• Days
  • Hours
  • Mins
  • Secs
  • Mon, 16 Sep 2019, 02:01 AM
  • All times are UTC
  • Edition:
    International
Copy link
Increase text size
Decrease text size
Link copied

Brave Browser expands token tipping service to Vimeo, Reddit users

Mon, 26 Aug 2019, 08:13 am UTC

Blockchain-powered web browser Brave has expanded its crypto tipping facility to Reddit and Vimeo.

As per a Twitter announcement, the new Brave Browser version allows users to tip on both ad-free video platform Vimeo and social discussion network Reddit using Brave’s native crypto Basic Attention Token (BAT).

The new functionality has been introduced weeks after it was unveiled on micro-blogging site Twitter, following a successful service trial on its testing browser Brave Nightly.

In a blog post previously posted to explain the new feature, Brave said that users who have enabled Brave Rewards will see a new “Tip” button on each tweet when they use Twitter with the Brave desktop browser. By clicking this button, they can send any amount of BAT directly to the tweet’s author.

Basically, the feature is an extension of Brave Rewards, which already includes the capability to support web sites, YouTube creators, and Twitch streamers. Verified content creators can view the tips they received in their Brave Rewards account within minutes, with payment occurring every first week of each month. Meanwhile, tips for non-verified content creators will be held locally in the browser until they verify with Brave’s Creator program.

Other than its crypto tipping, Brave has also added support for native cryptocurrency wallets on Brave Nightly. Earlier reports reveal that the web browser provider plans to integrate Ethereum, Trezor, and Ledger wallets in its browser. The aim is to make the earing and the storage of the collected coins much easier using the browser.

TokenPost | [email protected]

<Copyright © TokenPost. All Rights Reserved. >

To leave a comment, please sign in.
More
  • Bitcoin (BTC) $10,376.70 (+0.32%)
  • Ethereum (ETH) $193.88 (+2.96%)
  • XRP (XRP) $0.263200 (+0.62%)
  • Bitcoin Cash (BCH) $307.48 (+0.59%)
  • Litecoin (LTC) $71.78 (+1.28%)
  • Bitcoin (BTC) $10,376.70 (+0.32%)
Sep 13, 2019 (Friday)
11:12
Libra Association head confident about crypto launch in H2 2020
10:42
Blockchain industry welcomes Mastercard-R3 collaboration, but skeptical about the future of private networks
09:52
tZERO to bring blockchain to film financing via new partnership
09:11
France mulls blocking Facebook's Libra project on European soil as FINMA chief weighs pros and cons of the cryptocurrency
07:26
Thailand's PTT, Energy Web Foundation to develop blockchain renewable energy marketplace
07:17
Russia’s Alfa-Bank launches liquidity management service on Waves Blockchain
06:40
Zelle co-founder Mike Kennedy replaces Adam Ludwin as CEO of Interstellar
06:34
Crypto Technicals: XMR/USD recovery lacks traction, price action capped below 21-EMA (75.86)
05:56
Crypto Technicals: BTC/USD trades range-bound, no clear directional bias
05:03
PundiX to launch a fully blockchain-powered phone Blok on Blok (BOB)
04:54
Cryptokitties maker Dapper Labs secures $11.2M to develop blockchain Flow, scores deals from Warner Music, Ubisoft
04:48
Crypto exchange Huobi likely to attempt backdoor IPO in Hong Kong
03:49
Binance's NYDFS-approved stablecoin BUSD is now live on Paxos, to be listed on Binance next week
03:33
Deutsche Telekom's T-Labs launches blockchain e-mobility pilot 'Xride'
Sep 12, 2019 (Thursday)
12:24
Crypto Technicals: Major Cryptocurrency Support Resistance Levels
12:13
Binance Futures to go live on September 13
11:43
Santander issues $20M bond using Ethereum blockchain
08:55
Binance US to open user registration next week
07:38
Marshall Islands to launch a pre-sale for its blockchain-based national cryptocurrency
06:38
United Kingdom leads with most number of registered cryptocurrency exchanges: Study
Subscribe to the TokenPost newsletter!
Don't show me this again today.
Back to top
Copyright ⓒ TokenPost. All Rights Reserved.
PUBLISHsoft