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BCH Developers Launching Badgerwallet Chrome Extension for BCH

Developers at Bitcoin Cash and other individual organisations together launch a chrome extension Badgerwallet.cash. This wallet can be used to send and receive BCH and more.

More About Badgerwallet.cash

A fork of Metamask, Badgerwallet.cash is a secure identity vault for Bitcoin Cash and tokens. Moreover, the user can send and receive BCH as well as tokens. This provides a bridge to micropayments, decentralized exchanges between Dapps and much more. The wallet came into existence by a team from Spendbch, the Simple Ledger Protocol (SLP), Bitbox and Bitcoin.com.

$BGR is a token by the badger platform which obtains a discount time of BITBOX cloud. However, users can fund using the $BGR as they navigate to use Dapps. Additionally, the token is still under development.

Another feature is the badger button. This is a library of open source UI tools to facilitate micropayments, premium content, e-commerce and much more.

Installation

Download the file from their official website.

Download the file from their official website

Turn on the developer mode in your extension.

Turn on the developer mode in your extension

Drag and drop the package in the extension page, the installation will automatically happen.

Drag and drop the package in the extension page, the installation will automatically happen

You will see the badger icon on the right top corner, click it.

You will see the badger icon on the right top corner, click it

Set up your passwords and save your private key phrases, and voila that’s it.

Set up your passwords and save your private key phrases, and voila that's it

Since the wallet is still in the beta phase there are bound to be some bugs that need fixing. Also, the token support option is still not available for the users yet.

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Gabriel Cardona, the creator of BitBox is one among the developers who confirms that the token support is yet to get finished. Further confirming he adds,

With a token plugin, architecture developers from any of the emerging token platform can plug their tokens into Badgerwallet.

For now, the team will be adding support for SLP and Wormhole tokens. If you are a developer or a geek, follow the project on GithubThe good news for testers is that they can create as many accounts with mnemonics from the drop-down menu and continue with the transactions.

The twitter page of the wallet shows a small demo, that will allow users to embed badger button in their website.

The wallet in total is a game changer and will help us with the future decentralizing web. It is good even though it has some quirks to neglect since the app is in beta phase. Additionally, the wallet will gain more traction after it adds token support. However, Cardona tells that the wallet will go live by next week.

Apart from this badgerwallet, there is Centbee wallet developed by an African startup. Centbee can send and receive BCH using mobile phones and is gaining a lot of traction.

Have you used the wallet yet? If not give it a try! You can read more about crypto wallets here.

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