Uniswap Labs has announced plans to launch a brand new self-custodial cellular pockets that may supply customers the power to swap on layer-1 or layer-2 networks with out having to change blockchain.

Based on Uniswap Labs, the pockets will permit customers to test worth charts and seek for any token throughout varied networks, together with Ethereum, Polygon, Arbitrum and Optimism. To make sure most safety, Uniswap Labs labored with Path of Bits for the audit of the pockets. Moreover, the seed phrases and personal keys of each imported and newly created wallets might be encrypted and saved on units utilizing Apple’s Safe Enclave, which is excluded from system backups. Uniswap additionally shared that customers will be capable of manually retailer their seed phrases with a paper copy or encrypt and retailer it on iCloud.


Regardless of having its first construct authorized in October, Uniswap Labs has confronted points with Apple’s App Retailer concerning its cellular pockets. Though different self-custody swapping wallets have been authorized, the ultimate construct of Uniswap’s cellular pockets was rejected by Apple only a few days earlier than its deliberate December 2022 launch. 

Uniswap Labs shared that it responded to Apple’s considerations, answered all its questions, and reiterated that it was compliant with its pointers. Nonetheless, Apple has nonetheless not greenlit the launch, and Uniswap Labs stays in limbo. Because of this, it’s providing early entry to a couple thousand Testflight customers whereas ready for Apple to approve the launch. 

Uniswap notes in its announcement:

“Apple gained’t green-light our launch and we don’t know why. We’re caught in limbo.”

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On Feb 6, Cointelegraph reported that members of the Uniswap neighborhood voted in favor of deploying Uniswap v3 on Boba Network’s layer-2 protocol on Ethereum, which implies that the Boba Community would be the sixth chain to deploy Uniswap v3. The transfer was backed by a number of entities, reminiscent of GFX Labs, Blockchain at Michigan, Gauntlet and ConsenSys.