Binance’s official blockchain wallet ‘Trust Wallet’ has recently listed Dogecoin (DOGE) cryptocurrency. DOGE is presently the 26th largest cryptocurrency on Coinmarketcap.
Trust Wallet Adds DogeCoin
Announced on April 17, 2019, via Trust wallet’s official blog, DOGE cryptocurrency is now available with other leading cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), Litecoin, and more. Trust Wallet’s founder Viktor Radchenko sees DOGEcoin as the ‘decentralized, peer-to-peer digital currency’. Concerning DOGE’s support, Radchenko says that;
“Adding Dogecoin boiled down to these 3 major points: Very Science. Many Community. So Amaze !!”
Since past few days, DOGE was on breaking headlines with the famous public figure ‘Elon Musk’ CEO of Tesla’. As coingape reported, Elon Musk, for a short span, appeared to be DOGE Coin’s CEO which soon after pushed the price of DOGE to an increasing graph. However, Trust Wallet’s latest DOGE listing is the result of an earlier poll which showed DOGEcoin as the second highest ranked coin with an increasing demand among trust wallet users.
Per the Twitter handles of TrustWallet on April 10, 2019, DOGEcoin bagged the second rank with 28% – wherein Cardano ranked first with 35%, NEO with 19% and EOS with 17% respectively.
The blog further reads that they have reached out Elon Musk to discuss this matter but left out without any response – as he said, ‘he left the company’.
DOGE at press time sits at 26th spot with an average trading volume $336,268,650. The coin is declining with 0.19 % over the past 24 hours which affects its trading value against USD. Consequently, the coin is presently trading at a value of $0.002823.
Nevertheless to note that Huobi exchange also made an announcement of listing DOGEcoin on April 03, 2019. Huobi’s announcement indeed comes in a wake of Musk’s comment towards DOGE as favorite crypto. In addition, Frank Fu, the CEO of Huobi Global also embraced DOGE and calls it as ‘darling of the cryptocurrency community’. He said;
“Dogecoin has become the darling of the cryptocurrency community with an impressive market cap that currently exceeds USD 350 million,”
So readers, what do you think about Binance’s Trust wallet listing Dogecoin? Share your thoughts with us.
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