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CEX.IO launches ONG giveaway

August 25, 2019 | No Comments

Recently, we listed ONT and ONG cryptocurrencies, which are both part of Ontology, a public blockchain protocol and a distributed trust collaboration platform. On August 20, we’re launching a special giveaway of ONG coins!  During this offer, you can get 50

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CEX.IO to list ONT and ONG coins

August 25, 2019 | No Comments

We’re glad to announce the upcoming listing of two new coins — ONT and ONG. Both coins are part of the Ontology project, a distributed trust collaboration platform and a public blockchain protocol with high performance, allowing businesses with no

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Security of Clients’ Funds at CEX.IO

August 25, 2019 | No Comments

Cryptocurrency has captivated the attention of a broad range of people. From tech enthusiasts in the remote islands of Polynesia to traditional finance professionals sitting in the tall buildings of Manhattan, people of all backgrounds participate in the digital asset

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CEX.IO Welcomes New Guidance for Crypto Assets

August 25, 2019 | No Comments

In January 2019, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) issued Consultation Paper CP 19/3: Guidance on Cryptoassets, within which they expressed their preliminary vision of regulating crypto asset-related activity and classifying crypto assets. The FCA invited

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CEX.IO Launches BTT Giveaway

August 25, 2019 | No Comments

Following the recent listing of TRON (TRX) and BitTorrent (BTT) on CEX.IO, our special giveaway is opened now!  With this offer, you can get 10,000 BTT when you make a purchase of 5,000 TRX in one order. This provides a great

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Devcon5 On-Chain Ticket Sale

August 25, 2019 | No Comments

Over the last few months, we’ve been coordinating with the talented team over at ether.cards to bring an NFT-based on-chain ticketing solution to the Ethereum community in time for Devcon5. This experiment will take place in two parts, with a

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Announcing the Devcon Scholars Program

August 25, 2019 | No Comments

Welcome! The Devcon Scholars Program is an Ethereum Foundation initiative designed to provide an opportunity for Ethereum ecosystem-members from underserved communities, unique circumstances, or developing areas to attend the largest annual gathering in the Ethereum ecosystem. Now in its second

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Translating Ethereum for our Global Community

August 25, 2019 | No Comments

This post is available in several langauges: 你好,世界 | 为我们的全球社区翻译 Ethereum.org 안녕하세요 | 글로벌 커뮤니티를 위한 Ethereum.org 번역 프로젝트 ハロー ワールド | グローバル コミュニティのために Ethereum.org を翻訳しよう Привет всем! | Перевод сайта Ethereum.org для нашего глобального сообщества Hallo Welt | Übersetzung

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Devcon Tickets: Wave 3 and beyond

August 25, 2019 | No Comments

各位, We are now fewer than 60 days away from Devcon, and we wanted to provide important updates and further details about how to obtain remaining Devcon tickets for everyone looking to join us in Osaka. First, save the date:

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Devcon updates: Announcing Wave 2, a New Application window, and more!

August 25, 2019 | No Comments

各位, With well under three months to go until Devcon, we are moving at full speed toward Osaka! You’ll hear about first programming details and more in the coming days, and with ticket sales now underway, we thought it time

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Ethereum in Its First Big Bear Market Like Bitcoin in 2015, Analyst Says – Cointelegraph

August 25, 2019 | No Comments

Ethereum in Its First Big Bear Market Like Bitcoin in 2015, Analyst Says  Cointelegraph Cryptocurrency investor and Placeholder partner Chris Burniske has argued that Ether is enduring its first mainstream bear market, just as Bitcoin did back

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Vitalik Buterin: Increasing Transaction Costs Risk Limiting Ethereum Adoption – CoinDesk

August 25, 2019 | No Comments

Vitalik Buterin: Increasing Transaction Costs Risk Limiting Ethereum Adoption  CoinDesk The increased cost of transacting on the ethereum blockchain is hurting the software’s adoption, says project creator Vitalik Buterin. Speaking with the Toronto … Powered by

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Ethereum Poised to Be First Public Blockchain in Hyperledger Consortium – CoinDesk

August 25, 2019 | No Comments

Ethereum Poised to Be First Public Blockchain in Hyperledger Consortium  CoinDesk Ethereum could become the first public blockchain on Hyperledger – if the open-source consortium’s technical steering committee approves a proposal to adopt … Powered by

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Use dapps on any desktop browser with Coinbase Wallet’s WalletLink

August 25, 2019 | No Comments

Starting today, Coinbase Wallet users can use their favorite decentralized apps (dapps) on any desktop browser with Coinbase Wallet’s WalletLink. WalletLink acts as a secure bridge between your Coinbase Wallet app and your desktop browser. To get started, all you have

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Coinbase at Violet Hacks

August 25, 2019 | No Comments

Recently, Coinbase had the honor of partnering with The Violet Society, an organization whose mission is to build community and career mentorship for women and gender-nonbinary professionals in the tech industry, by sponsoring Violet Hacks, a hackathon where a

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Post Mortem: A closer look at a password storage issue affecting 3,420 customers

August 25, 2019 | No Comments

We recently began emailing 3,420 Coinbase customers to let them know that a bug on our signup page resulted in some registration details being stored in clear text in our internal web server logs. While we are confident that we’ve

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Coinbase Custody acquires Xapo’s institutional business, becoming the world’s largest crypto…

August 25, 2019 | No Comments

Coinbase Custody acquires Xapo’s institutional business, becoming the world’s largest crypto custodian Crossing $7 billion in assets under custody, Coinbase Custody is now the most popular and trusted choice for institutions to store cryptocurrency. Today, we are announcing that Coinbase Custody

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USDC payment processing in Coinbase Commerce

August 25, 2019 | No Comments

Using non-custodial smart contracts to process ERC20 payments at scale Table of Contents — Intro — How Coinbase Commerce works — 30k foot overview — Non-custodial by design — Naïve solution — Forwarding contracts — Reducing transaction sizes — Optimizing for off-chain whenever possible — Minimizing deployment

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Algorand (ALGO) is launching on Coinbase Pro

August 25, 2019 | No Comments

On Wednesday, August 14 after 10am PT, transfer ALGO into your Coinbase Pro account ahead of trading. Support for ALGO will be available in Coinbase’s supported jurisdictions, with the exception of New York State. Additional regions may be added at

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Responding to Firefox 0-days in the wild

August 25, 2019 | No Comments

On Thursday, May 30, over a dozen Coinbase employees received an email purporting to be from Gregory Harris, a Research Grants Administrator at the University of Cambridge. This email came from the legitimate Cambridge domain, contained no malicious elements, passed

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