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Privacy-focused Brave becomes first browser to support IPFS

Privacy-focused Brave becomes first browser to support IPFS

Privacy-focused browser Brave has added support for the peer-to-peer network and protocol InterPlanetary File System (IPFS), the team behind the browser announced Tuesday.  According to the announcement, the collaboration will allow Brave’s 24 million monthly users to access content directly from IPFS by resolving ipfs:// URLs via a gateway or by quickly installing a full …

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Opera browser expands its crypto buying feature in the UK

Opera browser expands its crypto buying feature in the UK

Web browser Opera has expanded its feature, which lets users buy cryptocurrency directly via its in-built wallet, in the U.K. Opera has teamed up with crypto on-ramp provider Ramp Network for the initiative. Ramp supports fiat transfers from bank accounts as well as digital banking app Revolut. The U.K. expansion comes four months after Opera …

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Handshake Goes Live With an Uncensorable Internet Browser

Handshake Goes Live With an Uncensorable Internet Browser

Handshake set out to disrupt the World Wide Web of internet names. Now it’s looking to reinvent browsing.  Today, as the Handshake Network records its 1 millionth transaction, HandyBrowser will go live. It’s a dedicated way to access the uncensorable internet ecosystem made possible through the distributed Handshake Network, as well as anything else you …

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Brave’s browser has been autocompleting websites with referral codes

Brave’s browser has been autocompleting websites with referral codes

Privacy-focused browser Brave was found to autocomplete several websites and keywords in its address bar with an affiliate code. Shortly after a user published his findings, Brave CEO and co-founder Brendan Eich addressed the incident and called it “a mistake we’re correcting.” Eich said that while Brave is a Binance affiliate, the browser’s autocompleting feature should …

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