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Capture the Coin — Trivia Solutions

November 23, 2019 | No Comments

Capture the Coin — Trivia Solutions By Zassmin and Peter Kacherginsky During Defcon 2019, we ran our first Blockchain Security competition — Capture the Coin. With Capture the Coin we focused on promoting blockchain security areas of cryptography, smart contracts, forensic analysis, malware,

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Intro to Smart Contracts

November 23, 2019 | No Comments

By Julia Chou This post is a blog version of a workshop presented at the 2019 Grace Hopper Celebration, the world’s largest gathering of women in technology. Coinbase is committed to building a future that promotes economic freedom and financial inclusion

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EOS enters congestion mode due to EIDOS airdrop

November 23, 2019 | No Comments

by Don Yu, Patrick O’Grady, Peter Kacherginsky What’s going on with EOS? On November 1st 2019, Coinbase began seeing degraded performance for EOS transactions. Coinbase did not have enough staked CPU to successfully have its EOS transactions processed by the

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Announcing new confirmation requirements

November 23, 2019 | No Comments

Coinbase is changing the number of confirmation requirements we require for four assets on the platform. We expect this change to both improve customer experience and security posture. What’s changed We changed the confirmation requirements for Bitcoin, Litecoin, Zcash, and

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How Coinbase views proof of work security

November 23, 2019 | No Comments

Coinbase recently changed the confirmation requirement of four different assets, including reducing Bitcoin confirmation requirement from six confirmations to three. This post describes our views concerning proof of work security that informed our decision to make these changes. By Mark Nesbitt, Security Engineer Introduction:

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Introducing Staking Rewards on Coinbase

November 23, 2019 | No Comments

Coinbase is now offering an easy, secure way to earn staking rewards on Tezos By Rhea Kaw, Product Manager At Coinbase, we’re focused on offering more ways for customers to earn rewards by holding crypto. Today, we’re announcing staking rewards on

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Coinbase is a product led company

November 23, 2019 | No Comments

There is a lot of variety in how companies are run. Some companies have design, legal, engineering, or ops act as final decision makers on new product features. Some companies have a single decision maker while others opt for committees

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SpectroCoin Card Is Here: Your Link Between Bitcoin and Fiat Payments

November 23, 2019 | No Comments

We are proud to announce that SpectroCoin card is back! True to SpectroCoin’s mission to make cryptocurrency payments simple and part of your everyday life, our new cards make your digital assets withdrawable and spendable

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Development Update: February-March ’19

November 23, 2019 | No Comments

Innovation and flexibility are key aspects of a successful business. For this reason, our team has been working on new functionalities and on developing their personal skills. As in previous months, we would like to present you an

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How Can Businesses Fight Cybercrime

November 23, 2019 | No Comments

At SpectroCoin, we see security as one of the main parts that constitute our business. From our daily routines to the relationship with our customers, we are constantly working to improve our methods and

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SpectroCoin is Bringing a Stablecoin to the Platform

November 23, 2019 | No Comments

SpectroCoin is always on the lookout for new coins with great potential to excel in the market. After analysing trending topics in the crypto-communities and market cap rankings, we noticed a large influx of

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How to Make International Wire Transfers at SpectroCoin?

November 23, 2019 | No Comments

SpectroCoin has as one of its goals the development of financial services by creating a payment network accessible to people from all around the world. Recently, the international bank wire – an addition to deposit and withdrawal

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Analyst: Ethereum May Target $120 Next, and History May Support This

November 23, 2019 | No Comments

Ethereum (ETH) has been incurring significant selling pressure over the past couple of weeks, mirroring the bearish price action that Bitcoin has been facing in the time since it plummeted from its recent highs of $10,600. Analysts are now noting

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$4.3 Million in Cryptocurrency Seized from New Zealand Digital Pirate

November 23, 2019 | No Comments

A man suspected of online piracy has had almost US$4.3 million in cryptocurrency seized by authorities in New Zealand. Police also seized a further $700,000 in bank funds. The funds were restrained by the Criminal Proceeds Recovery act.

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Bitcoin Support Level May Spark Explosive Bull Movement, If It’s Defended

November 23, 2019 | No Comments

Bitcoin (BTC) has found itself caught firmly within a bearish downtrend over the past several weeks, which has led its price to plummet down to $7,000, with today’s drop marking a full retrace of the gains that were incurred

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Ex-UNICEF UK CEO to Join Crypto Firm to Push Electroneum (ETN) Adoption

November 23, 2019 | No Comments

David Bull CBE, has just announced that he will be working with the crypto asset startup Electroneum. The former UNICEF UK CEO says he is optimistic about the project and thinks that it will help to deliver

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Bitcoin Price Due For a Bounce According to ‘Nokia Curse’

November 23, 2019 | No Comments

It’s not uncommon for technical crypto analysts to compare Bitcoin price charts with that of other assets hoping to draw some comparisons that an actionable strategy can be derived from. The leading crypto asset

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Where’s the Ultimate Bottom for this Bitcoin Plunge? $5,100, Analyst Says

November 23, 2019 | No Comments

Bears are back, and they’re back with a vengeance. As of the time of writing this, Bitcoin (BTC) is trading at $7,100, having plunged as low as $6,800 — an extremely important long-term price level. The cryptocurrency market is

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Crypto Market Carnage: Altcoins A Sea of Red As Bitcoin Breaks Down

November 23, 2019 | No Comments

The crypto market this morning is a sea of red, following a massive breakdown by the leading cryptocurrency by market cap, Bitcoin. The market leader breaking down has led to as much as 10% declines

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What Bull Run? Bitcoin Price Blasts Below $7,000

November 23, 2019 | No Comments

Following an incredible parabolic rally and recovery during the first half of the year in 2019, Bitcoin price has spent the second half of the year in an ongoing downtrend that has taken the price of the

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