Opera Adds Crypto Buying Service to Android Wallet

Opera now lets Android users buy ethereum’s ether (ETH) cryptocurrency directly from its browser-based wallet, it announced Wednesday. For the new service, Opera said it has partnered with regulated crypto brokerage Safello to provide the cash-to-crypto exchange. The feature allows payments with credit and debit cards, along with “trusted” payment networks including Swish in Sweden. At launch, ether purchasing is available only in Sweden, Norway and Denmark, however. Safello – which is registered with Sweden’s Financial Supervisory Authority – will verify users who make purchases using Sweden’s BankID and Denmark’s NemID…

Little-Known Resistance May Be Blocking Bitcoin Price Bounce

View Bitcoin continues to chart bearish lower highs along the 50-candle moving average on the 6-hour chart. The immediate bias remains bearish while the cryptocurrency is held below that average line, currently at $3,450. Recent history shows bull failures at the 6-hour 50-candle moving average are often followed by a drop below the recent low. BTC, therefore, risks printing fresh multi-week lows below $3,322 (Jan. 29 low), having faced rejection at the crucial moving average hurdle earlier today. A convincing 6-hour close above the moving average resistance will likely weaken…

Coinbase’s Wallet App Is Getting Bitcoin Support This Week

Coinbase users will soon be able to directly control their bitcoin holdings from the firm’s Wallet app. The San Francisco-based cryptocurrency exchange announced the news in a blog post Wednesday, saying that Coinbase Wallet will be updated over the next week to add bitcoin support to all users on iOS and Android. Bitcoin support will be “activated by default,” Coinbase said, meaning users will just have to tap “receive” tab in the app and select “bitcoin” to receive the cryptocurrency directly in the wallet. Coinbase Wallet already supports ethereum (ETH), ethereum…

Coinbase Extends PayPal Withdrawal Option to 32 European Countries

Coinbase customers in the EU and the European Free Trade Association (EFTA) countries can now make withdrawals into their PayPal accounts. The San Francisco-based cryptocurrency exchange announced the news Tuesday, explaining that, until now, European customers have had only Single Euro Payments Area (SEPA) and UK Faster Payments options available for withdrawals. The expanded service means customers of 32 European countries will now have the PayPal withdrawal option, with a total of 28 member countries in the EU and the four nations of the EFTA: Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland. Support for…

Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC Could Make a Sustained Move Lower

Bitcoin price extended losses and traded below the $3,400 and $3,375 supports against the US Dollar. There was a break below a major bullish trend line with support at $3,405 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The price is trading with a bearish bias and it could extend declines below $3,350 and $3,320. Bitcoin price failed to stay above $3,400 and extended decline against the US Dollar. BTC price broke the $3,375 support, opening the doors for more losses below the $3,320 support. Bitcoin…

Crypto Market Update: BNB Outperforms, EOS, Bitcoin Cash, Tron (TRX) Price Analysis

The total crypto market cap declined sharply and broke the $108.00B support level. EOS price traded lower and broke the $2.38 and $2.35 support levels. Binance Coin (BNB) outperformed and traded higher by more than 9%. Bitcoin cash price is down more than 5% and broke the $115 support level. Tron (TRX) price retreated from well above $0.0265 and tested the $0.0255 support. The crypto market declined heavily, dragged by bitcoin (BTC) and Ethereum. Binance coin (BNB) outperformed while coins like BCH, ripple, EOS, TRX and ADA declined sharply. Bitcoin…

Ripple Price Analysis: XRP Remains at Risk of Further Declines

Ripple price declined further and broke the $0.2940 and $0.2900 support levels against the US dollar. There is a key bearish trend line in place with resistance near $0.2960 on the hourly chart of the XRP/USD pair (data source from Kraken). The pair is trading in a bearish zone and it could continue to move down towards $0.2820 or $0.2800. Ripple price accelerated losses against the US Dollar and Bitcoin. XRP/USD settled below $0.2940 and any recovery from the current levels could find a strong selling interest. Ripple Price Analysis…

Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH Tumbles, $100 Support At Risk

ETH price declined sharply and broke the $105 support area against the US Dollar. There was a break below a major bullish trend line with support at $105 on the hourly chart of ETH/USD (data feed via Kraken). The pair dived towards the $100 support area and it is currently consolidating losses. Ethereum price declined heavily against the US Dollar and bitcoin. ETH/USD is now at a risk of more losses below the $100 and $958 support levels in the near term. Ethereum Price Analysis After multiple rejections near the…

EU and European Free Trade Association customers can now withdraw to their PayPal accounts

Last year we announced support for PayPal in the U.S., and today we’re expanding that support for PayPal withdrawals to all E.U. customers and customers in European Free Trade Association countries (Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland). We strive to make Coinbase the safest and easiest place to use cryptocurrency — offering convenient withdrawal options like PayPal is another big step towards that goal. Before PayPal, SEPA and UK Faster Payments were the only options for European customers to withdraw funds. Part of our commitment to being the safest and easiest is to…

Announcing Bitcoin (BTC) Support on Coinbase Wallet

Starting today, you can now store your Bitcoin (BTC) directly in the Coinbase Wallet app. Our goal with Coinbase Wallet is to create the world’s leading user-custodied crypto wallet. Coinbase Wallet already supports Ethereum, Ethereum Classic, and over 100,000 different ERC20 tokens and ERC721 collectibles built on Ethereum. Adding support for Bitcoin is an important next step in that direction. The new Wallet update with Bitcoin support will roll out to all users on iOS and Android over the next week. Bitcoin support is activated by default — all you need to…