Prominent bitcoin and Ethereum wallet and exchange Coinbase has unveiled a new feature to users in Europe who will now be able to purchase the digital currencies on their phones, using a payment card.
Coinbase has announced that its European customers can now purchase bitcoin and Ethereum on their mobile phones using a credit or debit card.
The prominent bitcoin wallet and services provider revealed that forty percent of digital currency purchases via payment cards in the U.S. were done on mobile. The new feature is a means to making bitcoin- and ether-buying simpler and easier while on the go with a mobile phone.
With its acceptance of payment cards for easier purchasing, the digital currency exchange initially introduced a beta phase in March 2016 which saw Coinbase users in the United States purchase bitcoin with a debit card. Toward the end of April 2016, that feature was made available to all U.S. users.
In recent times, the San Francisco, California-based digital currency exchange is making a marked effort in expanding internationally. Last month, Coinbase expanded its services to Australia,