Horizen Continues to Innovate
Launched in May 2017, Horizen is a technology platform that provides privacy and control of their digital footprint. It is working towards the day when anyone will be able to build privacy-based applications on the Horizen Platform and generate income from them. Horizen is the leading-edge platform which enables real-life uses beyond the ZEN currency. It also enable private chat with others and users to publish information and go anywhere on the web with total privacy. In this manner, Horizen will bring thousands of services offering people the freedom and everyday utility they crave.
On December 17th, 2018 in New York, Horizen released Sphere by Horizen, which incorporates unprecedented features in a cryptocurrency wallet, including secure messaging between users and the ability to toggle between light and full clients. This is a highly-secure cryptocurrency wallet with unique features, that give users even greater control over their sensitive data and transactional information.
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Co-Founder and President of Horizen, Robert Viglione, said: “The mass adoption of blockchain and cryptocurrencies relies heavily on the industry’s ability to simplify the technology for everyday use. As an easy-to-use, state-of-the-art wallet, Sphere by Horizen is a significant milestone toward achieving that goal. It also improves access to key privacy-focused applications of the Horizen platform, such as ZenChat. We firmly believe that everyone deserves the right and ability to protect their digital identity. With the launch of Sphere by Horizen today, the community can leverage unique features with cutting-edge security to take greater control of their digital identities “.
Sphere by Horizen is available on desktop, and allows users to switch between a full or light client or use a web client. This will enable for sending, receiving, and storing ZEN and serves as the launching point for services that use ZEN for transparent and shielded transactions. If a user loses their account, they can restore their cryptocurrency funds.
Gustavo Fialho, Horizen User Experience Director said: “Sphere by Horizen drastically improves on current standards for the user experience of cryptocurrency and blockchain applications without sacrificing technological innovation or security. The application will act as universal point of access for node operation, cryptocurrency storage, private communications, and peer-to-peer payments, markedly simplifying access to services on the ZEN blockchain. We look forward to continually develop new features to bolster Sphere by Horizen, including a multi-currency wallet, MultiSig support, human-readable addresses, and the ability to manage secure and super nodes on the platform. ”
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