Bitcoin Cash Development Update: Storm and Graphene v2

The Bitcoin Cash (BCH) development community has established a culture of continuous, regular improvement. For the time being, the community seeks to upgrade the network twice a year on May 15 and November 15. The purpose of the upgrades are usually aimed at improving the network’s scalability, improving the user experience, and improving the protocol’s… Read More

Year in Review: 2019

Through 2018 Edge had a few exchange options but we were committed to expanding those options considerably in 2019. And in 2019 we did just that. Edge, thanks to our team’s hard work, can meet the exchange needs of our global user base in more ways with more of the assets they care about.  We’re… Read More

Dash Development Update: Dash Evolution

The Dash Evolution conference concluded on December 7th with some big announcements and presentations about the future of Dash. The Dash network has been innovative since its inception, being at the forefront of concepts such as masternodes, crypto-governance, and a network based proposal system.  The Dash Platform The Dash development community will be rolling out… Read More

Edge Development Update

In this release we’ve expanded exchange capabilities in Europe, re-designed our interface, and included Multi-Collateral Dai to the ERC-20 tokens we support by default.  Our exchange partner, Safello, has only supported the buying of crypto-assets in Edge but in this release has enabled sell for Edge users who want to cash out of their crypto-assets… Read More

Ethereum Development Update: Istanbul Hard-Fork

Ethereum is on the eve of its “Istanbul” hard fork. The upgrade is scheduled to occur at Block 9069000, which is expected to be confirmed this weekend. This will be one of many hard forks that will take place before Ethereum’s big transition from proof of work to proof of stake. Many of the changes for… Read More

Monero Development Update: Successful Hard-Fork

The privacy focused cryptocurrency, Monero, underwent a successful hard fork on November 30th. Congratulations to the Monero community and the developers that worked hard on this upgrade. Hard-forks of cryptocurrency networks require everyone on the network to upgrade their software in order to stay compatible with the majority of the network. This means Monero  miners,… Read More

Edge & FIO Bitcoin Giveaway!

Edge and FIO have teamed up for a crypto giveaway! You can enter to win $250 in BTC by heading over to https://fio.sale/edge-giveaway and registering for a free FIO address by December 1st (midnight EST). After registering with FIO make sure to link your Edge Wallet to your FIO account for a chance to win. … Read More

The Importance of Self-Custody

Many users around the world onboard into crypto for the first time through exchanges. These users end up leaving their crypto holdings on various exchanges who act as custodians over their assets. This is natural for many who are used to leaving fiat assets with third parties who have developed best practices, have strong regulatory… Read More

Earn 4% Interest Using Crypto in Edge

In a previous post we highlighted an exciting DeFi project called Compound. Compound allows Ethereum asset holders to earn interest on their ETH, DAI, BAT, ZRX, REP, USDC, and WBTC holdings.  In a world of negligible or even negative interest rates, depositors and investors are looking for alternatives. Some crypto assets are quite compelling in… Read More

Making Edge a Secure Vault

Security is always a trade off between protection from an outside attacker and usability to the end user. At Edge we have always strived to find the balance between the two, making hardened security as simple and even invisible to users. In this article we’d like to provide several steps to fully maximize the security of Edge… Read More