Overnight, Bitcoin continued to rise and once approached $ 9,000. The Coinbase status page shows that the exchange ’s website, mobile applications, and API experienced intermittent downtime and connection issues from 1:28 to 3:15 on the 30th. At 5:02, Coinbase stated that the issue has been resolved and the exchange has resumed normal operation. Coinbase officials stated that the downtime only affected customers’ access to Coinbase and Coinbase Pro UI, and did not affect transactions through the API or the health of the underlying market. In addition, another crypto exchange, Kraken, also reported some problems with the API connection, but it has now returned to normal operation.