USDC: The digital dollar for the global crypto economy

TL;DR: Coinbase believes crypto will be part of the solution for creating an open financial system that is both more efficient and more equitable. We co-founded the Centre Consortium in 2018 to invest in the build of USDC, and since then it has become the second largest stablecoin by market capitalization. We firmly believe that…

Vasil Update: Cardano Founder Frustrated Over “Fragmented Approach”

You are here: Home / News / Altcoin News / Vasil Update: Cardano Founder Frustrated Over “Fragmented Approach” August 21, 2022 by Lipika Deka Founder of the Cardano ecosystem Charles Hoskinson took to Twitter to vent his frustration over fud reports following the testnet fiasco. It needs to be reminded that one of the leading…

Cardano Delays Vasil Hardfork Due to Pending Bug Fixes

Cardano has postponed its Vasil upgrade by four weeks. It’s now slated for late July. Shutterstock covers by JLStock and Min C. Chiu (edited by Mariia Kozyr) Key Takeaways Cardano has postponed its Vasil hardfork upgrade to the last week of July. Input Output Global, the company behind Cardano, cited seven bugs as the reason…

Dogecoin Now Accepted for Payment at Loop Rides by Elon’s Boring Company

You are here: Home / News / Altcoin News / Dogecoin Now Accepted for Payment at Loop Rides by Elon’s Boring Company July 7, 2022 by Vignesh Karunanidhi Customers are now able to use Dogecoin to pay for rides on Elon Musk’s The Boring Company (TBC) transportation system in Las Vegas (DOGE) According to a…

Dogecoin Is Now Available for Japanese Investors Through FTX Japan

You are here: Home / News / Altcoin News / Dogecoin Is Now Available for Japanese Investors Through FTX Japan July 6, 2022 by Vignesh Karunanidhi Dogecoin is now officially listed on FTX Japan, which makes it the first local exchange to offer perpetual DOGE trading. The information was made available on both FTX Japan’s…

The Ethereum Merge is Coming: Here’s what you need to know

Tl;dr: Ethereum is anticipated to move to Proof-of-Stake (PoS) on or around September 15, 2022 making it more secure, less energy-intensive, and better for implementing new scaling solutions. Rest assured, your assets will be safe and secure during this period and no action is required to upgrade on your part. The following piece outlines what…

Top 3 Coins to Watch Today: XRP, CHZ, OMG – August 3 Trading Analysis

Let’s take a closer look at today’s altcoins showing breakout signals. We’ll explain what the coin is, then dive into the trading charts and provide some analysis to help you decide. 1. Ripple (XRP) Ripple XRP is the currency that runs on a digital payment platform known as RippleNet, on top of a distributed ledger database called…

ProShares Wants You to Short Bitcoin Through Its New ETF

ProShares’ new ETF is designed to deliver the inverse performance of the CME Bitcoin Futures Index. Key Takeaways ProShares will launch the first Bitcoin short ETF on Jun. 21. The ETF will allow investors to hedge their crypto holdings or potentially profit from Bitcoin price drops. Bitcoin is currently trading 70% down from its all…

Reinforcing our customers account security with enhanced password protection

Tl;dr: We are excited to announce the expansion of our enhanced password protections. By protecting the first layer of our user’s account protection, their passwords, we are continuing our commitment to offer our customers with the best security tools to protect their funds and accounts.By Abhishek Agarwal, Group Product ManagerAt Coinbase, one of our core…

Bitcoin Breaks Below Crucial $20,000 Level as Market Bleed Continues

Key Takeaways Bitcoin has broken below $20,000 for the first time since December 2020, while Ethereum has dipped below $1,000. It’s the first time Bitcoin has fallen below its previous cycle’s high. Bitcoin topped $19,600 in December 2017 and is now trading lower. Several factors are contributing to the latest crypto selloff, with some of…