We talked about Tezos’ competition, future and much more 🐰

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Last Friday, we had Arthur Breitman join us on Wechat for an Ask-Me-Anything session. We translated the questions and Arthur’s answer below. Enjoy!

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Nour (imToken): Before we share our topic, let’s have our guest Arthur briefly introduce himself.
Hello Arthur.

Arthur: Hi everyone, I’m Arthur Breitman, I’m the co-founder of Tezos. Thank you for coming to this AMA. I’m here to answer your questions. So please feel free…


We are officially supporting Tezos in imToken and imKey Tron on the hardware wallet

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Happy new year 2021 to all our fans! We are starting the year by releasing the new version of the imToken wallet.

New in this version:

  • Manage your Tezos digital assets in imToken wallet for experience transfers and baking;
  • imKey Update: Complete TRX transfer through imKey;
  • More performance improvements and fixes

Update on your favorite app store now:


Update to the latest imToken to send, receive, watch prices, delegate your XTZ

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Today, we are excited to announce support for Tezos. You can update your imToken to the latest version to experience all of Tezos.

  • Create a new Tezos account/address
  • Import & Backup Tezos account
  • View Tezos balance & transaction history
  • Send and receive Tez
  • Delegate and undelegate Tez
  • Watch baking rewards and accrued Tez

On top, we decided to offer our own Tezos baker. You can decide to bake with imToken’s baker or other popular bakers in your wallet. This is special, as we are happy to not only offer the above features but also participate in securing the Tezos blockchain.


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ETH and BTC are climbing to all-time-highs, while we are busy building. Also: The new Tokenlon DEX aggregator. Read more below.

Crypto Asia in Review

We are based in Asia, so here are our interesting, recent news bits:

Bitcoin hits $40k and prices of Korean exchanges again highest (read more at Decrypt), followed by US exchanges, and Asian exchanges having the lowest (read more here).

Meanwhile, Suzhou’s CBDC trial sees 96,614 residents awarded red envelopes with the digital currency and about 19 million digital yuan spent. Read more on 8btc). The Block has a video on how it actually looks like here.

Miners are hyped as well: Antminer has already sold out for ‘the next two quarters’. (Read more.) Even the previously outdated Antminer S9 is in demand again with its price doubled these days to more than 200 yuan from a previously 100+ yuan. (Read on). …


Our built-in DEX Tokenlon DEX now aggregates professional market makers, Uniswap and Curve. For a best-price guarantee!

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We had token swap features already in 2018, but nothing comes close to the latest update of Tokenlon.

As always, now on your favorite app store:


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What is a DApp?

A DApp, or decentralized application, is a software application that runs on a distributed network. It’s hosted on a peer-to-peer decentralised network, rather than on a centralized server. Currently, a lot of DApp are based on Ethereum and TRON.

What are high-risk DApps?

High-risk DApps such as Forsage or Etherchain are those which have the bearing of a pyramid or Ponzi-scheme. Notable warning signs include the following:

  1. A guaranteed promise of high returns with little risk
  2. Claim to be decentralized and fully transparent, while they are not
  3. A consistent flow of returns regardless of market conditions
  4. Claim they are cooperating with well-known wallets, exchanges, while they are…

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As we all know, imToken is a decentralized wallet. What does it mean? It means that the mnemonic phrase and private key are controlled by you completely — you are the only owner of the wallet. We have several tips to help you keep the asset safe.

Download

Some users have reported that there are scammers trying to reach them privately and send malicious download links. Please remember that imToken team will never contact you via pm, nor request your confidential information.

The imToken Fans Group channel on Telegram is not an official imToken chat room.

For imToken support, always email: support@token.im


We checked what’s behind Aave’s update to V2. Here are the most important updates for users

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Aave, the money market (i.e. lending and borrowing) dApp released its second version today. (Check it out on imToken -> enter the DeFi Manger under ‘Market’).

This major update comes with a lot of useful new features and updates. Below we break down the updates you should know about and some for advanced users.

This is what Aave V2 brings for ordinary users, like you and me

Gas Optimisations

Spend up to 50% less on Ethereum transaction fees.

Debt Tokenization

Aave v1 would send you an aToken on deposit. Aave v2 also sends you a token on borrowing. That enables you to manage your ‘borrow tokens’ from your cold wallet.

Migration of Liquidity to V2

You will be able to migrate your positions from v1 to v2 without closing v1 manually. (Thanks to flash loans. …


The crypto winter has passed, Eth2 is coming.

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Eth2 started, and the market continues to fluctuate while we release imToken 2.7.2 for you in this “hot winter”.

This update includes:

  • Use the imKey hardware wallet to complete FIL storage actions and transfers;
  • Use the ETH / Filecoin transaction acceleration function to solve the problem of stuck transfers;
  • Trade more smoothly on the revised market and optimized Tokenlon;
  • More optimizations and fixes.

imKey hardware wallet supports Filecoin!

imKey has supported Filecoin. You can use imKey to complete FIL storage and transfer. imKey currently supports BTC / ETH / EOS / ATOM / FIL. According to our imKey friends, other public chains are also on the way. …


We are kicking into next gear and start imToken Recruitment Season 6, 100% true to our motto: Be a Pioneer, Be a Challenger.

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We are hiring in Singapore and the US for

  • International Public Relations Specialist,
  • International Marketing Manager;

In Hangzhou for

  • Site Reliability Engineer,
  • GO Development Engineer,
  • Safety Engineer,
  • Senior Front-end Development Engineer,
  • User Interface Designer,
  • Product Manager,
  • Data Engineer.

Check out the detailed job descriptions and contact details at token.im/careers ! Happy to welcome you to the team!

Recommend a friend and earn up to 9ETH reward if you can find us a happy new imToken family member!

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