Nansen Seeks to Reshape Crypto Messaging With Blockchain-Compatible App
Blockchain analytics platform Nansen has launched what is alleged is an end-to-end encrypted messaging app for international crypto contributors to interact with one another whereas enhancing developer accountability.
Nansen Join’s main characteristic, in line with the corporate, is full blockchain compatibility and analytical entry. Making the blockchain information of customers extensively obtainable will encourage neighborhood constructing and developer accountability, stated Nansen.
The transparency ought to assist cut back scams such because the Discord moderator hacks which have befallen the Bored Ape non-fungible token (NFT) neighborhood.
The corporate stated Nansen Join can even permit customers to log in by way of their crypto wallets, choose a username primarily based on their Nansen pockets labels and be a part of teams primarily based on crypto holdings and on-chain behaviors.
“Whereas sure Net 2 platforms can be utilized to token-gate communities, they depend on plugins and are rife with issues,” Paul Harwood, a Nansen product supervisor, stated within the assertion. The app is meant to be a “safe, crypto-native methodology for customers and teams to discover the frontiers of Net 3 communication.”
Nansen subscribers and holders of sure NFTs will initially be eligible to affix the corporate. This contains Bored Ape Yacht Membership (BAYC), Azuki, Clonex, Doodles, and Moonbirds. Collections which have agreed to make use of Nansen Join as their official communication platform embrace Pudgy Penguins, KajiuKingz, Cyberkongz, Hashmasks, Parallel, and different. Nansen stated it would add different collections and communities over time.
In Might, Nansen purchased decentralized finance (DeFi) portfolio tracker Ape Board and deliberate to mix its analytics with Ape Board’s portfolio monitoring.