Coinnest and Waltonchain to develop blockchain technologies

Chinese platform Waltonchain announced a strategic investment in Coinnest aiming to boost the development of blockchain industry
10 January 2018   1289

Coinnest, a growing cryptocurrency exchange based in Korea, has announced its partnership with Waltonchain platform, which is aimimg to establish and gradually incorporate retail, logistics and product manufacturing, and to achieve the full coverage of business ecosystem.

Waltonchain announced that it has reached an agreement on cooperation with Coinnest and will make a strategic investment in Coinnest. The aim of the cooperation is to develop blockchain-related technologies and promote the development of blockchain industry as well as Waltonchain business in Korea.

At the moment of press, these are the main market parameters of Walton:

  • Average Price: $18,68
  • Market Cap: $465 182 619 
  • 24h Volume: $59 382 300

Casa to Launch Lightning Node Mobile App Called Sats

Casa to Launch Sats App With Lightning Network Support
04 July 2019   1007

Casa startup, specializing in the creation of secure storage systems for private keys, introduced a mobile bitcoin application Sats App, which makes it easy to manage Lightning-node.

Sats App is positioned as a non-custodial bitcoin wallet "with unique functions." According to Casa CEO Jeremy Welch, the SatsBack reward program will soon be launched, under which users will receive small amounts in BTC. For example, for connecting an application and a Casa Node device to each other, the user will receive 20,000 Satoshi.

Features are focused on increasing adoption of bitcoin and lightning nodes. You will be able to earn bitcoin if you don’t have a Casa node, but you will be able to earn bitcoin faster if you have a node.
 

Jeremy Welch 

CEO, Casa

He also added that the application, available for iOS and Android, is “secure, private and connects via Tor”.

According to CoinDesk, the startup earlier raised $ 3.5 million from Castle Island Ventures, Boost VC and Compound, and several other investors. Currently, a startup staff of 25 people serves users from 60 countries.