While Microsoft has yet to confirm the feature, speculation is already swirling about the potential impact it could have on the growing digital asset market.
Microsoft Edge Crypto Feature ‘Baked In’ To New Releases
Software documenter and occasional data leaker Albacore posted what appears to be early screenshots of the company’s new Web3 wallet’s user interface (UI) on Twitter.
A cryptocurrency wallet, an explorer for decentralized applications, a news feed, and the option to purchase cryptocurrency using Coinbase and MoonPay are all shown in the screenshots provided by Albacore. Newer versions of Microsoft Edge have the feature “already baked in,” but users can’t see it or use it since it’s hidden.
Screenshots also show that you can swap, send, and buy crypto assets. Crypto exchange Coinbase and Web3 infrastructure firm MoonPay are shown as “integrated platforms that help you buy and deposit crypto to your wallet.”
Newest in the gauntlet of questionable upcoming Microsoft Edge features, a crypto wallet