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Does Monero have any mobile wallets available?

Does Monero have any Android or iOS wallets available? No Monero iOS or Android wallet currently existed in the Apple App Store or Google Play Store for a long time with the custodial Freewallet ...
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Is it possible to run a full monerod node on Android?

Yes, there are already people running Monero full nodes with Android using GNURoot (which doesn't require a rooted phone, despite its name) as suggested by villabacho. The proof of concept can be ...
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Trouble restoring FreeWallet account

FreeWallet is a third party, closed source wallet associated with Bytecoin and Minergate where you are not in control of your private keys. Therefore the only way to be able to recover your XMR/...
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What is the roadmap for a GUI wallet?

What is the plan for a GUI wallet on all platforms including mobile? The "official" GUI is funded and in active development and getting closer to completion. Open issues can be tracked on GitHub ...
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Does Monero have any mobile wallets available?

With respect to freewallet on iOS, I'd like to add a personal experience. I sent a small amount of XMR to this wallet a few weeks ago and it took 2 days for the wallet to reflect a balance, this ...
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Does Monero have any mobile wallets available?

Web wallet http://mymonero.com is excellent for mobile. Update: MyMonero is zero-trust wallet, no one but you own your private keys. It has responsive markup which fits into any mobile phone. I ...
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Is it possible to build a BitcoinJ style library that will help enable lightwallets?

Basically yes, a wallet has to scan every block in the blockchain to see if any transactions belong to it. When importing an older wallet, it only needs to scan from the last block known to that old ...
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Remotely connect to my full node with a Jaxx mobile wallet?

I think initially you will not have a choice of node, but that's more of a question you should ask directly to jaxx. As the wallet is not out yet, we cannot look at it and tell you. Only Jaxx can tell ...
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Is it possible to run a full monerod node on Android?

You can also build monerod with the Android NDK and run it natively, instead of having to install GNURoot and running the Linux binaries. https://www.reddit.com/r/Monero/comments/651un2/...
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Are mobile wallets downloading the whole blockchain as the regular wallets?

I'll talk about monero-wallet-cli and monero-wallet-gui, since I don't know about other wallets. It does not download the whole blockchain from the daemon. There are two things that get cut out: ...
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Why do the current mobile MyMonero builds use Cordova 6.5.0?

As mentioned in the repo Read Me, Note about Cordova version Apache has recently released Cordova 7.0.0. It was tested, but because it now places plugins into package.json, npm cannot update, ...
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Monero Price Ticker

As already commented before, answers are on the Google Play store page you linked to, e.g.: Currencies: AUD, CHF, CNY, EUR, GBP, JPY, PLN, RUB There's a contact e-mail address on the Google Play ...
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Is it possible to run a full monerod node on Android?

I'd use GNURoot to install and run Linux on your Android device, and then use the Linux version of monerod. This does not require rooting your device.
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Does the Coinomi wallet have a copy of your private view key? How do they make transactions?

Coinomi monero dev here! The server maintains a copy of the private view key to scan the chain on behalf of the wallet. However, this view key is not stored persistently, it is only kept in memory. ...
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Does the Coinomi wallet have a copy of your private view key? How do they make transactions?

Given this is a "lightweight" wallet, with a closed-source server, I can say with some degree of certainty they have your private view key on their server (whether stored there or sent between client ...
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When scanning blocks via the android mobile wallets like monejuro and cakewallet, does scanning happen server side or clientside?

Both Cake and Monerujo wallets use the normal c++ simplewallet implementation. That means that all your keys for scanning and spending never leave your device. Thats also true for the view key which ...
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When using the android and iOS monero wallets. How does it not send the private spend key to the node to scan the blockchain?

Monero has two private keys, the private spend key and the private view key. The private spend key is needed for determining whether an output that you own has been spent, creating a key image for ...
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Trouble restoring FreeWallet account

Apologies for the delay! We're having an increased number of incoming support requests due to the recent network events, and while our team is adjusting by working extra hours, there could be some ...
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Trouble restoring FreeWallet account

I had this issue also. You may need to log in to the app using the mobile sign-in / facebook / google option if you had originally set up your account that way. That worked for me.
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