While other cryptocurrency prices have been slipping, Dash picked up steam with the recent announcement of its Apple-approved status.
After a long, complex back and forth with the technology giant, Dash Core has succeeded in demonstrating to the Apple App Store team the value, and stability, of their wallet app as well as the viability of Dash the cryptocurrency.
To date, the App Store has only approved 10 cryptocurrencies including Dash, Bitcoin, Ethereum, Lisk, Steem, Litecoin, and Ripple.A Strong Product to Inspire Confidence
The Dash Core team has been hard at work building a robust, stable mobile platform for holders and users of the cryptocurrency.
The issuance of an official wallet application inspires in users “confidence that the software is robust and will be maintained and improved going forward,” in the words of Dash Core CEO Ryan Taylor.
The official wallet will also, unlike multi-coin wallets, support the myriad of Dash-specific features, like InstantSend, that make Dash a favorite among many cryptocurrency enthusiasts.Worth the Effort
Over the course of nearly two years, the Dash Core team compiled documentation and prepared appeal after appeal to demonstrate why it’s product and currency were deserving of being approved.
While it seemed bleak at times, with Apple releasing a list of approved currencies in 2016 which included The DAO (post-collapse) yet excluded Dash (a top 10 digital currency for over two years at that point), the final approval for the Dash wallet has been met with widespread enthusiasm.
Speaking to CCN, Taylor reports:In the first two days, we had nearly 2,000 downloads… the first reviews are all coming back five stars on the App Store.
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