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Bitcoin users smash their iPhones after Apple bans last Bitcoin wallet from App Store (2/6/2014)

By Andrew Couts, digitaltrends.com, 2/6/2014 :

Apple has come under fire from the Bitcoin community after the company deleted popular Bitcoin wallet app Blockchain from the App Store without warning. Blockchain was the last remaining Bitcoin wallet available for iOS devices, and some 120,000 people use Blockchain to send and receive Bitcoin, according to the app maker. Now, Bitcoin investors are lashing out at Cupertino by smashing their iPhones on video and opting for Google Nexus 5 handsets [...]

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I think our suspicions are now being confirmed.

I think our suspicions are now being confirmed.

For some odd reason, Apple has been busy thoroughly hiring morons for their top executives - marketing dept. anyway.

Quite peculiar, is it not?

Speculation:

Suicidal mood much at Apple Inc. lately, or what?

"Cyril" pronounced "see real". I code stuff.

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the work around is already here

but please do smash those pos iphones, fck apple. apple can't stop coinpunk.

Kyle Drake is asking the Internet for $55,000 in this Indiegogo campaign to build Coinpunk, an HTML 5 Web app that runs in Safari, Chrome, Firefox, and others to handle all your Bitcoin transactions. By making it platform-agnostic and Web-based, entities like Apple won't be able to block it.

Drake seems to already have a barebones version working.

Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/coin-punk-bitcoin-wallet-web-...

The user interface is entirely written in HTML with JavaScript, which means that you can run it on all modern browsers
http://coinpunk.org/

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Good thing indiegogo isn't Codelance

how about it geeks? competitive estimate?

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Tweeted by Matt Green (@matthew_d_green) - 2/6/2014 :

Tweeted by Matt Green (@matthew_d_green) - 2/6/2014 :

"PayPal and Apple banning Bitcoin just reinforces the need for systems like Bitcoin. I'm sure they appreciate the irony."

"Cyril" pronounced "see real". I code stuff.

http://Laissez-Faire.Me/Liberty

"To study and not think is a waste. To think and not study is dangerous." -- Confucius