Methods for performing Bitcoin transactions from non-fixed locations, typically with the use of "smart phones" or other wireless devices.

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Blockchain Pairing API

Have anyone of you figured out how can we use devices pairing in 3rd party applications? I've found that pairing QRCode looks like this: "1|<blockchain_login>|<some_hash>", where ...
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How to Create a Light Wallet and Light Bitcoin Node, and run it on Mobile? [duplicate]

For example, instead of using my laptop to run bitcoind...how can I run bitcoind on a smartphone to create a light bitcoin wallet? I understand hashing may drain battery, but is this possible? If so ...
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blockchain.info html5 site

Some time ago I heard directly from someone inside blockchain.info that there would "soon" be an HTML5 version of their site that would be usable from an iPhone (through the browser, not requiring an ...
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Is there a wallet app for iPhones?

I have an android phone as I can not afford an iPhone, but my friend has an iPhone. I am using Bitcoin Wallet from Andreas Schildbach and it's really easy. Is there something like that for the iPhone ...
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mobile sites/apps and other things [closed]

I honestly have only heard about this because of the tv show, the good wife. I didn't know it was real. I am very curious as to what bitcoin is, can do and also, if there are mobile friendly apps and ...
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the only iPhone wallet app offers NO WAY to include a transaction fee?

I recently sent some bitcoin to a friend using the blockchain.info iPhone app and it sent it with 0 transaction fees. As a result it caused an awkward situation as my friend was watching block after ...
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mobile app which stores wallet locally

From what I understand, both the CoinBase and BlockChain iOS apps store your wallet on their servers. There doesn't seem to be any iOS app (or perhaps Android either) which stores your wallet ...
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Which mobile clients allow payments using Near Field Communications (NFC)?

Which Bitcoin apps (or mobile-enabled websites) support the ability to pay using Near Field Communications (NFC)?
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What provably fair Bitcoin gambling sites work well on a mobile?

Are there an Bitcoin-based gambling sites or apps that work on a mobile? Most of the sites seem to be assuming the player is on a full size display. If the service isn't considered "provably fair" ...
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Is there an Android app that will scan a QR code and show the balance?

What I'm looking for is an app that lets a person scan a QR code containing a Bitcoin address and then see the balance and transaction history for that address. For a specific use case, a mobile ...
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Which mobile apps allow me to redeem a private key from a QR code?

Which mobile apps will let me scan a QR code of a private key (such as the one created by BitAddress) and then spend the funds from that coin? Please specify Android, iPhone (iOS), etc.
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Can a mobile be protected against the “Linode problem”?

The "Linode problem" I'm referring to is where an external trusted party has administrative control over your device. Mobile phones are essentially managed devices. They can be fully controlled by ...
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What mobile wallet software is available for BlackBerry?

Is there a technical reason why there is no mobile wallet software for BlackBerry users? Is it just because the marketplace on BlackBerry is awkward? Or are there other technical problems? Are the ...
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Is Bitcoin suitable for fast transactions, eg in shops?

Let's say all usability problems were solved. I'm imagining something like shops with tills that present QR codes for the amount and payment address for a transaction, and mobile clients exist that ...
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What are the risks of exchanging Bitcoins via Near Field Communication?

What are the risks of exchanging Bitcoins via Near Field Communication? The transaction Parameters might be negotiated via NFC and the actual transaction via Internet.
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Is the authentication system of the Bitcoin <-> SMS service PHONECO.IN adequate?

@osmosis made me aware of PHONECO.IN, which makes it possible to send Bitcoins via SMS. My question is whether their authentication system is adequate. From their website: PhoneCo.in is designed ...
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How can I send Bitcoins via SMS?

I am considering working on giving Africans access to trade using Bitcoins. In many ways, parts of Africa is more developed when it comes to mobile payments than the west. The success of M-PESA ...
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Can I send bitcoins with my mobile phone?

Is it possible to send and receive bitcoins with a mobile phone? If so, are there bitcoin clients for Android or iOS?
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How do I develop mobile applications for Bitcoin?

I would like to develop a mobile Bitcoin application for the Android and iPhone platforms. What libraries and resources can I use?