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Update on USD Wire Transfers on CEX.IO

February 23, 2019 | No Comments

We know that USD deposits and withdrawals by bank transfer are vital for many of our customers. We are happy to inform you that we are relaunching USD bank transfers. You are already able to use a service that is

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New Features in the Updated CEX.IO Mobile App

February 23, 2019 | No Comments

In our attempt to bring cryptocurrencies closer to the public, we work hard to give our customers access to crypto anytime and anywhere. The CEX.IO mobile app helps us do this. Featuring nearly all the trading tools you could ask

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0.01% Trading Fee on Sweet Trading Pairs to Celebrate Valentine’s Day

February 23, 2019 | No Comments

This Valentine’s Day, we would like to help our customers express their love. So we’ve prepared

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Card Withdrawal Commissions and Payments Processing Improvements on CEX.IO

February 23, 2019 | No Comments

CEX.IO was the first exchange to popularize purchases of cryptocurrencies via credit and debit cards. For us, it

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Following the iOS App Update, CEX.IO Has Launched New Design in the Mobile App for Android

February 23, 2019 | No Comments

After CEX.IO upgraded its KYC procedure, the mobile app is a primary tool for users to pass verification. So we decided to improve user experience in the app and created a new design for the Android mobile app. Our app is

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Ethereum Foundation Grants Program Wave 5

February 23, 2019 | No Comments

The Ethereum Foundation Grants Program is an ongoing and continually improving experiment into how the EF can best invest the Ethereum community’s resources for the highest long-term impact on the Ethereum ecosystem. When the Grants Program began in early 2018,

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Security Alert: Ethereum Constantinople Postponement

February 23, 2019 | No Comments

The Ethereum Core Developers and the Ethereum Security Community were made aware of the potential Constantinople-related issues identified by ChainSecurity on January 15, 2019. We are investigating any potential vulnerabilities and will follow with updates in this blog post and

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Ethereum Constantinople Upgrade Announcement

February 23, 2019 | No Comments

NOTE: DUE TO A SECURITY VULNERABILITY WE ARE POSTPONING CONSTANTINOPLE. PLEASE DISREGARD THE INSTRUCTIONS IN THIS BLOG POST. CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION. The Ethereum network will be undergoing a scheduled upgrade at block number 7,080,000, which is predicted to

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Announcing an Ethereum Foundation Grant to Parity Technologies

February 23, 2019 | No Comments

The Ethereum Foundation is thrilled to announce a scalability, usability and security grant of five million dollars (USD) to Parity Technologies. For several years, Parity Technologies has been an invaluable member of the Ethereum ecosystem for their leadership in core

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3 Bullish Signs For Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, EOS And Other Cryptocurrencies – Forbes

February 23, 2019 | No Comments

3 Bullish Signs For Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, EOS And Other Cryptocurrencies  Forbes Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, and EOS have all experienced a sudden rally in the last seven days. Bitcoin is up 9.84%, Ethereum is up 21.24%, Litecoin is up

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Announcing Litecoin (LTC) Support on Coinbase Wallet

February 23, 2019 | No Comments

Starting today, you can now store your Litecoin (LTC) directly in the Coinbase Wallet app. Our goal with Coinbase Wallet is to create the world’s leading user-custodied crypto wallet. Coinbase Wallet already supports Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Ethereum, Ethereum

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Using Dust Mixing to Protect Customer Funds During Contentious Hard Forks

February 23, 2019 | No Comments

Introduction Our priority at Coinbase is to be the most trusted and easy to use cryptocurrency company in the world. As an active member of the community, we believe the ability to fork digital currencies is a very important tool for

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Announcing Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Support on Coinbase Wallet

February 23, 2019 | No Comments

Starting today, you can now store your Bitcoin Cash (BCH) directly in the Coinbase Wallet app. Our goal with Coinbase Wallet is to create the world’s leading user-custodied crypto wallet. Coinbase Wallet already supports Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ethereum Classic, and over 100,000

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Welcoming Neutrino to Coinbase

February 23, 2019 | No Comments

Today we’re announcing that Coinbase has acquired Neutrino, a blockchain intelligence platform. Blockchain intelligence is increasingly important in the crypto ecosystem, and is necessary to achieve our mission of bringing the open financial system to the world. By analyzing data on

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Electrohunt Part 1: Hunting for the phishing campaigns on the Electrum network

February 23, 2019 | No Comments

Users of the Electrum Wallet, a popular desktop Bitcoin client, have been under a persistent attack since December of 2018. According to Cointelegraph, it resulted in a million dollar loss worth of crypto in just its first few hours. The sheer

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Earn Zcash while learning about blockchain privacy

February 23, 2019 | No Comments

We’re launching a new Coinbase Earn page where users can earn Zcash (ZEC) Today we’re launching a new Coinbase Earn opportunity with lessons about Zcash (ZEC). If you’ve received an invite to the Coinbase Earn ZEC Page by email, you can go

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Backup your private keys on Google Drive and iCloud with Coinbase Wallet

February 23, 2019 | No Comments

Backup your encrypted private keys on Google Drive and iCloud with Coinbase Wallet Starting today, you can now backup an encrypted version of your Coinbase Wallet’s private keys to your personal cloud storage accounts, using either Google Drive or iCloud. This new feature provides

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Logs, metrics, and the evolution of observability at Coinbase

February 23, 2019 | No Comments

Up until mid 2018, the only supported way to generate custom metrics for an application at Coinbase was to print to standard output. Each printed line would work its way through a series of pipelines where they could be analyzed,

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Earn BAT while trying out the blockchain-friendly Brave browser

February 23, 2019 | No Comments

We’re launching a new Coinbase Earn page where you can earn Basic Attention Tokens (BAT) Today we’re launching a new Coinbase Earn opportunity with lessons about BAT, the Basic Attention Token. If you’ve received an invite to the Coinbase Earn BAT opportunity by

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Announcing Bitcoin (BTC) Support on Coinbase Wallet

February 23, 2019 | No Comments

Starting today, you can now store your Bitcoin (BTC) directly in the Coinbase Wallet app. Our goal with Coinbase Wallet is to create the world’s leading user-custodied crypto wallet. Coinbase Wallet already supports Ethereum, Ethereum Classic, and over 100,000 different ERC20

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