AppCoins News Update, or ANU for short, is a regular bi-weekly update by the AppCoins team. As usual, we are going to cover dev updates, market reports, team members and upcoming events. This week’s focus is on the new onboarding and checkout flow of the AppCoins Wallet, as well as the APK Migrator and how its used to migrate with Unity’s verification tool.
New wallet onboarding
As we mentioned in ANU#34, we’ve been working on our wallet onboarding. We will have it ready for the next release!
Our main goal with this new onboarding is to make new user’s lives as easy as possible. To do so, we have removed the blockchain reference so users don’t get confused with it. We also explain what can the user do with the AppCoins Wallet app and, because we like to maintain our users informed, we have added this information to our Terms and Conditions.
Wallet checkout flow
The most important flow for the AppCoins Wallet is where users make the actual purchase; the checkout flow.
In the current version of the AppCoins wallet, the wallet setup needs to run before the purchase starts. In the past two weeks we have been working on making this setup under the hood so users can make the purchase without the extra effort of opening the AppCoins Wallet, going through the setup, returning to the app to make the purchase and then restarting the purchase flow.
We believe that with these enhancements we are able to reduce the friction in the first payment conducted by a user. For that reason, the checkout flow is one of our goals for this quarter.
Migrator support for Mono
In the Unity ecosystem, there are two scripting backends available to build an APK, .NET (using Mono) and IL2CPP. Both these backends allow you to implement receipt validation obfuscation. Last week, we put in motion a new development that will enable us to migrate Unity games, using this purchase verification, with the Mono scripting backend. We are 100% compliant with this type of verification.
As always, you’re invited to follow our work regarding all of the products we’re working on:
- ASF Wallet (Aptoide & Google Play)
- AppCoins BDS Wallet (Aptoide & Google Play)
- ASF SDK
- ASF Unity Plugin
- BDS SDK
- BDS Unity Plugin
- BDS Billing System integration guide
At the time of writing, the current market cap is close to $8.39 M USD, with $539.60 K USD in volume in the last 24 hours across these exchanges: Binance (84,40%), Huobi (15,59%), HitBTC (0,02%).
Since the last ANU, APPC value has witnessed a high of $0.084 USD on May 22th, and a low of $ 0.058 USD on May 10th. You can see more info about APPC markets at Coinmarketcap.
Name: Gabriela Amaral
Role: Developers Support
Bio: Gabriela is a Computer Science and Management student who joined the Catappult team last month.
In her new role, she supports developers by testing and certifying apps with the goal of maintaining and improving the quality of the apps.
The event, which takes place in the capital’s COEX Convention Centre, started on the 21st and will end on the 22nd of May.
Our Asia Pacific VP Tiago Alves is a the event talking to developers about how our partnership with Unity allows game developers to easily integrate with the AppCoins Protocol and distribute with Catappult — and all within minutes! If you’re keen to know more, get in touch.
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