Category: Bitcoin cash

Brazil’s Tax Regulator Wants to Snoop on Cryptocurrency Businesses

Brazil’s Department of Federal Revenue (RFB) has recently revealed it’s looking to monitor the activities of businesses dealing with cryptocurrency, a move it claims will help it prevent tax evasion and money laundering. Brazil’s Tax Man Wants to Monitor Cryp…

3 Common Myths People Have About Crypto (1 of 3)

watch time: 36 minutes Here are three common myths people that have when first hearing about crypto: that cryptocurrencies are anonymous (and therefore more likely to be used by criminals); that there’s no real use case (aside from speculation); and …

Bitcoin emissions alone could push global warming above 2°C

Bitcoin is a power-hungry cryptocurrency that is increasingly used as an investment and payment system. Here we show that projected Bitcoin usage, should it follow the rate of adoption of other broadly adopted technologies, could alone produce enough CO2 emis…

Crypto Platform Coinbase Secures $300 Million in Series E Funding Round

Popular cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has raised a fresh $300 million in a Series E financing round, bringing the company valuation to $8 billion. Coinbase plans to use the funding to “accelerate the adoption of cryptocurrencies,” as it plans to remain the…