their work so far in a blog post on Aug. 27. According to the announcement, the in-browser wallet supports Brave’s native ERC-20 Basic Attention Token (BAT), alongside other Ethereum-based tokens and collectibles and Ether (ETH) itself. Additionally, the wallet supports interaction with decentralized applications — also known as DApps — which reportedly makes Brave a Web3 browser. However, the wallet cannot interact with Brave Rewards. This means…