Tag: venture

Top 3 Blockchain Startups of 2016

The rise of cryptocurrencies, and especially the interest in Blockchain technology has put new startups in several VC funds’ crosshairs. There are an increasing amount of institutions who are putting aside skepticism towards digital assets. The introduction of cryptocurrency is slowly changing the way people use money. Blockchain technology uses a decentralized approach in which speed, efficiency, and fluidity are the main selling points. Bitcoin was the first cryptocurrency to be ever created, and …
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Cryptocurrency Trading Firm Polychain Capital Secures $10 Million in VC Funding

One of the first Coinbase employees, Olaf Carlson-Wee, founder of a trading firm specializing in digital assets, has managed to secure $10m from investment firms A16z (Andreessen Horowitz), Boost VC, and Union Square Ventures, among others. Digital Assets, like Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, and many other so-called “altcoins” are very volatile investments, but Olaf Carlson-Wee believes his recently created firm, Polychain Capital, has what it takes to sail through dark waters: I …
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Josh Garza, CEO Of Crippled GAW Sets Out On Another Business Venture …

Josh Garza the head of many criminal organizations, also known to be one of the biggest criminals in the Bitcoin Sphere has been accused of perpetrating another scam/fraudulent business. The latest “business model”comes in the form of cryptochange.org. This website claiming to be backed by the Crypto Private Investor Group, has popped up after much excitement from none other than Josh Garza. Whilst Josh Garza has been unusually open about the project, discussing …
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Tim Draper Provides Wallet Venture CoinHako With a 6 Figure Sum

CoinHako the wallet and Exchange operator, have received a angle investment from none other than Tim Draper. The venture capitalist with a deep and lengthy history relating to Bitcoin particularly his exotic purchases made during the auctions of seized coins. In his latest venture the capitalist pumped a unknown “six figure” sum into CoinHako to provide liquidity and to act as a form of investment designed to kickstart the service’s …
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