Keplr Wallet 2.0
This is the biggest upgrade to the largest wallet in the Cosmos Ecosystem to date!
Did you notice the upgrade of Kepler wallet to 2.0 version?
It's considered the biggest upgrade since its launch. Let's break it down as well as @keplrwallet's roadmap.
#Keplr is a browser extension wallet for the Inter blockchain ecosystem with close to 900,000+ users already being part of it.
Keplr achieved several milestones, including native integration with various projects, improvements to the Keplr Extension, enhancements to the Keplr Dashboard, and the launch on Mobile.
⚠️ User support was also prioritized with revamped help desks & scam alert features.
📲 Some outstanding features include:
🟣 Multichain assets in one page
🟣 Search assets & chains
🟣 Claim all rewards in one click
🟣 User-customizable chain visibility.
This year has been another ride for Keplr.
Appchains gained the attention they deserved, IBC became the norm, and Gravity brought the hype back to earth.
Interchain accounts became a fundamental building block for liquid staking in Cosmos.
To migrate to Keplr 2.0, all you have to do is enter the password, click on 'Start Migration,' and wait until the migration completes.
-- Important note: Do not close your browser until the migration is complete.
Now, let's address some criticisms and the downsides of Keplr 2.0.
Some users have reported glitches and an increase in the number of clicks to change gas fees.
-- These issues have caused frustration among users.
Users have expressed the desire to have the option to use the previous version of Keplr.
They find the new version annoying and want the previous version to be available.
✨ Despite the criticisms, Keplr 2.0 has its benefits.
The new features and improvements are aimed at enhancing the user experience and making it more convenient.
The claim all feature, customizable chain visibility, and search functionality are valuable additions.
In 2023 and beyond, Keplr has a promising outlook.
Appchains will play a vital role in fixing wallet UX.
The team recognizes the importance of simple, easily accessible, and user-friendly UI/UX for onboarding millions of users to the industry.
☸️ Looking ahead, Keplr aims to abstract the idea of an "account" from a private key, allowing flexibility and diversity in signing and authorization UX.
This will enhance security and provide new use cases for blockchain & app designs.
🔨 Despite the bear market, the Keplr team continued building.
They believe that the key to onboarding millions of users to the industry lies in killer apps with simple and user-friendly UI/UX. Keplr aims to deliver such products of the highest quality.
Keplr also aims to bring interchain identity & reputation portability across heterogeneous appchains.
They will integrate the recently announced interchain naming protocol, ICNS, into their products.
Keplr plans to release the Validator Dashboard & expand beyond Cosmos eco.
Despite the risks and challenges, Keplr believes that the Cosmos ecosystem is ready to expand and build multilateral ties with other allies.
🕸️ They see themselves as a leading interchain infra builder, supporting Cosmos' expansion in the multichain era.
Keplr's overarching mission is to improve user experience in the crypto industry.
🟣 They believe in connecting humans to technology through user-friendly tools and applications.
The road ahead may be bumpy, but Keplr is on journey of finding missing pieces in the interchain.