Coinbase confirmed on Tuesday a new round of funding led by Tiger Global Management, with participation from Y Combinator Continuity, Wellington Management, Andreessen Horowitz, Polychain and others. The Series E equity round of $300 million pushes Coinbase’s valuation to over $8 billion. In August 2017, Coinbase was valued at $1.6 billion. The latest investment coincides with…

Coinbase, in a partnership with Goldman Sachs-backed Circle, have announced the launch of a ‘digital dollar’ stablecoin called USDC. “Starting today, Coinbase customers in supported jurisdictions can buy, sell, send and receive the USD Coin stablecoin (USDC) at Coinbase.com and in the Coinbase iOS and Android apps. US customers outside New York state can buy…

It seems iPhone users won’t have access to the crypto collectible craze anytime soon. The news comes after forthcoming video game War Riders was featured on the Coinbase Wallet iOS app and then quickly withdrawn. In War Riders, players drive around an apocalyptic wasteland, building up armies of vehicles – vehicles represented by non-fungible tokens,…

Do you want to invest in Bitcoin or other cryptocurrencies? If you are new to the world of blockchain and digital currencies, you might have a hard time locating and identifying the best cryptocurrency exchange. It is crucial that you choose an exchange platform with a suitable set of features, good reputation, and offers the…


Cryptocurrency startup Coinbase has announced the acquisition of Earn.com, one of the industry’s best-funded startups. A statement released on Monday confirms a previous CoinDesk report in which sources said that Coinbase and other potential buyers were in talks to acquire Earn.com, formerly known as 21 Inc. 21 Inc previously ran a bitcoin mining operation, powered by technology from…


XRP is marketed as a valuable link between the world of traditional banking and digital currencies, supposedly designed to revolutionize how banks move cash across borders, making transactions faster and cheaper. Despite this, Ripple is struggling to get listed on two major U.S.-based cryptocurrency exchanges, Gemini and Coinbase. According to people familiar with the matter who asked to…


We’re potentially days away from the anticipated arrival of Ripple on major cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase and a surge in the coin’s value as a result. Access is everything, especially in the world of cryptocurrency, which hinges, at least in part, on supply and demand. When one of the biggest and most popular exchanges begins to…