Representatives of the team of cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase announced the addition of the ability to store bitcoins directly to Coinbase Wallet that supports Ethereum, Ethereum Classic and more than 100 thousand tokens ERC20 standards and ERC721.
The purpose of Coinbase is to make the application a world leader among the wallets in which users can manage the storage scriptaction, keeping private keys only.
Next week the update comes with support for VTS, SegWit and Legacy addresses will roll out for iOS and Android devices. While visitors will also be able to go into the test network via bitcoin change advanced settings in the app.
We’re excited to launch Bitcoin (BTC) support on Coinbase Wallet! https://t.co/201StMYY0v pic.twitter.com/78fwBnifDc
— Coinbase Wallet (@CoinbaseWallet) February 5, 2019
However, Coinbase announced that it intends to add support for Bitcoin, Cash, Litecoin and other popular crypto currencies. In addition, from today users from the EU and the European free trade Association can withdraw funds to PayPal account.
Recall that Coinbase has stopped working on decentralized web browser Toshi, presenting instead is characterized by simplicity and security crypto and browser Coinbase Wallet in August of last year. And in December it opened the possibility to withdraw funds through PayPal for U.S. residents.