Bitcoin



CRYPTO23000 - Cryptoassets for individuals: valuation

Many cryptoassets (such as bitcoin) are traded on exchanges which do not use pound sterling, so the value of any gain or loss must be converted into pound sterling on the Self-Assessment tax return. … [+530 chars]... read more (Www.gov.uk)

Square Customers Buy $2.72 Billion Worth Of Bitcoin In Q2

In a new shareholder letter published Sunday, payments giant Square revealed customers bought $2.72 billion worth of bitcoin in Q2 of this year. Square's total Q2 net revenue was $4.68 billion, up … [+1529 chars]... read more (Bitcoin Magazine)

Canaan Announces Appointment of Chief Financial Officer

BEIJING, Aug. 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Canaan Inc. (NASDAQ: CAN) ("Canaan" or the "Company"), a leading high-performance computing solutions provider, today announced the appointment of Mr. James Jin … [+5510 chars]... read more (Yahoo Entertainment)

Wall Street Breakfast: Infrastructure Week

Listen on the go! A daily podcast of Wall Street Breakfast will be available by 8:00 a.m. on Seeking Alpha, iTunes, Stitcher and Spotify. Infrastructure week Senators were back on Capitol Hill on … [+10214 chars]... read more (Seeking Alpha)

Saudi Aramco dismisses ‘false and inaccurate’ rumors on Bitcoin mining

The Saudi Arabian Oil Company (Saudi Aramco) stirred interest among crypto enthusiasts last year after investing $5 million in blockchain-based oil trading company Vakt. While this move aimed to digi… [+1523 chars]... read more (Cointelegraph)

Need to Know: It could be a big week for bitcoin. Here’s what could decide it, says strategist

August is kicking off in the green, with stock futures tracking gains out of Asia, in a week that will finish off with another batch of big U.S. jobs data.Also on the move is bitcoin BTCUSD, -4.… [+4719 chars]... read more (MarketWatch)

What is money, really? And why Bitcoin is not the answer (even if blockchain is brilliant & potentially helpful in democratising money)

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Brand executive posts discounted Utah home listing for Dogecoin

Crypto as a payment option for real estate continues to gain traction as the adoption of virtual currencies for both commercial transactions continues to take shape. Scott Paul, the founder of Utah-… [+1618 chars]... read more (Cointelegraph)

Shilpa Shetty slams 'trial by media' and says she is 'law-abiding Indian' after husband's arrest

Shilpa Shetty has condemned the 'trial by media' and the 'rumours and accusations' surrounding her husband's arrest for allegedly producing pornographic films. The Bollywood actress, 46, said she is… [+7621 chars]... read more (Daily Mail)

10 things before the opening bell

SOPA Images/Getty Images Welcome to 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. If this was forwarded to you, sign up here. Plus, download Insider's app for news on the go - click here for iOS and here for… [+2481 chars]... read more (Business Insider)


Blockchain



Scienjoy Partnership to Build U.S Livestreaming Studio and NFT Gallery

BEIJING, Aug. 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Scienjoy Holding Corporation ("Scienjoy", the "Company") (NASDAQ: SJ), a leading live entertainment mobile streaming platform in China, today announced plans to … [+7646 chars]... read more (PRNewswire)

Building The Next Level Of Customer Loyalty Through Tokenization

Gary Fowler is a serial AI entrepreneur with 17 startups and an IPO. He is CEO and co-founder of GSDVS.com and Yva.ai. getty Now more than ever, the value of a loyal customer is incomparable. And b… [+5772 chars]... read more (Forbes)

Giochi in uscita su PC ad agosto 2021: arrivano New World e Humankind

Anche su PC, l'estate videoludica porta con sé una interessante selezione di produzioni. La varietà è il punto forte dell'offerta delle prossime settimane, in grado di proporre sia le intriganti sugg… [+14145 chars]... read more (Everyeye.it)

Saudi Aramco dismisses ‘false and inaccurate’ rumors on Bitcoin mining

The Saudi Arabian Oil Company (Saudi Aramco) stirred interest among crypto enthusiasts last year after investing $5 million in blockchain-based oil trading company Vakt. While this move aimed to digi… [+1523 chars]... read more (Cointelegraph)

What is money, really? And why Bitcoin is not the answer (even if blockchain is brilliant & potentially helpful in democratising money)

Copyright © 2016. NewsX. Developed by Arvien... read more (Yanisvaroufakis.eu)

‘Green Bitcoin Mining’: The Big Profits In Clean Crypto

This story appears in the August/September 2021 issue of Forbes Magazine. Subscribe (IMAGE ABOVE) Bill Spence (left) and Greg Beard on a Russellton, Pennsylvania, coal waste pile left by a mine that… [+15245 chars]... read more (Forbes)

Play to earn: How the Axie Infinity craze is revolutionizing gaming

The world of cryptocurrencies is often perceived as a pipe dream for anyone but the richthose who can afford to lose. The prospect of losing everything is unimaginable for those living paycheck-to-pa… [+5777 chars]... read more (Inquirer.net)

A Post-Industrial Economy Needs Post-Industrial Money.

When the industrial revolution caused an explosion in population and commerce in Georgian England, the lack of money for transactions (coins, basically) shifted from being an annoyance to being a maj… [+7126 chars]... read more (Forbes)

The 4th International Conference on Future Smart Cities (FSC)

#IoT Council is co-originator of the disposable identity framework. Sitedisposableidentities.eu "logically linking the fragments of the puzzle into a coherent open-minded system view.Disintermediat… [+394 chars]... read more (Theinternetofthings.eu)

Asia's Leading Crypto Financial Services Platform Matrixport Valued at Over $1 Billion - Two Years After its Founding

Series C funding round led by partners of DST Global, C Ventures and K3 Ventures with Jihan Wu's crypto firm raising $129 Million to date SINGAPORE, Aug. 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Matrixport, Asia's f… [+4932 chars]... read more (Yahoo Entertainment)


Business



Free State health dept defrauded of over R8m, 2 government officials and 5 businesspeople charged | News24

  • Seven people were arrested for defrauding the Free State health department.
  • An internal investigation revealed more than R8 million was paid to service providers.
  • However, n… [+1724 chars]... read more (News24)

Florida's COVID-19 comeback

The Tampa Bay region may be looking at some increased pandemic restrictions, though they're unlikely to come from the state government. What's happening: Friday was Florida's worst day yet for coro… [+1647 chars]... read more (Axios)

Former Weston Creek Children's Centre director Emma Morton now facing 80 fraud charges

More charges have been laid against a former Canberra child care director accused of defrauding the business of more than $375,000. Key points:

Europe adopts carrot-and-stick approach towards vaccine refuseniks

Keep abreast of significant corporate, financial and political developments around the world. Stay informed and spot emerging risks and opportunities with independent global reporting, expert comme… [+32 chars]... read more (Financial Times)

Clouds lift as confidence returns to battered aviation industry

Keep abreast of significant corporate, financial and political developments around the world. Stay informed and spot emerging risks and opportunities with independent global reporting, expert comme… [+32 chars]... read more (Financial Times)

With new vaccine and mask requirements, businesses scramble to respond to delta variant and shifting health guidance

The burst of new policies, which has intensified in just the past few days, has jolted automakers in Detroit, retailers in Texas, state universities in Missouri, technology giants in California, and … [+9604 chars]... read more (The Washington Post)

Unicorns are ready for a haircut

The digitization of your haircut may not have been on your 2020 bucket list, but 2021 has an even more surprising line item: Tech-powered barbershops are now a business proposition valued at nearly a… [+4716 chars]... read more (TechCrunch)

5 lessons from Duolingo's bellwether edtech IPO of the year

Duolingo landed onto the public markets this week, rallying excitement and attention for the edtech sector and its founder cohort. The language learning business stock price soared when it began to t… [+1885 chars]... read more (TechCrunch)

The bipartisan infrastructure bill could be a big victory for business

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Fundsearch Use our self-serve tool 24/7/365 to find the right incentives and investment for your projects in minutes. Your results will showcase your top 20 grants, government incentives, tax credit… [+71 chars]... read more (Financial Post)