blockchain company Elrond has announced a new partnership with the popular browser Opera, bringing its more than 300 million users with easy access to EGLD, the cryptocurrency in the Elrond ecosystem.
The new partnership between Elrond and Opera
Opera is one of the first browsers, it was created in 2018 to surf the Web3 world and has an integrated wallet that could be a great opportunity Elrondwhich actually explains:
“It is an exciting growth opportunity for Elrond and its ecosystem as it creates the opportunity for far-reaching expansion of its user base.”
In particular, Elrond’s blockchain and EGLD cryptocurrency will be integrated into Opera’s dApp, which can be used both on web and mobile via Opera’s own wallet.
As a decentralized browser, you have the advantage of being able to use the Internet securely and with a high degree of privacy.
Benjamin MincuCEO of Elrond Network stated:
“The synergy between Elrond and Opera is truly unique. As our technology delivers radical improvements in performance and user experience critical to the next wave of mass adoption, we are a perfect fit with Opera’s efforts to support the spread of blockchain-based technologies. We look forward to working together to usher in a new chapter in autonomous banking, where financial services are accessible to everyone, work almost instantly and are affordable.”
Susie BattCrypto Ecosystem Lead at Opera, revealed:
“Elrond’s seamless integration expands the wide range of crypto-centric services available to users of the Opera Crypto Browser. Such interoperability is becoming increasingly important for any project aiming to leverage Web3, and we are excited to have more blockchain partners joining our mission to accelerate the evolution of the internet.”
In addition to integrating EGLD, Opera will also support Elrond’s various ecosystem tokens such as ESDT used by Holoride, Itheum, Utrust and Maiar DEX.
What is opera
Opera is a company with hundreds of millions of monthly active users. Opera has also developed Opera News and several apps for gaming, cryptocurrency, e-commerce and advertising. In 2018, Opera introduced the browser with an integrated cryptocurrency wallet to support Web3 apps. Opera is based in Oslo, Norway and is publicly traded on the NASDAQ stock exchange (OPRA).
Everything you need to know about the Elrond blockchain
Elrond is a blockchain that uses Adaptive State Sharding and a Secure Proof of Stake (PoS) algorithm to achieve high levels of scalability and transactions that are therefore fast and secure
This allows Elrond to process up 15,000 transactions per second (TPS).
Recently, EGLD was the native cryptocurrency of this blockchain listed on the Revolut app, the famous fintech company with a value of $33 billion and more than 20 million customers worldwide.