Ethereum-Powered App Lets You Add a Crypto Paywall to Your Zoom Video Sessions


SmartSession is a new app — powered by Ethereum — from Israeli blockchain startup 2key. This app makes it easy for anyone to get paid in crypto for video call services offered via the Zoom video conferencing platform.

2key is an online platform fully-owned and operated by 2key New Economics Ltd, a blockchain startup headquartered in Tel Aviv, Israel.

The 2key team, which has “members based in seven countries spread over three continents”, says that it is “committed to building technology that will bring about social change.”

One of 2key’s products is SmartSession, which is available as an app for Zoom Meetings from Zoom’s “App MarketPlace”. Here is how the app is described there:

“Zoom SmartSessions allow instructors, therapists and any service provider to socially distribute and manage registration, payments, and access to their services offered via Zoom.

“Zoom SmartSessions, allows SMBs, service providers, teachers, instructors, therapists, and others to generate paid service sessions, and to incentivise their social networks to distribute the events searching for target attendees.