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$2 Million: Lightning Network Hits Milestone Despite Bitcoin Price Decline

Lightning Network Perhaps it’s unsurprising to readers familiar with Blockstream CEO Adam Back’s recent prediction of a $500,000 Bitcoin, but one of the blockchain startup’s chief technological efforts, the Lightning Network (LN) — which facilitates off-chain Bitcoin payments instantly at...

DARPA Hops on the Blockchain Not Bitcoin Bandwagon

DARPA The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is seeking to get a better understanding of permissionless blockchains, but Bitcoin does not appear to be invited to the party. To achieve this enhanced insight into blockchain technology, the US Department...

A Week of Crypto in San Francisco

It was a busy week across San Francisco last week as developers and industry participants from around the world came together for a series of crypto events. From hackathons to developer meetups to investor conferences, it was a time to...

Coinbase expands with new Dublin office

European expansion will create new jobs and grow the burgeoning Irish crypto economy The number of Coinbase customers in the European Union (EU) grew faster than any other market in 2017. As we scale, we need to attract the best,...

Buy and Sell ZRX on Coinbase

Starting today, Coinbase supports ZRX at Coinbase.com and in the Coinbase Android and iOS apps. Coinbase customers can now buy, sell, send, receive, or store ZRX, along with Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Ethereum, Ethereum Classic and Litecoin. ZRX will be available...

Introducing Salus: How Coinbase scales security automation

By Julian Borrey & Ryan Sears Security at Coinbase is a top priority, and we’re always working to make sure our customers’ information and assets are completely protected at every corner. Many of the software security issues we hear about...

Coinbase and Circle announce the launch of USDC — a Digital Dollar

The new USDC stablecoin is fully collateralized by US dollars and supported by Coinbase and Circle as co-founding members of the CENTRE Consortium Starting today, Coinbase customers in supported jurisdictions can buy, sell, send and receive the USD Coin stablecoin...

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