06 Feb '14, 2am

Apple Drops The Most-Popular Bitcoin Wallet From The App Store

Apple Drops The Most-Popular Bitcoin Wallet From The App Store

Apple has removed popular Bitcoin wallet Blockchain from the App Store without any clear reason given , Wired reports. The removal of the Blockchain app , which allows users to send and receive Bitcoin quickly and easily, means iOS users are left with no native Bitcoin wallet option , according to Coindesk. (Apple previously banned Coinbase and CoinJar). The closest Blockchain received to an explanation was an email from Apple saying it was removed "due to an unresolved issue," Wired reports. From Wired: Some believe that Apple may be dumping bitcoin wallets because of the emerging, somewhat confusing international regulations surrounding bitcoin. But like others , Blockchain’s Cary argues that his app was pulled because Apple sees bitcoin as a potential competitor. “I think that Apple is positioning itself to take on mobile payments in a way they haven’t described to the ...

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