The multi-currency Jaxx wallet has announced yet another addition to its roster with Augur’s “REP” implementation. The wallet will be one of the first cryptocurrency platforms to offer REP storage. Alongside this news, Jaxx has been told by Apple that they have the green light to integrate Ethereum Classic as well. Also read: Roger Ver to Hold ‘Free Speech Party’ for Scaling Bitcoin Attendees
Jaxx Integrates With Augur’s Decentralized Prediction Token: REP
says it is excited about its partnership with Augur.
REPs are the native tokens offered by Augur, and are deployed throughout its decentralized network. Augur’s markets claim they will provide “real-time predictive data,” and that REP tokens will be used to incentivize participants.
According to Jaxx, REP’s addition to the wallet platform allows users a place to store REP in a secure environment giving the end user full control.
CEO of JaxxAnthony Di Iorio explains:
“Augur is a genius concept. We are extremely excited to be integrating REP because it’s been surging in growth since it entered beta and is now becoming a hot commodity. Augur has been building decentralized prediction market whereby people can earn cryptocurrency by simply guessing correct on future events, as well as contribute to an innovative forecasting tool and community.”
Augurhas made headlines lately, with REP getting picked up by major exchanges, such as Kraken and Poloniex. One REP goes for roughly $6.80 USD at press time, and the cryptocurrency is the 8th highest by market capitalization.
Augur’s Director of Marketing Tony Sakich says that the prediction market will be extremely useful. Sakich details, “Augur incentivizes market participants to reveal what they think will happen, rather than what they hope will happen, and REP will be used to power the predictions and earnings.”
Augur’s Director of Marketing Tony Sakich The Augur team says it has been excited for the launch of their token, and that Jaxx users should enjoy this integration.
“We are thrilled to be launching our token,” Sakich told press. “It is something we’ve looked forward to since the very first days of the project. REP will be a huge hit on Jaxx; it’s my default wallet, and it’s incredibly versatile.”
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