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Bullish about Bitcoin? Best 15 crypto apps and e-wallets you need

December 28, 2017 2:37 pm


2017 was unreal for bitcoin, rising by more than 1500%, now trading on CBOE, and CME, two futures markets, hailing an era of digital asset investing that has taken the world by storm.

Keep in mind that Bitcoin is only one, albeit leading the pack of many rivals seeking to dominate the market.

Bitcoin’s market dominance has slipped from 90% at the beginning of the year, according to Business Insider (BI) quoting data from CoinMarketCap.com, to a low of 42% earlier this week.

In its place are new cryptocurrencies vying for fame including Ehthereum, Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin, Ripple, and many others.

The latest figures, according to Bloomberg,show Bitcoin falling as much as 9% to $13,828  and down about 28% from record highs reached last week.

Digital currency is here to stay, and to help you cash in, we bring you the 15 most popular Crypto apps on the market.

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Coinbase

Highly recommended way to buy and securely store bitcoin, ethereum, and litecoin on both web and mobile with 11 million current users. Buy and sell digital currency without having to leave the app, and connect to your bank account, PayPal, credit and debit cards.

Bitcoin Wallet

Have your Bitcoins always with you, in your pocket! You pay by quickly scanning a QR-code. As a merchant, you receive payments reliably and instantly. Accept any cryptocoin from anyone on one page. Send any amount of bitcoin to any other user instantly with no transaction fee and no confirmation delays.

Blockfolio

Blockfolio offers complete cryptocurrency management, with easy to use tools to keep track of all your cryptocurrency investments. Get detailed price and market information for individual currencies and your entire portfolio all in one place.  Clean and simple for both Android and iOS.

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Circle

Send friends money like you send anything else — easy and free — whether they’re in the same room or a different country. Deposits held in US dollars are insured up to $250,000. The app attracted $50 million in funding from major companies

Blockchain

Blockchain makes using bitcoin and ether safe, simple, and fun, and you now enter a community of more than 21 million Blockchain wallet users. You can send and receive Bitcoins, view transactions, access 22 different currencies and it’s all open source. Also browse for Bitcoin merchants nearby.

Delta

Claims it is the ultimate cryptocurrency portfolio tracker tool for iOS & Android. Manage all your cryptocurrencies, including Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin and over 2000 alt coins.

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CoinCap.io

Enjoy real time cryptocurrency market data, create Altfolios that allow you to keep track of your cryptocurrencies and provide information on price changes, the value of your holdings in real time, and more. Alerts now functional.

Bitcoin Checker

Monitor the most recent prices of all CRYPTO-currencies on over 80 exchanges from all around the world. Watch the prices displayed in readable notifications right in your status bar. Along with price check, several alarm conditions can alert you about current price changes/level (either by sound or customized Text-to-Speech announcement).For Android users only.

Coin Tracking

It is your personal Profit / Loss Portfolio Monitor and Tax Tracker for all Digital Coins. All Coins, all analyzes, calculations, charts and prices for all crypto and 5000 other Currencies. For serious cryptocurrency trading on  iOS and Android.

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Ztrader

zTrader is a fully-featured, lightweight, and secure trading client for the largest Bitcoin and altcoin exchanges. Capable of trading hundreds of digital currencies on 17 different exchanges, zTrader has everything you need to trade right from your Android device. Executes trades with an accommodating platform.

Earn.com

Replace your public email with an inbox that pays you. Receive paid messages from people outside your network. It’s like LinkedIn InMail, except you get paid! But to earn anything of value, you’ll need to be an influencer! Android and iOS

The ICO App

It’s a reliable source for the most comprehensive list of upcoming initial coin offerings (ICOs) with detailed listing of each ICO with a comprehensive profile including whitepaper download and link directly to ICO crowdfund page. Know when the ICO begins.

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Coindex

Coindex is for tracking crypto markets with historical chart data, and market prices in your local fiat, tracking your holdings over time, and learning about new markets. Ideal for any novice or well seasoned investor. iOS devices only.

Lawnmower

Check price quotes & follow Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, Dash, and other top blockchain assets with no account required. Begin investing with a bank account in less than 2 minutes with as little as $5. Simplified analytics on your performance over time are available free to all users, and industry news to help keep you up to date on developments.

Gliph

Gliph is a FREE secure messenger and Bitcoin payments app for Android, Desktop Web and other smartphones. Gliph uses 3G, 4G and Wi-Fi to message with friends, family and more. It’s the ultimate mobile Bitcoin marketplace.

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Coinflash

Coinflash rounds up your spare change from every day credit card purchases and invests it into Ethereum and Bitcoin. It costs you $1 in digital currency.  You’ll have options to invest your change daily, weekly or monthly. Go with weekly or monthly.

Xapo

The Xapo App is a mobile Bitcoin and multi-currency wallet that combines convenience and industry-leading security for managing your Bitcoins and sending money to friends and family instantly all over the world, in just two clicks.

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By Hadi Khatib
Hadi Khatib is a business editor with more than 15 years' experience delivering news and copy of relevance to a wide range of audiences. If newsworthy and actionable, you will find this editor interested in hearing about your sector developments and writing about it.



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