Coinbase Extends PayPal Withdrawal Option to 32 European Countries

Coinbase Extends PayPal Withdrawal Option to 32 European Countries 1  PASSIVE INCOME IDEAS BITCOIN AND BLOCKCHAIN

Coinbase Extends PayPal Withdrawal Option to 32 European Countries Coinbase customers in the EU and the European Free Trade Association (EFTA) countries can now make withdrawals into their PayPal accounts. The San Francisco-based cryptocurrency exchange announced the news Tuesday, explaining that, until now, European customers have had only Single Euro Payments Area (SEPA) and UK Faster Payments options available for withdrawals. The expanded service means customers of 32 European countries will now have the PayPal withdrawal option, with a total of 28 member countries in the EU and the four nations…

From Mar-a-Lago to Coinbase, Dubious Claims Follow Doc.com Token Sales

From Mar-a-Lago to Coinbase, Dubious Claims Follow Doc.com Token Sales 2  PASSIVE INCOME IDEAS BITCOIN AND BLOCKCHAIN

From Mar-a-Lago to Coinbase, Dubious Claims Follow Doc.com Token Sales A health startup tied to a public cryptocurrency is using overstated language about some of its industry relationships and its affiliation with crypto exchange Coinbase as it seeks to sell tokens to investors, a CoinDesk investigation has found. Mexico City-based Doc.com, which offers an app that provides healthcare and psychology consulting to underprivileged communities, also features a built-in wallet for the startup’s cryptocurrency, MTC. The venture-backed startup raised over $1.8 million in an initial coin offering (ICO) in 2018, then…

Who’s Left, Joined and Almost Joined Coinbase Since Its $300 Million Raise

Who's Left, Joined and Almost Joined Coinbase Since Its $300 Million Raise 3  PASSIVE INCOME IDEAS BITCOIN AND BLOCKCHAIN

Who’s Left, Joined and Almost Joined Coinbase Since Its $300 Million Raise Crypto exchange startup Coinbase is a hot place to work – and undoubtedly a coveted resume destination for technologists looking to advance their careers in Silicon Valley. One of the cryptocurrency industry’s few unicorns – or companies with a valuation over $1 billion (Coinbase was valued at $8 billion in its last $300 million funding round in October 2018) – the San Francisco-based exchange has nearly 800 staff members and is adding “dozens of employees each week,” spokesperson Rachael…

Coinbase Adds Crypto-to-Crypto Trading for Retail Customers

Coinbase Adds Crypto-to-Crypto Trading for Retail Customers 4  PASSIVE INCOME IDEAS BITCOIN AND BLOCKCHAIN

Coinbase Adds Crypto-to-Crypto Trading for Retail Customers Coinbase users can begin trading cryptocurrencies directly with other cryptocurrencies, the exchange startup said Monday. The company is adding support for crypto-to-crypto trading for its retail customers, adding a feature that has long been available to professional cryptocurrency trading services, said product manager Anna Marie Clifton. Users on Coinbase.com, as well as the Android and iOS apps, will be able to begin trading bitcoin pairs in the coming days through the new feature, called Coinbase Convert. She told CoinDesk that while trading pairs…

Spend your crypto balance on e-gift cards – The Coinbase Blog

Spend your crypto balance on e-gift cards – The Coinbase Blog 5  PASSIVE INCOME IDEAS BITCOIN AND BLOCKCHAIN

Spend your crypto balance on e-gift cards – The Coinbase Blog We often hear from customers that they want to be able to do more with their cryptocurrency. We’ve spent 2018 focused on behind-the-scenes utility work to help them do just that. This work has culminated in 12 big updates that we’re excited to share with the community — one announcement every day for our very own 12 Days of Coinbase. These are our holiday season thank you to the community as we head into a big 2019. What better way to…

Empowering Venezuelan families with GiveCrypto – The Coinbase Blog

Empowering Venezuelan families with GiveCrypto – The Coinbase Blog 6  PASSIVE INCOME IDEAS BITCOIN AND BLOCKCHAIN

Empowering Venezuelan families with GiveCrypto – The Coinbase Blog At Coinbase, we’re dedicated to creating tomorrow’s open financial system, not only by allowing people to buy crypto, but also to use it. GiveCrypto.org (founded by CEO Brian Armstrong) takes some of the best parts of that system — cross-border accessibility, ease of small payments, and real-time transfers — to empower those who don’t have enough in our legacy economy. That’s why we’re using 12 Days of Coinbase as an opportunity to make a $10,000 donation in Zcash ($ZEC) to support their pioneering work. Our…

Token Refreshes – The Coinbase Blog

Token Refreshes – The Coinbase Blog 7  PASSIVE INCOME IDEAS BITCOIN AND BLOCKCHAIN

Token Refreshes – The Coinbase Blog Every time we log into an app using our Facebook or Google account, we rely on the authentication protocol OAuth. As developers, we frequently have to work with APIs that use OAuth as their authentication mechanism. The Coinbase App uses OAuth to authenticate users so they can buy and sell digital currencies with the Coinbase API. “Highly accurate depiction of OAuth authentication” After receiving a token, apps typically persist it and apply it to each request that requires authentication. In the Coinbase Android app,…

Coinbase Considers Adding 30 New Crypto Assets to Its Exchange

Coinbase Considers Adding 30 New Crypto Assets to Its Exchange 8  PASSIVE INCOME IDEAS BITCOIN AND BLOCKCHAIN

Coinbase Considers Adding 30 New Crypto Assets to Its Exchange UPDATE, 12/7/18 18:00 UTC: Four hours after announcing the list, Coinbase Pro said it was launching support for Civic, District0x, Loom Network and Decentraland’s tokens. Its order books will remain in transfer-only mode for 48 hours, with customers able to deposit, but not withdraw, any of the tokens. After adding support for several new tokens over the past months, Coinbase has revealed more than 30 crypto assets it is considering for listing. However, the San-Francisco-based exchange is not adding the 31 tokens…

Coinbase Wants to Own ‘BUIDL’ Trademark, Filing Reveals

Coinbase Wants to Own 'BUIDL' Trademark, Filing Reveals 9  PASSIVE INCOME IDEAS BITCOIN AND BLOCKCHAIN

Coinbase Wants to Own ‘BUIDL’ Trademark, Filing Reveals Exchange giant Coinbase is seeking a trademark for “BUIDL,” a popular term used by some segments of the cryptocurrency community, public records show. According to an Oct. 2 filing with the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), the San Francisco–based tech unicorn wants “BUIDL” to become one of the company’s protected brand names. “BUIDL, not HODL,” a rallying cry in the blockchain developer community first noted on CoinDesk in 2015, is meant to suggest that building real-world use cases is just as valuable…

Coinbase Is Planning a Year-Long Decentralized Identity Experiment

Coinbase Is Planning a Year-Long Decentralized Identity Experiment 10  PASSIVE INCOME IDEAS BITCOIN AND BLOCKCHAIN

Coinbase Is Planning a Year-Long Decentralized Identity Experiment One of the crypto industry’s biggest players is experimenting with ways to give its users more control of their personal information. Crypto exchange turned corporate unicorn Coinbase has a 17-person team currently exploring decentralized identity solutions. B Byrne, the product manager of Coinbase’s identity team, told CoinDesk he wants to “help people own more of who they are online.” Revealed exclusively to CoinDesk, Byrne’s approach relies on creating bridges between Coinbase products, such as its mobile wallet, with a built-in decentralized application (dapp)…