Blockchain

An Iranian Think Tank Recommends the Use of Cryptocurrencies to Circumvent Sanctions – Mining Bitcoin News

A think tank affiliated with the Iranian Presidency has unveiled a study report that encourages the use of cryptocurrencies in circumventing sanctions against the country....

China's Inner Mongolia Plans to Shut Down Bitcoin Mining Operations by April This Year – Mining Bitcoin News

Inner Mongolia, an autonomous region in northern China, is planning to shut down all cryptocurrency mining activities in the area by April 2021, as part...

Indian Crypto Exchange Unocoin Integrates .crypto Domains To Boost Remittance Market

Blockchain software firm Unstoppable Domains has teamed with Unocoin, India’s top crypto exchange, to boost the remittance market, and deliver the seamless, frictionless flow of...

Three Promising Benefits Of Tokenizing Real Estate

Tokenization is on track to be the next big thing for real estate. By running on blockchain technology, tokenization enables investors to easily capitalize on...

Nvidia Limits the Efficiency of Mining Ether Using Its GPUs by 50% – Mining Bitcoin News

Nvidia announced that it will start limiting the efficiency of mining ethereum or any other crypto using its new range of upcoming graphics processing units...

Bitcoin Hashrate Hits 180 Exahash, Mining Difficulty Climbs Higher, Pools Jump by 35% – Mining Bitcoin News

The price of bitcoin has climbed to phenomenal heights during the last few weeks and this has fueled the crypto asset’s mining sector a great...

Technology

SushiSwap Now Live on Fantom, Polygon, xDai, Binance, Moonbeam

Key Takeaways SushiSwap has deployed its contracts on Fantom, Polygon, xDai, Binance Smart Chain, and Moonbeam. The alpha release is accessible now. The team says...

DeFi Taxes 2021: How to Pay Tax on Borrowing, Lending, Yield Farming, and Liquidity Pool Funds

Key Takeaways Capital gains tax and income tax apply to DeFi earnings depending on the activities and platforms in question. Liquidity pool tokens are typically...

A Step-by-Step Guide to Creating and Selling Non-Fungible Tokens Built With Bitcoin Cash – Technology Bitcoin News

In the summer of 2019, our newsdesk published a step-by-step guide on how to create a non-fungible token (NFT) asset by leveraging the Simple Ledger...

You Don't Need to Report Bitcoin Buys Made in Dollars, Says IRS

Key Takeaways The IRS has provided clarity on answering the mandatory “Yes/No” question about "virtual currency" transactions on income tax form. The agency updated instructions...

Dan Larimer Reveals New Project to Combat "Tyranny" of Twitter

Key Takeaways Larimer has long had an interest in social media platforms, although previous attempts like Voice were highly centralized. He encouraged people to abandon...

The Graph Adds Support for Binance Smart Chain

The Graph is expanding to Binance Smart Chain.  The Graph Expands The Graph, the indexing and querying protocol for the Web3 ecosystem, has added support...