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Our process for adding new assets to Coinbase & GDAX (March 2018 update)

March 30, 2018 | No Comments

We’ve received feedback from customers that they want more assets on Coinbase. Building on our previous post, we want to share additional information about how we manage the process of adding new assets to our platform. By sharing this

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How Coinbase approaches forked and airdropped assets

March 30, 2018 | No Comments

We wanted to give our customers an update on how we approach digital currency forks and airdrops. We’ve previously posted about forks here and here. You can read more about what a digital currency fork is here. We operate

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Introducing the Coinbase Protocol Team

March 30, 2018 | No Comments

Our industry has come a long way since Satoshi’s white-paper. Bitcoin has become a household name and an increasing percentage of the world’s population has access to cryptocurrencies. Fundamental breakthroughs in cryptography, permissionless consensus, and decentralized computation have opened up

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Product Update — Buy/Sell, Taxes and Account Statements

March 30, 2018 | No Comments

As always, thanks for all of your feedback. Below are a few exciting updates / changes. Improving the buy and sell experience We’ve simplified the buy / sell experience to make it easier to place new trades and manage your funds. Back in

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Major strides in Europe: Coinbase is the First Crypto Exchange to Obtain a UK Bank Account

March 30, 2018 | No Comments

In our last update, we committed to making major strides in order to serve our European customers. Today we’re excited to share two updates — the first is that Coinbase has been granted an e-money license by the UK’s Financial Conduct

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Coinbase’s written testimony for the Subcommittee on Capital Markets, Securities, and Investment

March 30, 2018 | No Comments

A clear regulatory environment that fosters innovation while protecting investors is an important step in digital currency’s evolution as a technology. Regulatory clarity will encourage and accelerate entrepreneurial activity in digital currency, ultimately resulting in new products and services that

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New tax tools on Coinbase

March 30, 2018 | No Comments

Disclaimer: Coinbase is not authorized to give tax advice. For specific questions we strongly recommend speaking with a tax professional. As a reminder, gains on digital currency sales and exchanges are taxable in the US. For reference, here are the

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Send Ethereum from Smart Contract Addresses

March 30, 2018 | No Comments

Since SpectroCoin started supporting Ethereum cryptocurrency in 2017, our clients were able to buy, sell or send and receive Ethereum’s native currency called Ether (ETH) using our platform. Now, we are happy to announce SpectroCoin has

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Faster Account Verification Process

March 30, 2018 | No Comments

We are happy to announce that the SpectroCoin account verification time is now back to 24 business hours (3 business days). We have expanded our capacity which allows us to verify users faster

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Higher Limits for Skrill Payments at SpectroCoin

March 30, 2018 | No Comments

We are pleased to announce an increase in Skrill payment limits for SpectroCoin customers. These new limits will make it even more convenient for you to deposit money in order to

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How to Enable Two Factor Authentication at SpectroCoin?

March 30, 2018 | No Comments

SpectroCoin, an all in one solution for cryptocurrencies, ensures the security of its user transactions by using Two Factor Authentication or 2FA method for transactions and is further enhancing its security by introducing this

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Verification Process Explained

March 30, 2018 | No Comments

We are more than happy to see a growing customer base. However, the increasing amount of verification requests makes this growth a double-edged sword. Every week we have around 25,000 – 35,000 newcomers, which shows steady

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Peer-to-Peer Transactions with a Locked Exchange Rate for SpectroCoin Users

March 30, 2018 | No Comments

SpectroCoin, the all in one solution for cryptocurrencies, has introduced the option to send Peer-to-Peer (P2P) transactions internally to SpectroCoin users.

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SpectroCoin Now Has Over 500,000 Clients

March 30, 2018 | No Comments

We started SpectroCoin, an all in one solution for cryptocurrencies, back in 2013. By January 2017 we already had over 130,000 clients. Now approaching 2018, we are happy to announce we have surpassed the 500,000 clients milestone.

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Free and Instant Cryptocurrency (Bitcoin, DASH, Ethereum, NEM) Transactions at SpectroCoin

March 30, 2018 | No Comments

SpectroCoin, a cryptocurrency wallet, exchange, card and payment processing provider, offers to its customers the possibility to make Peer-to-Peer (P2P) cryptocurrency transactions also know as off-chain transactions.

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How to Buy NEM (XEM) at SpectroCoin?

March 30, 2018 | No Comments

SpectroCoin, the cryptocurrency wallet, exchange, debit card, and payment processing provider, is pleased to introduce to its clients the possibility to purchase, sell, and store NEM cryptocurrency.

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Claim an International Bank Account Number at SpectroCoin

March 30, 2018 | No Comments

From now on you can get a personal International Bank Account Number (IBAN) at SpectroCoin – a cryptocurrency wallet, exchange, debit card, and payment processing provider.

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Across the US, Students Are Using University-Supplied Power to Mine Cryptocurrencies

March 30, 2018 | No Comments

Cryptocurrency mining — the process in which computing power is used to solve algorithms, in turn producing coins — is becoming increasingly more common on college campuses across the U.S, especially in those where electricity

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Cloud Moolah Is Changing How Game Developers Monetize by Leveraging the Blockchain

March 30, 2018 | No Comments

Gaming is one of the fastest-growing industries in the world. Back in the mid-2000s, pursuing a career in game development was considered a second-place trophy compared to mainstream entertainment. Most people didn’t consider gaming to ever have a spot in “big

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HiddenMiner: Mines Monero on Android Devices While Protecting Itself From Discovery and Removal

March 30, 2018 | No Comments

Security firm Trend Micro has discovered a new strain of Android malware, calling it “HiddenMiner” because of the advanced techniques it employs to protect itself from discovery and removal. Like most cryptocurrency-mining software, HiddenMiner uses a

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