Jack Dorsey Calls Out Tim Cook: Why Doesn't Apple Pay Support Bitcoin?
The Bitcoin-based social app Damus has been banned from Apple’s app store – and Jack Dorsey is not pleased....
- Apple has banned the Bitcoin-based social app Damus from its app store for violating its terms of service.
- The app includes a tipping feature called "zaps" that lets users tip one another in Bitcoin over the lightning network.
- Damus refused to remove this functionality from its app, and tried to explain that zaps did not "unlock" any digital content for users.
- Jack Dorsey, CEO of Block, defended Damus and criticized Apple CEO Tim Cook for not supporting Bitcoin payments.
The article has a negative sentiment towards Apple for banning Damus from its app store and towards Tim Cook for not supporting Bitcoin payments.