Waves Crypto Platform Updates Its Mobile Version
The team of the Russian blockchain startup Waves released a large-scale update for the mobile Waves Wallet, ForkLog reports. The smartphone version is available on the App Store and Google Play.
The app allows trading on the Waves DEX crypto exchange directly from a smartphone. To meet the demands of more users, the wallet began to support the US dollar, euro, and Turkish lira. It also became possible to send funds to traders from a user’s contact list and lease internal WAVES tokens.
According to Alexander Ivanov, the founder of the blockchain platform, the updated mobile application includes the most popular features of the desktop version Waves Client. Earlier, the company introduced a browser extension that allows managing private keys.
The company claims that Waves Wallet encrypts the traffic, and users store keys exclusively on their devices. Among the new security features are the Face ID technology and the option to sign in with a fingerprint. Moreover, the updated app will alert about suspicious coins and remove spam tokens.
It is worth noting that the WAVES tokens are ones of the few being in the green zone. According to CoinMarketCap as of December 4, 2018, the price of WAVES, which is ranked 35th by market cap, rose by 3.5%, reaching $1.55.
The Waves platform allows users to create their own digital currency to pay for goods, to make voting or discount programs, etc. Over 21,000 tokens have already been released on its blockchain, according to the company's website.
Waves also launched scripts that simplified the development of smart assets. Unlike the Ethereum network, here programmers do not need experience or special skills to issue tokens.