Carbon Money

Carbon Money

American technology company founded on june 11, 2014 and based in redwood city, california

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.

Funding

Seed round

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.

Timeline

Funding rounds

Funding round
Funding type
Funding round amount (USD)
Funding round date
Investment
Carbon funding round, June 2019
260,000,000
June 2019
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People

Name
Role
LinkedIn

Arnold Chang

Data Scientist

Connor Lin

Founder

Connor Lin

Co-Founder

David Segura

COO

Gavin Mai

Founder

Gavin Mai

Co-Founder & CPO

Miles Albert

Founder

Miles Albert

Co-Founder & CSO

Nicholas Pai

Software Engineer

Samuel Trautwein

Founder

Samuel Trautwein

Co-Founder & CEO

Tanishq Aggrawal

Software Engineer

Further reading

Title
Author
Link
Type
Date

Carbon Becomes Latest Startup to Launch a Dollar-Pegged Stablecoin - CoinDesk

Aditi Hudli

News

Carbon's Stablecoin Can Now Be Swapped Between EOS and Ethereum

Coindesk

Web

Introducing Carbon, a Stablecoin Powered by Hedera Hashgraph

Carbon

Web

The first EOS stablecoin CarbonUSD (CUSD) is available

Market Mad House

Web

Documentaries, videos and podcasts

Title
Date
Link

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

Companies

Company
CEO
Location
Products/Services

News

Title
Author
Date
Publisher
Description
Jonathan Shieber
December 4, 2019
TechCrunch
Carbon dioxide emissions, one of the main contributors to the climate changes bringing extreme weather, rising oceans, and more frequent fires that have killed hundreds of Americans and cost the U.S. billions of dollars, are set to reach another record high in 2019. That's the word from the Global Carbon Project, an initiative of researchers around [...]
Susanna Twidale
November 19, 2019
U.S.
Carbon offsetting, already a multi-billion dollar industry, will get a major boost from the launch of an international scheme to offset aviation emissions, called CORSIA, in 2021.
November 15, 2019
Geekologie
This is a rather fascinating discussion and demonstration of the Material Point Method thermomechanical model developed by TeranGroup for the computer simulation of baking and cooking materials like bread, cookies, and pancakes. I have no clue what any of...
Robert M. Hazen
October 22, 2019
Scientific American Blog Network
Musings on a symphony in C
Science X staff
September 18, 2019
phys.org
Single-walled carbon nanotubes should theoretically be extremely strong, but it remains unclear why their experimental tensile strengths are lower and vary among nanotubes. A team at Nagoya University, Kyoto University, and Aichi Institute of Technology directly measured the tensile strengths of individual structure-defined single-walled carbon nanotubes, revealing key insights into the relationship between their structure and strength.
Hedera Hashgraph
September 16, 2019
www.prnewswire.com:443
HOBOKEN, N.J., Sept. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Carbon, the company making fiat to crypto simpler, today announced that it has launched a fiat-backed stablecoin,...
Allied Market Research
September 16, 2019
www.prnewswire.com:443
PORTLAND, Oregon, Sept. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a recent report published by Allied Market Research, titled, "3D Printing Market by Technology,...
Brian Heater
June 26, 2019
TechCrunch
Two months ago, we reported that Carbon was set to raise up to $300 million, bringing the 3D printing company's valuation up to a lofty $2.5 billion. The real numbers released this week by the company aren't quite so lofty, but are impressive nonetheless. The Series E fetched $260 million, putting its valuation at closer [...]
By BARRY WILNER
May 30, 2019
AP NEWS
DES PLAINES, Ill. (AP) -- There probably never will be a perfect football helmet. That doesn't mean manufacturers won't chase that goal.
Kate Clark
April 27, 2019
TechCrunch
In this week's newsletter: Uber, Slack and the evolving Series A.
Kate Clark
April 26, 2019
TechCrunch
Carbon is issuing new shares at a valuation of $2.5 billion.
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www.prnewswire.com:443
NEW YORK, Feb. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Stationery Products in US$ Million by the following Product Segments:...

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