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Introducing the Exchanges: Coinbase (Part 2)

…transactions would arguably be even better. But the centralized wallet also offers other advantages. First of all, Coinbase-to-Coinbase transfers are confirmed instantly, as when Coinbase controls both the start and…

Op-ed - Introducing the Exchanges: Coinbase (Part 1)
Introducing the Exchanges: Coinbase (Part 1)

…it. If you are not comfortable giving Coinbase your banking data, the alternative is challenge-response verification, where Coinbase credits your bank account with two small amounts and you need to…

Law & justice - “Free Ross” Account Glitch Latest Symptom of Coinbase Woes
“Free Ross” Account Glitch Latest Symptom of Coinbase Woes

…now.” Later she responded, “They [Coinbase] said it was an automatic security response.” The Free Ross account does not store all of its bitcoins on Coinbase. Rather, it was established…

- Bitcoin Magazine Congratulates Coinbase on a Series A Round of Funding
Coinbase Expands to Canada and Singapore to ‘Spur Mainstream Bitcoin Adoption’

…6 (11:59 Pacific time). Standard trading fees on Coinbase Exchange apply,” the Coinbase team announced. Hackathon and Plans Along with the announcement, Coinbase also has announced its plans to sponsor…

- Coinbase Issues Request for Bitcoin Micropayment Services
Coinbase Expands its Services to United Kingdom

Coinbase announced the expansion of Coinbase services to the United Kingdom, including the ability to trade bitcoin on the Coinbase Exchange and to buy/sell bitcoin with British pounds (GBP) using the Coinbase

The AOL of Bitcoin Has Arrived: Coinbase Launches First True Global Bank

…Bitcoin no less spectacularly. If you need further evidence, compare the early user growth rates of AOL with those of Coinbase. Coinbase adoption rates are significantly outpacing those that AOL…

Investing - Coinbase Rolls Out Crypto “Bundles” and New Educational Resources
Coinbase Rolls Out Crypto “Bundles” and New Educational Resources

Coinbase is unveiling a suite of new initiatives designed to expand its market. In a blog released today entitled “Helping People Understand, Explore and Buy Cryptocurrency,” Coinbase is reaching out…

A judge has determined that Coinbase will have to answer to a lawsuit over its listing of bitcoin cash in court.
Coinbase Has to Litigate Suit Over BCH Listing in Court, Judge Rules

…listing.  On August 6, 2019, San Francisco U.S. District Judge Vince Chhabria advanced this lawsuit, ruling that Coinbase cannot arbitrate the suit outside of the courtroom. This decision grants Coinbase

Privacy & security - Grim Stories of Ethical
Grim Stories of Ethical, Privacy Abuses Emerge About Coinbase’s New Partners

When Coinbase acquired Neutrino for an unspecified amount in February 2019, the news looked like business as usual: A cryptocurrency juggernaut had made another acquisition. But the company in question,…

Investing - Coinbase’s Internal Investigation Finds No Irregularities With Bitcoin Cash Listing
Coinbase’s Internal Investigation Finds No Irregularities With Bitcoin Cash Listing

…run-up anticipated the listing by way of insider trading. To make the drama worse, Coinbase suspended trading soon after the listing hit GDAX (now CoinbasePro), Coinbase’s exchange arm, blaming liquidity…

Privacy & security - Coinbase Bought Neutrino Because Its Old Analysis Providers Sold User Data
Coinbase Bought Neutrino Because Its Old Analysis Providers Sold User Data

…journalists and regime dissidents. Neutrino’s past has it and Coinbase embroiled in intense community scrutiny, and the collective ire has manifested in a #DeleteCoinbase campaign on Twitter. Coinbase claims that…

Digital assets - Coinbase Has Just Added ZRX
Coinbase Has Just Added ZRX, Its First ERC-20 Token

…on coinbase.com and the Coinbase mobile apps. Last year, the popular San Francisco exchange crafted a strict new asset listing policy after getting itself into hot water when a botched…

Coinbase Exchange: An Unfinished Lunar Symphony

…the same story: Coinbase’s Exchange isn’t available in their state. A friend on Twitter links me to a map from a Coinbase blog post (http://blog.coinbase.com/post/107618322282/usd-wallets-in-7-more-states) That’s their service area. To be fair,…

Law & justice - Coinbase Lawsuit at a Standstill as Judge Grants Motion to Dismiss
Coinbase Lawsuit at a Standstill as Judge Grants Motion to Dismiss

Coinbase. On October 23, 2018, however, presiding judge Vince Chhabria granted a motion to dismiss the lawsuit against Coinbase, stating that “assessing whether Coinbase might have engaged in market manipulation…

Digital assets - Coinbase Launches Zcash Trading Services on Coinbase Pro
Coinbase Launches Zcash Trading Services on Coinbase Pro

Popular cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase is launching Zcash (ZEC) trading on its professional trading platform Coinbase Pro. The announcement made via Coinbase’s blog page states that inbound transfers of the currency…

- Coinbase to Support ERC20 Technical Standards “In the Coming Months”
Coinbase to Support ERC20 Technical Standards “In the Coming Months”

…ERC20 technical standard for Coinbase in the coming months. This paves the way for supporting ERC20 assets across Coinbase products in the future,” the blog post reads. The post continues…

Investing - Coinbase’s New Custody Service Opens Its Doors
Coinbase’s New Custody Service Opens Its Doors

…hot storage and “scheduled withdrawals for maximum flexibility.” Coinbase Custody goes live just a few weeks after Coinbase launched its index fund. Both services are part of Coinbase’s wider initiative…

With Bitrefill’s ThorAPI, Coinbase users will be able to easily leverage the full capabilities of the Lightning network through their Coinbase accounts.
Bitrefill Brings Lightning to Coinbase With ThorAPI Kit for Exchanges

Coinbase users will be able to easily leverage the full capabilities of the Lightning Network through their Coinbase accounts. This entails sending on-chain bitcoin from Coinbase to top-off Lightning channels…

Payments - Coinbase Introduces Debit Card Linked to Cryptocurrency Balances for U.K. Customers
Coinbase Introduces Debit Card Linked to Cryptocurrency Balances for U.K. Customers

Major U.S.-based crypto platform Coinbase has launched the Coinbase Card, a debit card that lets U.K. customers make purchases online and in-store using cryptocurrency. The new card will link the…

Startups - New Coinbase Additions: Ethereum Classic and Crypto Index Fund
New Coinbase Additions: Ethereum Classic and Crypto Index Fund

…is now known as Ethereum Classic (ETC). The Addition of ETC to Coinbase On Monday, via blog and Twitter, Coinbase announced that during the coming months it intends to add…

Digital assets - Coinbase Announced New Asset Listing Program
Coinbase Announced New Asset Listing Program

…news comes weeks after Coinbase said it was exploring the addition of several new assets including Stellar Lumens (XLM), Zcash (ZEC) and Cardano (ADA). At present, Coinbase carries only a…

Op-ed - Introducing the Exchanges: Coinbase (Part 2)
While Other Companies Leave NY, Coinbase Submits BitLicense Application

Coinbase’s Contribution to BitLicense Coinbase is one of the companies that submitted comments on initial drafts of the BitLicense to the NYDFS. Feedback from the Bitcoin industry was responsible for…

Op-ed - Coinbase and Shift Payments Introduce a Visa-branded Bitcoin Debit Card That Works Everywhere Visa is Accepted
Coinbase and Shift Payments Introduce a Visa-branded Bitcoin Debit Card That Works Everywhere Visa is Accepted

Coinbase has introduced the first U.S.-issued bitcoin debit card, the Shift Card, in partnership with Shift Payments. The   Shift Card is a Visa debit card that currently allows Coinbase

Digital assets - Regulators Approve Coinbase to Offer Custody Services in New York State
Regulators Approve Coinbase to Offer Custody Services in New York State

…York Department of Financial Services (DFS) has officially signed off on an application for the Coinbase Custody Trust Company, a subsidiary of Coinbase Global, Inc. With the approval, Coinbase is…