Airbitz, one of the leading Bitcoin wallet providers, has released their plugin API. In doing so, the company will see plugins being developed for their platform The first Airbitz “plugin” is Bitrefill, which offers mobile minute top ups in exchange for cryptocurrency payments. This is positive news for the Bitcoin ecosystem as a whole, as it will create a lot of new use cases.
The Airbitz Bitcoin Wallet Plugin API Is Here
One of the best ways to boost Bitcoin adoption is by integrating services to spend cryptocurrency in the wallet apps themselves. Airbitz has always been leading the charge in this regard, and they have taken things to the next level. By creating their Bitcoin Wallet Plugin API, service providers can own create plugins for the mobile app.
It has to be said; this feature has been around for quite some time now. In 2015, Airbitz released the plugin API to offer their integrated Glidera Bitcoin buy and sell service. Additionally, the Fold app uses the same API for their discounted Target and Starbucks gift cards.