Apple recalls Bitcoin app of Coinbase from App Store




Apple has released the iOS application Coinbase, a start-up that focuses on Bitcoin payments, removed from the App Store. The exact reason for removing the app is not made by Apple, but possibly the payment method of Coinbase app plays a role.

Bitcoin Coinbase focuses as start-up offering a Bitcoin-payment platform for the U.S. market. Americans with a bank account can Bitcoins purchases and sales, while can be performed. Via email Bitcoin transactions Coinbase also accepts payments in the virtual currency of online merchants.

Although Coinbase easily an Android app in the Google Play store has on offer, the iOS version taken within one month from the Apple App Store. Apple has formally given no reason for removing the application, as reports TechCrunch, but Coinbase confirms that it has not removed the app. itself

Apple has achieved in the past often Bitcoin-related software from the App Store because it would not satisfy the conditions, such as apps Block Chain Wallet and BitPak. It would have said that Apple Apps must comply with all legal requirements in all countries where the software is offered. In the U.S., however, is no regulation that makes Bitcoin payments illegal. Moreover argue proponents of virtual currency that Apple is afraid that Bitcoin will become a fully-fledged alternative payment method, whereby the company would backfire through regular credit card transactions money. Nevertheless, there still be that Bitcoin transactions can find some iOS apps run .


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