Japan: Brave becomes most downloaded Android browsers – September 9

πŸ“ˆ 30 Second Cryptocurrency Price Summary

Current Bitcoin Price:Β $10,344

For the most part, the cryptocurrency market is churning sideways. Bitcoin is down 1% since last Friday’s newsletter; most altcoins have seen similar price movements. Among the top-20, it’s just EOS that stands out with humble gains of almost 4%.

Top Stories for September 9, 2019 πŸ”₯

πŸ‘‰ Japan: Brave becomes most downloaded Android browser

The Brave browser has been highlighted in our newsletter plenty over recent months, since its one of few projects that’s continuing to make headlines (the good kind!) for its adoption.

In Japan, the Brave browser became the most downloaded Android browser last month, beating Firefox and others. Chrome is likely still the most popular browser, but is installed by default on Android devices.

πŸ‘‰ COSS launches 0% USD and EUR deposits

COSS is a cryptocurrency exchange which, despite much controversy over its past business practices, recently caught the community’s attention after news it would launch low-cost crypto on- and off-ramps.

Today, COSS launched 0% USD and EUR deposits. Coupled with 0% maker fees, this offers a new fast and low-cost method for purchasing cryptocurrencies.

πŸ‘‰ Substratum lays off employee; no funds left?

Substratum is yet another project which has been the subject of much criticism. Of late, many users have begun to suspect the project is running out of funds.

Despite denying these allegations, Substratum is alleged to have laid off a core employee. The employee has admirably decided to continue working as a volunteer.