How Tesla’s Latest Decision Impacts the Environment

As you may already know, Tesla CEO Elon Musk announced on Twitter that the company “has suspended vehicle purchases using Bitcoin” over environmental concerns. This took many by surprise as although it’s true that Bitcoin negatively impacts the environment, Elon…

New York Bill Proposes Banning Crypto Mining for 3 Years over Environmental Reasons

New York Democrat Senators Kevin S. Parker and Rachel May are proposing New York Senate Bill 6486 which would effectively ban cryptocurrency mining for three years in an attempt to cut down on the carbon footprint. It is a well-known…

Latin America Crypto Exchange Bitso Raised $250 Million

Mexico-based cryptocurrency exchange site Bitso made an announcement stating that it has raised $250 million which places the company’s valuation at a whopping $2.2 billion. Thanks to this funding, Bitso is now one of the biggest fintech companies and the…

President Biden Plans to Propose on Raising Federal Capital Gains Tax

President Joe Biden is expected to put forth a proposal that will raise the federal capital gains tax from 20% to 39.6%, but if you factor in the Medicare surtax, the richest taxpayers will end up paying 43.4%. According to…

Fashion Labels Will Use Blockchain to Fight Counterfeits

If you’ve been following this series of blockchain articles, you would know that the technology has a wide array of applications outside of bitcoin. We have seen how blockchain can change the healthcare industry, its usage in shipping, and in…

The Issues Preventing Further Blockchain Implementation

Blockchain technology promises a lot; it promises to improve security on people’s personal information, improve security on importing and exporting cargo, and even the food we eat. In fact, we’re already seeing industries starting to implement blockchain technology like the…

Golem for Noobs

What is Golem? Golem is an Ethereum-based software that allows users to run a marketplace where computing tools can be purchased and sold for cryptocurrencies. Golem is one of the first Ethereum ventures, and it’s conceived as a kind of…

Bitcoin Reward Startup Lolli Gains $5 Million in Funding

Bitcoin rewards startup company Lolli has raised $5 million in funding thanks to a push by celebrity investors. Lolli offers a browser extension and an app that gives bitcoin rewards up to 30% for online shopping purchases, but it depends…

How Blockchain Can Change Gaming

As you no doubt have seen, the adoption of blockchain technology is becoming increasingly common; in fact, we have a series of articles all about the different industries that utilize blockchain like the one about the healthcare industry. Today, I’m…

Double Jump.tokyo and Square Enix collaborate on New NFT Content

Double jump.tokyo and Square Enix have announced that they are collaborating to develop some kind of content using blockchain technology. Details on the deal and content are sparse, but we do know it will eventually lead to the system development…