Canadian Crypto Exchange Coinsquare Acquires Stellar Wallet BlockEQ

Canadian Crypto Exchange Coinsquare Acquires Stellar Wallet BlockEQ

Advertisement Coinsquare, the crypto exchange that has been nicknamed the “Coinbase of Canada,” has acquired Stellar wallet BlockEQ as it seeks to expand its offerings beyond cryptocurrency trading. The Toronto-based Coinsquare announced the deal on Thursday, revealing that it had paid $12 million CAD (~$9 million USD) to acquire BlockEQ, a non-custodial wallet that allows…

Crypto Mining Giant Bitmain Acquires Bitcoin Cash Wallet

Crypto Mining Giant Bitmain Acquires Bitcoin Cash Wallet

Advertisement Open source browser-based cryptocurrency wallet Telescope has officially announced its acquisition by Bitmain Technologies Inc., the world’s largest crypto mining rig manufacturer, which also runs one of the world’s most extensive cryptocurrency mining pools. The move comes at an important time for Bitmain, which is increasing its involvement in the bitcoin cash space as…

Ethereum dApp Browsers Take Steps to Increase Wallet Security

Ethereum dApp Browsers Take Steps to Increase Wallet Security

Advertisement MetaMask, among other dApp browsers, has committed to cease injecting Web3 into user browsers on Nov. 2, on account of a recently-uncovered privacy issue, meaning it will require a new postMessage API, according to Paul Bouchon, writing in Medium. MetaMask, an Ethereum wallet and dApp browser that allows users to visit the distributed web,…

Singapore Airlines Launches Blockchain Digital Wallet ‘KrisPay’ for Travelers

Singapore Airlines Launches Blockchain Digital Wallet ‘KrisPay’ for Travelers

Advertisement Singapore Airlines, one of the world’s leading and best-rated airline operators, has launched KrisPay – a digital blockchain wallet that allows frequent fliers to convert airmiles into digital currency. Announced on Tuesday, the digital wallet app will be accessible for users of the airline’s ‘KrisFlyer’ frequent flyer program and will use blockchain technology to…

Bitmain-Backed Opera Web Browser Adds Built-In Ethereum Wallet

Bitmain-Backed Opera Web Browser Adds Built-In Ethereum Wallet

Advertisement Popular internet browser Opera will become the first mainstream web interface to add native support for an ethereum wallet, the company announced on Wednesday. Opera Adds Ethereum Wallet in Web 3.0 Push The wallet, initially available through Opera’s Android browser and currently restricted to a private beta, aims to provide users with “friendly and…