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Binance Boosts Web3 Wallet with New Features and $1M Airdrop Campaign

Binance enhances its Web3 Wallet with ERC-404 token support, an Inscriptions Marketplace, and announces a $1M airdrop to engage users.


  • Feb 24, 2024 11:21
Binance Boosts Web3 Wallet with New Features and $1M Airdrop Campaign

Binance, a leading global cryptocurrency exchange, has announced significant upgrades to its Web3 Wallet, introducing an array of new features and integrations that streamline user experience in the decentralized finance (DeFi) space. The platform has launched an Inscriptions Marketplace, integrated support for ERC-404 tokens, and unveiled UI/UX improvements, among other advancements.

Enhanced Support for ERC-404 Tokens

Binance has expanded the utility of its Web3 Wallet by incorporating support for ERC-404 tokens, which combine the properties of ERC-20 and ERC-721 standards to facilitate fractional ownership of NFT collections without intermediaries. The move follows the success of Pandora, the first token launched under this standard, indicating the market's appetite for innovative tokenization methods.

Expansion of Web3 Wallet Ecosystem

To foster a more dynamic ecosystem, Binance's Web3 Wallet now includes 24 new decentralized applications (dApps) and has integrated five additional networks such as Manta, ZetaChain, ZKFair, Metis, and Scroll. These integrations are set to provide users with more options and enhance the wallet's functionality within a diverse Web3 environment.

Self-Custody Wallet Option

Binance has introduced an option for users to upgrade from semi-custody to full self-custody wallets, emphasizing user autonomy and security. The process involves a simple backup method using either cloud services or QR codes and setting a recovery password, further solidifying Binance's commitment to blockchain's foundational values.

Inscriptions Marketplace and Airdrop

The newly launched Inscriptions Marketplace within the Web3 Wallet allows for minting and trading inscriptions, offering a user-friendly platform for both novices and experts to engage with over 60,000 BRC-20 tokens. To celebrate the launch, Binance has initiated an exclusive airdrop campaign running from February 22 to April 3, 2024, with over $1M in token rewards from various BRC-20 partners.

UI/UX Improvements and Inscriptions Accelerator

Further UI/UX improvements have been made to the Inscriptions Marketplace, including a favorites feature, enhanced token details, streamlined access, and an improved search function. Moreover, Binance has introduced an Inscriptions Accelerator powered by the BTC Transaction Accelerator for reduced transaction waiting times.

How to Participate in the Airdrop?

To take part in the airdrop, users must verify their Binance account, set up a Web3 Wallet, opt-in on the activity page, and complete at least one trade on a featured token during the campaign period. Winners will be determined by matching sequences in their Binance User IDs (BUIDs) with the BNB Beacon Chain's block hash value.

Final Thoughts

Binance continues to refine the Binance Web3 Wallet, with a focus on delivering practical, user-centric improvements. As the digital asset landscape evolves, Binance aims to provide a more efficient and useful access point to Web3.

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