Singapore cryptocurrency exchange Crypto.com has just launched an update to its DeFi wallet service that enables support for fiat-to-crypto purchases in more countries and three new tokens.
In a blog post published on May 16, the company announced the addition of Polygon (MATIC), USD Coin (USDC), and Dai (DAI) to Crypto.com Pay, a fiat-to-crypto on-ramp. service that enables the purchase of cryptocurrency by credit or debit card.
The trio of new tokens join Bitcoin (BTC), Ether (ETH), and Crypto.com’s native CRO as the only tokens currently available for Pay purchases. CRO can now be purchased on Crypto.com’s Cronus blockchain or the Ethereum network. According to the post, support for multiple tokens “will be added soon.”
Crypto.com also announced Pay support in more countries, expanding the number of countries that can use the service to buy crypto directly within the company’s DeFi wallet app to 108 in total.
https://t.co/TZ3m3IFod1 DeFi Wallet users in Asia, Europe, and Latin America can now easily buy crypto in the app using a credit/debit card
Buy crypto in seconds with https://t.co/TZ3m3IFod1 Pay
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— Crypto.com DeFi Wallet (@defi_wallet) May 16, 2023
The last update mentioned in the blog post includes streamlining the Pay interface to facilitate purchases with fewer taps.
The exchange recently launched a virtual assistant built on the GPT API to help customers, becoming an early adopter of ChatGPT technology among cryptocurrency exchanges.
Related: Crypto.com launches ChatGPT-based AI user assistant Amy
As reported by Cointelegraph, Crypto.com vice president Abhi Bisarya is “bullish” on the use of AI in the cryptocurrency industry but intends to test the AI assistant on a pilot basis while the company considers user feedback. .
Meanwhile, businesses across the crypto and blockchain industry are clamoring to get in on the AI rush. For example, Web3 company BlockGPT, recently launched a “chat-to-earn” method where users of its BEP-20 token platform can receive rewards for interacting with AI models like in the company’s ChatGPT.
Popular cryptocurrency exchange Binance has also launched its own ChatGPT-based offering called “Sensei,” a virtual educational assistant integrated into the company’s consumer learning academy.