Coinbase just made it easier than ever to buy cryptocurrency — here’s how

One of the most bewildering things about the brave new world of cryptocurrency is how you actually buy it, but Coinbase has just made it a lot simpler thanks to a tie-in with PayPal.

As revealed in a blog post, Coinbase will now offer its many millions of users the ability to buy Bitcoin, Dogecoin, Ethereum and other cryptocurrencies directly in the app, using a linked PayPal account.