AppCoins (APPC) is the open and decentralized protocol promoted by the App Store Foundation, which will also contribute with an open source reference implementation. The aim of this cryptocurrency is to efficiently manage incentives between developers, users and app stores.
Providing an environment where developers perform acquisition, app listing and revenue transactions in an efficient and transparent way benefiting from blockchain technology.
ONE APK, MULTIPLE STORES
One single integration and one single APK works within all AppCoins-enable app stores
INCREASED REVENUE SHARE
Guaranteed 85% revenue share compared to other app stores
REDUCED MOBILE AD FRAUD
The new proof of attention system reduces risk of fraudulent traffic
Providing tools for app stores and OEMs to monetize their user base and take part in the app ecosystem.
REVENUE SHARE ON ALL TRANSACTIONS
Guaranteed 10% revenue share for app stores and 5% for OEMs on all transactions inside app stores implemented in the smart contract
Visibility on the app transactions inside their app stores, through the blockchain ledger
IMPROVED TIMING OF PAYMENTS
All the revenue is received directly and instantaneously from the users. No intermediation of the payments
1st stage of Partnerships Program open to key industry players (Boostrapping app developers; OEMs; app stores)
Release of the first version of the reference implementation of the ASF Wallet, developers SDK and revenue share smart contract for the in-app purchase flow
Release of Aptoide Dev (beta version) of Aptoide with AppCoins “APPC” in-app purchases and “earn coins” advertising
2nd stage of Partnerships Program and extend the bootstrap to AppCoins users
App Store Foundation is launched and first annual event takes place
AppCoins Working Groups are the primary mechanism to enhance the specifications and guidelines of the AppCoins protocol