ShapeShift is a web and application programming interface (API) platform that provides Bitcoin and Altcoin conversion. It is a platform for exchanging cryptocurrencies and blockchain assets. It has reduced the risk of stolen funds. It requires no account or personal data, increasing privacy.
It gives special tools and features namely, ShapeShift Lens and Shifty Button. These enable users to buy items with any alternative cryptocurrency and to receive and exchange Altcoin payments as merchants. Users' transactions can Quick or Precise. Quick transactions, users are not required to specify how many Altcoin they need. Precise transactions, users receive the exact amount they indicated.
ShapeShift Press Kit 2016
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- Cluster: Blockchain & cryptocurrencyA cluster of topics related to blockchain and cryptocurrency.
- CryptocurrencyA cryptocurrency (or crypto currency) is a digital asset designed to work as a medium of exchange using cryptography to secure the transactions and to control the creation of additional units of the currency. Cryptocurrencies are a subset of alternative currencies, or specifically of digital currencies.