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Blockchain Bites: Ethereum Classic Attacked, Electrum Wallet Drained and Taxable Microtasks

On Aug 31, 2020
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Crypto microtransactions worth less than $1 are taxable events, according to a recent @IRSnews memo, because crypto "acts as a substitute for real currency." Get more Blockchain Bites, with @danielgkuhn https://t.co/wWexFWn3xl
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Signature Bank gave out $20 million in PPP loans to crypto firms, Ethereum Classic had another 51% attack and a DCEP wallet went live and disappeared.

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On Aug 31, 2020
@CoinDesk shared
Crypto microtransactions worth less than $1 are taxable events, according to a recent @IRSnews memo, because crypto "acts as a substitute for real currency." Get more Blockchain Bites, with @danielgkuhn https://t.co/wWexFWn3xl
Open

Blockchain Bites: Ethereum Classic Attacked, Electrum Wallet Drained and Taxable Microtasks

Blockchain Bites: Ethereum Classic Attacked, Electrum Wallet Drained and Taxable Microtasks

Signature Bank gave out $20 million in PPP loans to crypto firms, Ethereum Classic had another 51% attack and a DCEP wallet went live and disappeared.

Blockchain Bites: Ethereum Classic Attacked, Electrum Wallet Drained and Taxable Microtasks

Blockchain Bites: Ethereum Classic Attacked, Electrum Wallet Drained and Taxable Microtasks

Signature Bank gave out dozens more PPP loans to crypto firms than previously known, Ethereum Classic has suffered another 51% attack and a digital yuan wallet went live and disappeared.

What China could gain from a digital yuan

What China could gain from a digital yuan

Digitizing the yuan could make central planning a lot easier.

Digital Currencies, Blockchain and the Future of Money

Digital Currencies, Blockchain and the Future of Money

“Blockchain”, “cryptocurrencies”, “tokenisation”, and now “central bank digital currencies” have made it into the technology hype cycle vocabulary, but what’s the difference between all ...

Everything you always wanted to know about CBDCs (but were afraid to ask)

Everything you always wanted to know about CBDCs (but were afraid to ask)

Central Bank Digital Currencies are creating a new architecture for money

Two Versions of Digital Dollar Emerge as Contenders, but Unlikely to Come Soon

Two Versions of Digital Dollar Emerge as Contenders, but Unlikely to Come Soon

The CARES Act shed light on the possibility of a digital dollar. Meanwhile, a blockchain-based solution is also being explored. Will one of them launch soon?

The race to integrate crypto into global banking is real

The race to integrate crypto into global banking is real

Public sector projects are driving greater interest to adopt fiat-backed cryptocurrencies by central and regional banks.

Money Reimagined: From COVID Generation to Crypto Generation

Money Reimagined: From COVID Generation to Crypto Generation

Millennials and Generation Zers have many reasons to embrace crypto and reform the financial system in their own interests.

Bitcoin Basher Agustin Carstens Rails Against Central Bank Crypto Projects

Bitcoin Basher Agustin Carstens Rails Against Central Bank Crypto Projects

Agustin Carstens, Bank for International Settlements (BIS) general manager and a noted bitcoin critic, has said that the launch of central bank-backed crypto assets could undermine ...

Our Money Problems Aren't Technology Problems, They Are Monetary Policy Problems

Our Money Problems Aren't Technology Problems, They Are Monetary Policy Problems

This installment of Off The Chain is free for everyone. I send this email to our investors daily. If you would also like to receive it every morning, join the 40,000 other investors today. ...

Three things central bankers can learn from Bitcoin

Three things central bankers can learn from Bitcoin

In a recent panel discussion, experts highlighted some practical lessons from the original cryptocurrency.

Cryptoconvert: Why A 168-Year Old Banknote Printer Will Soon Be Churning Out Digital Drachmas For Central Banks

Cryptoconvert: Why A 168-Year Old Banknote Printer Will Soon Be Churning Out Digital Drachmas For Central Banks

When printing paper money is your core business, hyper-inflation is your best friend and digital transactions are your worst enemy. How Germany’s Giesecke & Devrient has learned to thrive ...

Regulatory Roundup: Crypto 'Inevitable' in India, China Rankings, NY Streamlines Policy

Regulatory Roundup: Crypto 'Inevitable' in India, China Rankings, NY Streamlines Policy

In this regulatory roundup, we cover a positive crypto story in India, China's year-end rankings, and the European Central Bank entering the stablecoin race. We also cover the New York ...

How far are crypto and digital currencies from the mainstream?

How far are crypto and digital currencies from the mainstream?

Technology research firm Novum Insights looks at mainstream adoption of cryptocurrency and examines which areas might win this race. Cryptocurrency

How are Central Bank Digital Currencies like Lithium-ion Batteries, and how do you build a CBDC today? +20 key Fintech developments

How are Central Bank Digital Currencies like Lithium-ion Batteries, and how do you build a CBDC today? +20 key Fintech developments

Hi Fintech futurists -- In the long take this week, I examine the rising relevance of Central Bank Digital Currencies. We look at the World Economic Forum policy guide to understand ...

What are Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDCs)?

What are Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDCs)?

The term Central bank digital currencies (CBDCs) refers to cryptocurrencies issued from Central Banks. These virtual versions of their fiat counterparts leverage blockchain technology to ...