Bitcoin Core, the volunteer community that develops the open-source bitcoin software, has announced a new sponsorship program.
Bitwala has raised €800,000 (about $910,000) to expand its online bitcoin payment service.
A platform for developing enterprise blockchain applications has raised €600,000 in seed funding.
MIT has raised $900,000 to continue funding the work of developers on the open-source bitcoin network.
As investment in FinTech continues to rise, investors are becoming more selective with startups, including those focused on bitcoin and blockchain.
RSK Labs has raised $1m in funding to support the development of a smart contracts platform that would be built on the bitcoin blockchain.
Bitcoin surveillance startup Elliptic has raised $5m in Series A funding in a round that involved a private equity firm with US defense connections.
Blockai has announced $547,000 in seed funding to relaunch as a blockchain copyright startup.
Chronicled, a startup leveraging blockchain tech to authenticate collectible sneakers, has raised $3.42m.
The operators of Sequoia Fund have predicted the rise of blockchain technology could put a damper on earnings at MasterCard.