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Coinbase Prevents 1,000+ Customers From Sending Bitcoin to Twitter Hackers

Coinbase Prevents 1,000+ Customers From Sending Bitcoin to Twitter Hackers

An unexpected hero has emerged from the hack of high-profile accounts on Twitter last week: Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase Inc. said today it prevented more than 1,000 customers from sending bitcoin to accounts operated by those behind the hack. In the hack of Twitter Inc.

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Coinbase Becomes Visa Principal Member

Coinbase Becomes Visa Principal Member

Coinbase has become the first pure-play cryptocurrency company to gain Visa membership. Coinbase launched its Visa debit card in the UK in 2019, enabling users to use one of up to ten cryptocurrencies for spending on everyday purchases. The card has since been rolled out to 29 markets worldwide.

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Coinbase Wins Patent to Protect a Secure Bitcoin Payments System

Coinbase Wins Patent to Protect a Secure Bitcoin Payments System

The US Patent and Trademark Office has granted protection for a secure Bitcoin payment system to Coinbase. The system itself paves the way for users to pay directly with bitcoin through their wallet, without having to worry about the security of their private key.

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Cryptocurrency Firm Coinbase Suspends Wikileaks’ Bitcoin Account

Cryptocurrency Firm Coinbase Suspends Wikileaks’ Bitcoin Account

Carl Court | Getty Images Wikileaks has claimed that Coinbase has suspended it from using the cryptocurrency firm’s payments service. Coinbase offers a feature that lets online shops accept cryptocurrencies as payments. Wikileaks, which is famous for publishing confidential documents, sells items from t-shirts to posters.

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