Carbon is a trustless, decentralized, and price stable cryptocurrency which closely correlates with the US Dollar, and was built using the Hedera Hashgraph. Samuel Trautwein, Gavin Mai, Connor Lin, and Miles Albert founded Carbon in 2018 in New York City, New York. Carbon achieves price stability through constant algorithmic adjustment of the Carbon coin supply based on user demand, and is classified as a stablecoin.
On April 12, 2018 Carbon raised $2 million in seed funding from The Fund (Attorney's Title Fund Services), Plug and Play, General Catalyst, Future Perfect Ventures, FirstMark, and Digital Currency Group.
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Carbon Becomes Latest Startup to Launch a Dollar-Pegged Stablecoin - CoinDesk
Carbon's Stablecoin Can Now Be Swapped Between EOS and Ethereum
Introducing Carbon, a Stablecoin Powered by Hedera Hashgraph
Documentaries, videos and podcasts
An Overview of Carbon - Hedera Hashgraph
May 15, 2018
Carbon: Accessible, Stable Money | Hedera18
October 22, 2018
What is Carbon? A Price Stable Cryptocurrency for Next Generation Payments
April 23, 2018
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