Crypto exchange Coinbase is forced to throttle traffic after its viral QR-code Super Bowl ad briefly crashes its website
- February 15, 2022
- Posted by: MasterAdmin
- Category: Cryptocurrency
Coinbase listed on the Nasdaq in 2021.
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Crypto exchange Coinbase said it was back up and running after its Super Bowl ad giveaway crashed its website.
The Super Bowl LVI ad featured a QR code bouncing around a screen, offering $15 in free bitcoin for new signups.
Coinbase’s website couldn’t handle the huge amounts of visitors the ad prompted, forcing it to throttle traffic.…