Users of Coinbase Wallet can now back up their private keys on Google Drive or iCloud, according to an official announcement on Feb. 12. In the statement, Coinbase states that allowing users to upload their keys to a cloud provides a safeguard against lost keys, will will help them avoid losing funds should the keys be
Cryptography is the art of protecting and breaking secrets. Bitcoin employs a special type of cryptography, called public-key cryptography, in order to facilitate its system of storing and transferring of value. It is through this very mechanism that Janet can keep her bitcoins secure or send some of them to Bob,
Coinbase announced in a blog post on Tuesday that its Coinbase Pro product will begin accepting deposits for four new cryptos: DAI, GNT, MKR, and ZIL. Deposits will be taken for at least 12 hours before enabling trading to establish liquidity. This announcement comes after Coinbase announced that it was exploring the addition of over thirty new
Binance, now the world’s third largest cryptocurrency exchange by bitcoin trading volume, is adding support for the recently launched stablecoin, USD Coin (USDC), this weekend. Binance announced Thursday that it will open trading pairs for the regulated, U.S. dollar-pegged token against its own token Binance coin (BNB) and bitcoin (BTC) on Nov.