Tag: Coinbase

Coinbase Spamming Bitcoin Memepool

Is Coinbase Spamming the Bitcoin Memepool? The Case for SegWit

According to some new data that has being presented, Coinbase, the largest cryptocurrency exchange in the world, has been responsible for a large amount of the network spam that has being plaguing the Bitcoin memepool recently. A twitter user called...

/ January 12, 2018
Intel CPU Vulnerability Cryptocurrency

The Intel CPU Vulnerability that has the Crypto Community Worried

When it comes to vulnerabilities that can affect cryptocurrency users, most think about exchange hacks, malware infections and wallet vulnerabilities. However, there is one vulnerability that has escaped scrutiny despite the wide implications. The vulnerability is a hardware issue that...

/ January 5, 2018
WhalePanda Threatens to Sue Coinbase

Trader WhalePanda Threatens to Sue Coinbase over Missing Funds

WhalePanda is a well-known trader, blogger and market commentator in the cryptcurrency community. In fact, his standing among crypto traders earned him one of the most influential people in cryptocurrencies last year on Coindesk. Yet, it seems that not even...

/ January 4, 2018
Ripple XRP Price Explosion

Ripple (XRP): Exploding Up to $3, But What Gives?

The space was astonished days ago when Ripple (XRP) hit the $1 USD milestone. And we felt the same way when the cryptocurrency burst through $2. Now? At press time, the XRP price is hovering just under the astonishing $3...

/ January 3, 2018
CryptoCurrency Loophole 1031

Bad News for Crypto Investors in New U.S. Tax Bill

The Trump administration has just signed into law a new tax bill that is set to be a major overhaul to the U.S. tax regime. There has been a lot of talks about how the tax bill is likely to...

/ December 26, 2017
Picasso Trading Bot Coinbase

Could a Trading Bot be Behind the Coinbase Pricing Discrepancies?

This was a really interesting week in the wild west of the cryptocurrency markets. One of the most interesting developments was the release of Bitcoin Cash on Coinbase and the ensuing market rally that led to numerous allegations. Many people...

/ December 24, 2017
Coinbase Release Bitcoin Cash

Coinbase Launches BCH, Accusations of Insider Trading Abound

In a somewhat surprising move, cryptocurrency stalwart Coinbase suddenly listed bitcoin cash on their exchange earlier today. In addition to listing the new currency, all holders of bitcoin before the fork last summer now will have an equal amount of...

/ December 20, 2017
Coinbase hands IRS Data

The IRS Strikes: Coinbase Under Siege For Customer Info

In 2016, the United States IRS demanded that Coinbase provide them with information about all of their U.S. based customers, including their purchase histories. Coinbase refused. This year, the IRS is back on the hunt. This time, they are only...

/ November 30, 2017
What happens to Bitcoin Die

What happens to your Bitcoin when you die?

With Bitcoin first emerging in 2008, the world of cryptocurrency is still very much in its infancy. Due to the fast paced nature of the sector, the majority of people in the space tend not to look too far into...

/ November 28, 2017
Bitcoin Gold Is Here

Bitcoin Gold Is Here: Do the Pros Outweigh the Cons, or Vice Versa?

Bitcoin Gold (BTG)—the newly forked chain that just split off from the incumbent Bitcoin (BTC)—arrived in the crypto community on October 24th, 2017. We previously covered the announcement of the Bitcoin Gold fork earlier this month. It’s been a volatile...

/ October 25, 2017