Bummer… Kraken is under maintenance during business hours. Then again… What the #&(@! are business hours in crypto terms…? ***MAINTENANCE ANNOUNCEMENT*** Kraken is presently offline for maintenance. While maintenance is underway, the website and API will not be reachable, and orders will not be able to be placed or canceled. The Kraken Team At least it’s not unintentional. Bloomberg reports that many people are getting concerned that Kraken was hacked. Some folks are tweeting about it… #kraken be like: Our maintenance will take just 2 hours. Sorry, 4 hours. Sorry,…Read More
How Do I Buy XRP on Coinbase?
If you live in the U.S. and are interested in cryptocurrencies, you may be curious about XRP and want to trade it. Problem is, XRP is not traded on the most popular cryptocurrency exchange, Coinbase. If you have a Coinbase account, the following instructions will help you save time when trading XRP while leveraging your Coinbase account. What is XRP? XRP is a cryptocurrency that powers transactions on a financial settlement network called Ripple. Ripple is poised to disrupt multi-trillion dollar interbank payments market, as well as the $500 billion market…Read More
How Do I Fix a Kraken Error 520, 502 or 525?
Kraken offers the broadest array of cryptocurrencies to trade in the U.S… And the website can sometimes crash and throw errors. An Error 520 is a message you will receive if there is a problem resolving to the Kraken site. An Error 502 is a “Bad Gateway”. An Error 525 is an SSL Handshake Error. Some of the errors are from Cloudflare, a content delivery network (CDN) that Kraken uses. Cloudflare’s purpose is to speed sites up by filtering out bots and other potentially harmful spam traffic trying to connect…Read More