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Crypto currently is comparable to the early days of cell phones, Coinbase President says

In terms of adoption, products and services, the crypto industry has come a long way since Bitcoin’s launch in 2009. Emilie Choi, Coinbase’s president and chief operating officer, however, still said crypto usage needs to be easier.  “It’s about, you know, how do we create the most user-friendly experiences for folks,” Choi told Bloomberg in …

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Coinbase to List Dogecoin in 6-8 Weeks, CEO Reveals

<div class=”featured_image_container”> </div> <strong>Coinbase will be listing dogecoin in the next six to eight weeks, the company’s CEO has revealed. Interest in the meme cryptocurrency has spiked, touted by Tesla CEO Elon Musk, who calls himself the Dogefather.</strong> Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong said during the company’s earnings call Thursday that his exchange will list dogecoin …

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How did Internet Computer (ICP) become a top-10 cryptocurrency overnight?

Traders valued Internet Computer (ICP) at $630 in its debut on Coinbase on Monday. On Binance, however, the dollar bids for the token surged to as high as $3,093 as of Tuesday. Meanwhile, HitBTC reported ICP at the peak of roughly $407. The huge price differences across multiple cryptocurrency exchanges showed a berserk trading sentiment …

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Court Authorizes IRS to Summon User Records From Kraken Cryptocurrency Exchange

<div class=”featured_image_container”> </div> <strong>The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has obtained court authorization to serve a John Doe summons on cryptocurrency exchange Kraken. The tax agency is seeking data of users with $20,000 or more in cryptocurrency transactions during the years 2016 to 2020.</strong> IRS Wants User Information From Crypto Exchanges The U.S. Department of Justice …

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Coinbase crypto exchange to close San Francisco headquarters in 2022

Nasdaq-listed cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase is going completely remote and closing is its head offices in San Francisco. Coinbase announced Wednesday that it will shut down its former headquarters in the Golden Gate City in 2022 as part of its commitment to “being remote first.” “We’ve committed to having no HQ, and it’s important to show …

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Hip Hop Star Nas Calls Himself ‘Cryptocurrency Scarface,’ Mentions Coinbase Investment in New Video

<div class=”featured_image_container”> </div> <strong>Hip hop legend and recording artist Nasir Jones, known by his stage name “Nas,” recently released a new video with record producer DJ Khaled and rapper Jay-Z. The songwriter mentioned being a “cryptocurrency Scarface” and also mentioned the San Francisco company Coinbase in his rhyme. Nas was an early Coinbase investor back …

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Nas brags about Coinbase and crypto wealth in new track with DJ Khaled

American rapper and cryptocurrency investor Nasir Jones, better known by his stage name Nas, has invited fans to join the cryptocurrency industry in a newly released track. Released last week, “Sorry Not Sorry” features a collaboration with DJ Khaled, Jay-Z and James Fauntleroy, with Nas rapping about Coinbase, the United States’ largest crypto exchange that …

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Coinbase Buys Data Firm Skew, Company’s First Acquisition Since the Nasdaq Direct Listing

<div class=”featured_image_container”> </div> <strong>On April 30, the crypto-focused data analytics company Skew announced the firm has been acquired by the San Francisco company Coinbase. The exchange will leverage Skew’s data with the firm’s institutional subsidiary Coinbase Prime. The goal is to make “cryptocurrency markets more transparent and accessible for institutional investors.”</strong> Coinbase Acquires Analytics Company …

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Digital Asset Marketplace Apifiny Prime Granted FINRA Broker-Dealer License Approval

<div class=”featured_image_container”> </div> <strong>On Thursday, Apifiny, a global digital asset trading and mining network, announced the company’s subsidiary Apifiny Prime has been granted a broker-dealer license from the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA). The firm now joins the ranks of brokerage and exchange businesses like Coinbase, Etoro, and Circle.</strong> FINRA Grants Apifiny Prime a Broker-Dealer …

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Coinbase offers customers a way to purchase crypto using PayPal

Coinbase users with PayPal accounts will now have another way to purchase crypto through the exchange. In an announcement from Coinbase today, the crypto exchange said it would be allowing its customers based in the U.S. to buy crypto using debit cards and bank accounts linked to their PayPal accounts. Coinbase said the move would …

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