• Apple bans mining cryptocurrency on iPhones

    11 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    The newest version of Apple's App Store rules prohibits cryptocurrency mining.
    Unscrupulous programmers have sneakily inserted software that mines cryptocurrency in unrelated advertisements and apps. That's what Apple is banning.
    Apple does explicitly permit a lot of cryptocurrency apps, including wallets, exchanges, and software that mines cryptocurrency on a server.
    Apple has a clear message for cryptocurrency enthusiasts: Don't mine it on our devices.
    It's a new rule included in the latest version of Apple's App Store policies, released last week as part of the company's annual...
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  • Apple Bans Cryptocurrency Mining From Its iOS and Mac App Stores

    Apple Bans Cryptocurrency Mining From Its iOS and Mac App Stores

    11 monthes ago - By Fortune

    Apple has new rules for cryptocurrency-related apps, as pointed out by AppleInsider.
    In the reportedly updated App Store Review Guidelines, under Hardware Compatibility, Apple now states, “Apps, including any third party advertisements displayed within them, may not run unrelated background processes, such as cryptocurrency mining.”
    Under the Business section, Apple has an entire cryptocurrencies section, which lays out specific rules for how apps in the App Store can mine for, facilitate transactions with, or trade cryptocurrencies :
    Wallets: Apps may facilitate virtual currency storage...
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  • Apple: Don't use your iPhone to mine cryptocurrencies

    11 monthes ago - By CNBC

    Apple updated its developer guidelines to outlaw cryptocurrencies "mining" on iOS devices.
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