MEW (MyEtherWallet), a platform to entry the Ethereum ecosystem, has introduced the launch of a brand new cross-chain browser extension, Enkrypt, which can help transactions throughout Ethereum and Polkadot.
For the primary time, MEW customers will acquire entry to Polkadot, the sharded protocol enabling blockchains to function seamlessly collectively at scale. Enkrypt helps MEW’s aim to offer safe, personal, and seamless entry to dApps, NFTs, staking companies, and extra.
The web extension was constructed with the help of the Web3 Foundation, a Swiss group that has issued greater than 400 grants to tasks constructing on the Polkadot and Kusama networks.
“Interoperability between blockchains has been top-of-mind for MEW users and is a pivotal step towards broader crypto adoption. Our Enkrypt extension aims to improve the overall user experience of interacting in the multi-chain ecosystem to empower users to access the best parts of Ethereum and Polkadot.”
– Kosala Hemachandra, CEO & Founder of MEW
Developers imagine the pending merge for Ethereum will assist facilitate the expansion of web3 by making it simpler than ever to take part within the operations of the blockchain.
MEW’s Enkrypt extension acknowledges the potential of the merge to create extra enthusiasm to work together with Ethereum throughout different blockchains, together with Polkadot (DOT).
At launch, MEW’s Enkrypt web extension will enable customers to:
- Transact belongings throughout Ethereum (ETH) and Polkadot (DOT) ecosystems
- Available on Google Chrome, Firefox, and Safari browsers
- Natively combine with MEW’s pockets platforms on each browser and cell.
“This integration will provide the Polkadot community with a robust wallet solution that’s easy to use, while also giving MEW’s existing user base access to Polkadot’s vibrant cross-chain ecosystem of general purpose computational platforms and application-specific blockchains.”
– David Hawig, Technical Advisor of the Web3 Foundation
At launch, Enkrypt by MEW will present cross-chain entry with the Polkadot ecosystem by means of integrations with parachains Acala and Moonbeam, together with all of their accompanying canary networks. More parachains and EVM-compatible chains shall be added within the coming weeks.