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Proton Wallet available for download on the iOS App Store

Proton Wallet available for download on the iOS App Store

We’re thrilled to announce that the Proton Wallet is now available to download from the iOS App Store! This app allows you to participate directly in the Proton ecosystem by staking XPR, earning block rewards, voting for block producers, and so much more.  Users can...

Announcing the release of the Proton Web SDK with documentation

Announcing the release of the Proton Web SDK with documentation

To encourage the continued progress of the Proton blockchain, and support developers who are actively building with Proton, we have released our Web SDK along with documentation. Proton Web SDK The Proton Web SDK is built off of Greymass’s Anchor-link and the...

Marshall Hayner shares the vision for Proton

Marshall Hayner shares the vision for Proton

In this video, Marshall Hayner, CEO at Proton, lays out the vision for Proton, payments with @names on the blockchain, pending fiat payments, and a complete rethink of banking and credit cards.

Proton Wallet Alpha is now available for download on Android!

Proton Wallet Alpha is now available for download on Android!

We’re excited to announce that Proton Wallet Alpha is now available for download on Android! Hyper-focused on Proton’s blockchain, this app is a powerful way to interact with Proton. Proton is a new blockchain capable of up to 4,000 transactions per second, with...

Metal (MTL) is now listed on Uniswap

Metal (MTL) is now listed on Uniswap

We’re thrilled to announce that Metal (MTL) is now available on Uniswap! Uniswap is a decentralized exchange (DEX) that runs a protocol on the Ethereum blockchain, allowing traders to trade ETH and ERC20 tokens directly from their Ethereum wallets. You can trade MTL...

Proton (XPR) is now listed on Uniswap

Proton (XPR) is now listed on Uniswap

We’re thrilled to announce that Proton is now available on Uniswap! Uniswap is a decentralized exchange (DEX) that runs a protocol on the Ethereum blockchain, allowing traders to trade ETH and ERC20 tokens directly from their Ethereum wallets. You can trade XPR on...

Metal acquires Bloks.io

Metal acquires Bloks.io

Friday, Aug 21 2020, Los Angeles California. Following its recent acquisition of Lynx, and the launch of its Metal X cryptocurrency exchange, The Metal Neo Bank Payment Platform has acquired Bloks.io, the leading Block Explorer and Dev Team for EOSIO. With over 10,000...

TomoChain (TOMO) Profile

TomoChain (TOMO) Profile

TomoChain is a cryptocurrency project centered on scalability and real-world uses. Utilizing a Proof-of-Stake (PoS) consensus mechanism, TomoChain offers a way for other active users to vote and make their voice heard while building out the...

Decred (DCR) Profile

Decred (DCR) Profile

Decred is an inherently decentralized cryptocurrency designed to be both similar to, and different from, Bitcoin while acting as a Store of Value (SoV). The goal of DCR has always been to advance the field of cryptocurrency forward with an...

Horizen (ZEN) Profile

Horizen (ZEN) Profile

Horizen is a platform that allows other projects to create their own public or private blockchain product with secure, tested, and dependable tools.  Horizen recognizes that usability is key when it comes to crypto, which is why they designed their...

Binance USD (BUSD) Profile

Binance USD (BUSD) Profile

BUSD is Binance’s regulated USD-backed stablecoin that allows users a way to move money quickly, safely, and securely. Of all the terms used to describe cryptocurrency prices, “stability” is not often mentioned. Stablecoins seek to address this by...

Tron (TRX) Profile

Tron (TRX) Profile

TRON is a decentralized platform built on blockchain technology designed to bridge the gap between consumers and content creators.  TRON seeks to build a better way for content creators to share their work by building a global digital ecosystem...

Cosmos (ATOM) Profile

Cosmos (ATOM) Profile

Cosmos (ATOM) is a cryptocurrency designed to solve the hardest blockchain problems that we face today. Created to improve virtually all aspects of blockchain-based economies, Cosmos has approached these problems from multiple angles. To better...

Iota (MIOTA) Profile

Iota (MIOTA) Profile

Launched in 2016, IOTA is an open-source distributed ledger and cryptocurrency designed for the Internet of things. It uses a directed acyclic graph to store transactions on its ledger. This network architecture allows for massive scalability to...

Ravencoin (RVN) Profile

Ravencoin (RVN) Profile

Ravencoin is a fork of Bitcoin and launched in November of 2017. Ravencoin has been developed from the ground up to issue and transmit securities in an SEC-compliant manner. The founders changed critical parameters in the Bitcoin codebase to suit...

Komodo (KMD) Profile

Komodo (KMD) Profile

Komodo is an open-source cryptocurrency that launched in 2016 and was forked from Zcash. The Komodo Platform allows anyone to launch a fully customized blockchain using the proprietary Antara Composer. This UI allows fully customized Smart Chains,...

DigiByte (DGB) Profile

DigiByte (DGB) Profile

Founded in 2013, DigiByte is an open-source blockchain and fork of Bitcoin. The Digibyte network is based on three layers: smart contracts, decentralized applications (DApps) and customizable tokens.  DigiByte was created to be a fully decentralized...

Qtum (QTUM) Profile

Qtum (QTUM) Profile

Founded in 2016, Qtum is an open source, UTXO-based smart contract platform with a Proof of Stake (PoS) mechanism that features a Decentralized Governance Protocol (DGP). The DGP protocol allows blockchain settings to be modified by making use of...

Nano (NANO) Profile

Nano (NANO) Profile

Originally founded in 2014 and known as Railblocks, Nano is a decentralized, open-source, peer-to-peer digital currency, based on directed acyclic graph (DAG) technology. Nano uses a next-generation type of DAG architecture called “Block Lattice.”...

Steem (STEEM) Profile

Steem (STEEM) Profile

Steem is a blockchain protocol designed from the ground up to power Social Media 2.0 applications that enable users to retain ownership over their information while providing important social applications like blogging, social media, and content...

VeChain (VET) Profile

VeChain (VET) Profile

Founded in 2015, VeChain is an enterprise-level public blockchain that was created with the mission of solving one of the biggest problems in worldwide product distribution: how to determine the quality and authenticity of products and to identify...

Proton (XPR) Profile

Proton (XPR) Profile

Launched in 2020, Proton is a new public blockchain and smart contract platform designed for both consumer applications and peer-peer payments.  Proton is built around two key components: a secure identity and financial settlements layer that allows...

Waves (WAVES) Profile

Waves (WAVES) Profile

Launched in 2016, the Waves project has developed into an ecosystem that consists of a platform for the creation of custom tokens, a smart contract layer and a decentralized exchange, Waves DEX. Waves is built on the Leased Proof-of-Stake (LPoS)...

Dogecoin (DOGE) Profile

Dogecoin (DOGE) Profile

Dogecoin is a peer-to-peer, open-source cryptocurrency that launched in 2013. Dogecoin is built on the Proof of Work (PoW) consensus mechanism, utilizes Litecoin’s scrypt technology and its code is based on Luckycoin, which itself is a fork of...

Dash (Dash) Profile

Dash (Dash) Profile

Originally founded in 2014 and known as Darkcoin, Dash was designed to ensure user privacy and anonymity. The whitepaper described Darkcoin as “the first privacy-centric cryptographic currency” based on Satochi Nakamoto’s work.  To make private...

EOS (EOS) Profile

EOS (EOS) Profile

EOS is a blockchain-based, decentralized system that enables the development, hosting, and execution of commercial-scale decentralized applications (dApps) on its platform. Founded in 2017, EOS is built on the delegated proof-of-stake (DPoS)...

0x (ZRX) Profile

0x (ZRX) Profile

Founded in 2017, 0x is an open protocol that powers the peer-to-peer exchange of assets on the Ethereum blockchain in a decentralized way. A protocol is a set of rules used by two or more parties to make it easy to communicate with each other. In...

ZCash (ZEC) Profile

ZCash (ZEC) Profile

Zcash is an open-source, privacy-oriented cryptocurrency that launched in 2016. Zcash uses Bitcoin's open ledger system and innovated by encrypting information about the users using the Zcash blockchain. All transactions on the Zcash blockchain are...

Monero (XMR) Profile

Monero (XMR) Profile

Monero is an open-source, privacy-oriented cryptocurrency that launched in 2014. Monero uses cryptography to shield transactions details on their blockchain, the sending and receiving addresses as well as the transaction amounts are obfuscated....

Proton (XPR) is now listed on OKEx

Proton (XPR) is now listed on OKEx

We’re thrilled to announce that Proton is now available on OKEx. OKEx is a world-leading digital asset exchange, providing advanced financial services to traders globally by using blockchain technology. The following XPR pairs are available on OKEx: XPR/BTC XPR/USDT...

HitBTC lists mainnet Proton

HitBTC lists mainnet Proton

We’re thrilled to announce that HitBTC added support for mainnet Proton (XPRM)! HitBTC is one of the oldest and fastest-growing crypto exchanges! Please note that the Ethereum (ERC20) version of Proton (XPR)  remains available to trade on HitBTC as well.  Mainnet...

How do I send a payment reminder in Metal Pay?

How do I send a payment reminder in Metal Pay?

In this guide, we'll show you how to send a payment reminder in Metal Pay! Step 1: Tap on 'Payments' on the Metal Pay homepage to access the payment history page. Step 2: Tap on the requested payment on the 'Waiting to pay you' list. The requested payment information...

How do I pay someone using their phone number in Metal Pay?

How do I pay someone using their phone number in Metal Pay?

In this guide, we'll show you how to pay someone using their phone number in Metal Pay! Important: Metal Pay is not available in all states. Check with your friend first if he/she would be able to use Metal Pay before sending a payment. Step 1: Tap on the 'Send'...

How do I add a contact to Metal Pay?

How do I add a contact to Metal Pay?

In this guide, we'll show you how to add a contact to Metal Pay! Step 1: Go to your contacts app to add a new contact to Metal Pay. Step 2: Tap on your the '+' symbol to add a new contact. Step 3: Add your friends' info to your phone's contacts. Step 4: Your friend...

How do I change my password in Metal Pay?

How do I change my password in Metal Pay?

In this guide, we'll show you how to change your password in Metal Pay! Step 1: Tap on your profile picture to access the settings page. Step 2: Tap on the 'Change Password' button to change your password.  Step 3: Enter your current password and tap on the 'Next'...

How do I reset my password in Metal Pay?

How do I reset my password in Metal Pay?

In this guide, we'll show you how to reset your password in Metal Pay! Step 1: Log in to Metal Pay. Step 2: Tap on the 'Forgot Password' link. Step 3: Enter your email or phone number. Step 4: Enter your new password. Step 5: Confirm your new password and tap on...

How do I enable 2FA in Metal Pay?

How do I enable 2FA in Metal Pay?

In this guide, we'll show you how to enable 2FA in Metal Pay! Step 1: Tap on your profile picture to access the settings page. Step 2: Tap on the 'Set up 2FA' button to change your password.  Step 3: Copy the recovery key and store it in a safe location. Step...

How do I disable 2FA in Metal Pay?

How do I disable 2FA in Metal Pay?

In this guide, we'll show you how to disable 2FA in Metal Pay! Step 1: Tap on your profile picture to access the settings page. Step 2: Tap on the '2FA Enabled' button to change your password.  Step 3: Open your 2FA provider app and copy the Metal Pay 2FA code. Step...

How do I enable or disable Apple Touch or Face ID?

How do I enable or disable Apple Touch or Face ID?

In this guide, we'll show you how to enable or disable Apple Touch or Face ID in Metal Pay! Step 1: Tap on your profile picture to access the settings page. Step 2: Tap on the 'Turn on/off Touch/Face ID' button to enable or disable Touch or Face ID. Step 3: Tap on the...

How do I enable or disable notifications in Metal Pay?

How do I enable or disable notifications in Metal Pay?

In this guide, we'll show you how to enable or disable notifications in Metal Pay! Step 1: Tap on your profile picture to access the settings page. Step 2: Tap on 'Notifications'. Step 3: Tap on 'Open Settings' to edit your notification settings in the Settings app.

How do I change my profile picture in Metal Pay?

How do I change my profile picture in Metal Pay?

In this guide, we'll show you how to change your profile picture in Metal Pay! Step 1: Click on your profile picture to access the settings page. Step 2: Click on your profile picture, again. Step 3: Tap on 'Select from photos'. Step 4: Select a new profile picture...

Metal Cast Episode 1: BitcoinDad

Metal Cast Episode 1: BitcoinDad

Marshall Hayner sits down with Crypto OG: Bitcoin Dad for an amazing interview talking about how he got into crypto and what his plans are from here.

Announcing Proton Open SDK and Proton Lightweight Wallet

Announcing Proton Open SDK and Proton Lightweight Wallet

We are excited to announce that, following the completion of the Lynx acquisition and the launch of the Proton mainnet, Metal has begun work on a number of fully open-sourced libraries which will allow developers to easily integrate with the Proton Blockchain....