Tag: MyEtherWallet

The Future of MEW: An Exclusive Interview with Founder Kosala Hemachandra

MyEtherWallet (MEW) exploded in popularity among ERC20 investors looking for a solid wallet, and also as a useful tool for ICOs. Two months ago, when MEW seemed to have rebranded to MyCrypto out of nowhere, the community was confused and outraged due to the limited and conflicting information that was released. For the first time since that event, Kosala Hemachandra, the founder of MEW, spoke with the Merkle about the company’s exciting next stages of growth. The …
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MyEtherWallet Code Will Be Forked to Create MyCrypto Service

Most Ethereum enthusiasts have come across the MyEtherWallet service at some point in their lives. It is a convenient web wallet solution for both Ethereum and ERC20 tokens. Moreover, it supports authentication with hardware wallets for additional security. It seems a new era is upon us as far as MEW is concerned. A code “fork” is in order, and it appears the competing service will have a bigger team. Whether or not this is …
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MyEtherWallet “Rebrand” a Hoax: Taylor Censoring Reddit as Damage Control?

MyEtherWallet (MEW) is one of the most well-known wallets for cryptocurrency, and it has had a flawless reputation thus far. Now a new controversy on censorship and a potentially fake “rebrand” is in the works, as the MEW team has splintered. A Social Media Takeover It all started when MEW’s co-founder, Taylor Monahan (AKA “tayvano_” on Twitter and “insomniasexx” on Reddit) left the MyEtherWallet team to create her own new …
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Here Are the Best Ethereum Wallets for 2018

When starting out with cryptocurrency, it is essential for users to set up a crypto wallet that both is secure and allows for financial flexibility (ease of exchange, streamlined transfers, and so forth). Today, there are wallets that can be hosted online, procured in the form of a hardware entity, or accessed on a computer. However, most users have been found to make use of wallets that are hosted by the exchange that they tend …
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