Coinbase

Curious Inquiries

New York Attorney General Launches Inquiry Into 13 Cryptocurrency Exchanges

AG Schneiderman sent letters to 13 exchanges including Coinbase and Bitfinex asking for information on their operations.
Jordan Pearson
4.17.18
Coinbase

Coinbase Is Getting Sued for Insider Trading

The lawsuit alleges that some were tipped off ahead of the release of Bitcoin Cash on the platform.
Daniel Oberhaus
3.5.18
ruh roh

Coinbase Is Investigating Insider Trading for Bitcoin Cash

Trades were frozen hours after adding support.
Jordan Pearson
12.20.17
The Taxman Cometh

Coinbase Ordered to Turn Over Identities of 14,355 Cryptocurrency Traders to the IRS

The exchange lost a legal battle and now Bitcoin’s tax problem is coming to a head.
Daniel Oberhaus
11.29.17
net neutrality

The End of Net Neutrality Means ISPs Could Crack Down on Cryptocurrencies

Experts worry that net neutrality repeals could affect everyone's favorite magic internet money.
Jordan Pearson
11.27.17
Bitcoin

A Second Bitcoin Fork Is Looming and Battle Lines Are Being Drawn

Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, and soon... Bitcoin Gold.
Jordan Pearson
10.23.17
No Nazis No KKK

Can the Bitcoin Community Stop Neo-Nazis From Using the Digital Currency?

Decentralization is a double-edged sword.
Jordan Pearson
8.18.17
ethereum

Here’s How Traders Lost Millions in the First Ethereum Flash Crash

The price of ether fell to as low as 10 cents on one exchange, and the wider cryptocurrency community is still in shock.
Corin Faife
6.22.17
FAQ

Okay, WTF Is Ethereum?

A beginner’s guide to the world’s second most popular cryptocurrency.
Daniel Oberhaus
Jordan Pearson
6.16.17
Internet Insecurity

The Rising Price of Bitcoin and Ethereum Is Leading to More Hacking Attempts

If you own bitcoin or ether, two-factor authentication (and not with SMS) is your friend.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
6.6.17
Bitcoin

How Coinbase Traders Are Fighting Back IRS Attempts to Reveal Their Identities

With the IRS attempting to force Coinbase to disclose the identities of its users, several users have identified themselves and attempted to intervene in the litigation. Who will prevail?
Oliver Lee Bateman
1.6.17
Bitcoin

IRS Demands Identities of All US Coinbase Traders Over Three Year Period

Coinbase has some 4.8 million users and 10.6 million wallets, according to the site's own figures.
Joseph Cox
11.18.16
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