Google now enables the Bitcoin symbol on keyboards for iOS mobile devices, suggesting that the IT giant recognizes Bitcoin as a mainstream currency.
Google’s Legitimization of Bitcoin
Users of iOS mobile devices can now use the capital letter serif B, traversed with two vertical lines. Crypto journalist Tim Copeland explains,
“To access it, make sure you’re using the Google keyboard, not just the default Apple one, and hold down the dollar symbol to see a pop up of several of the world’s major currency symbols. The Bitcoin symbol is located on the far left.”
Actually, Google’s decision to incorporate the cryptocurrency symbol in its keyboard might be Google’s second step towards considering Bitcoin a mainstream currency.
In September 2018, the tech giant lifted the ban it had imposed four months earlier on…