Cryptocurrency exchange Gemini announced its compatibility with the Samsung Blockchain Wallet last weekThis allows users to interact with the exchange through the wallet.
Users of the US “Samsung Blockchain Wallet” and Canada can buy, sell and store crypto on their phones via the Gemini exchange. “Jeanine Hightower-Selitto, Gemini’s Chief Operating Officer, told Cointelegraph via email.
Two platforms that interact
The Samsung Blockchain Wallet app shows the funds held on the Gemini cryptocurrency exchange so customers can interact with the platform.after Hightower-Selitto. EssentiallyUsers now have more than one experience from a single entry point.
“Users open their Samsung Blockchain Wallet app, start buying the cryptocurrency, and are sent to the Gemini app to complete the cryptocurrency purchase. When completed, they are prompted to send their assets to the Samsung Blockchain Wallet.”
Future integration plans
The current integration works with Samsung Galaxy phones via a downloadable app. Hightower-Selitto was unable to provide details of similar current or future obligations to Apple, but found:
“Gemini’s mission is to empower individuals through cryptos. This means that it is always a goal to expand crypto access and ease of use for as many people as possible.”
Gemini founders Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss are known for their work with regulators, but they also value user protection, as expressed in a recent podcast episode with Peter McCormack.