Browsing the "500 Startups" Tag


500 Startups, Huobi Labs to Incubate Blockchain Projects

| Nikhilesh De

Silicon Valley accelerator 500 Startups is partnering with Huobi Labs to help new blockchain companies get off to a good start.

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Silicon Valley Accelerator 500 Startups Isn’t Backing ICOs – Yet

| Michael del Castillo

A famed early-stage Silicon Valley investment firm breaks its silence on ICOs and how the new funding method might affect its approach.

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Startup is Helping to Catch Bitcoin’s Criminals

| Grace Caffyn

A new blockchain startup has claimed its software could have tracked down Silk Road mastermind Dread Pirate Roberts in a matter of days.

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Digital Currency Council Joins 500 Startups Accelerator

| Yessi Bello Perez

The Digital Currency Council (DCC) has announced that it will join California-based 500 Startups' accelerating programme.

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Singapore Government Sponsors Bitcoin Firm to Attend SXSW Event

| Jon Southurst

Singapore-based bitcoin firm CoinPip will attend South by Southwest in the US in March, thanks to sponsorship from a government agency.

Coin Congress Day 1: Debate Over New York Regulation Rages On

| Daniel Cawrey

The first day of Coin Congress consisted of opinions on the NYDFS framework and an interesting BTC trading presentation.

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Bitcoin VC Investment This Year Already 30% Higher Than 2013’s Total

| Joon Ian Wong

Venture capital raised by bitcoin startups in 2014 has already surpassed last year's figure by over $27m.


‘500 Startups’ to Launch Bitcoin and FinTech Investor Syndicate

| Daniel Cawrey

A new investment syndicate is being launched with the aim to bring more investors into the bitcoin space.

500 Startups Funds Five Bitcoin Startups With $100k Each

| Daniel Cawrey

Mountain View-based accelerator 500 Startups is funding five bitcoin companies in its latest batch of startups with $100,000.

Bitcoinference California: Women in Bitcoin, VCs, and the ‘Unconference’

| Daniel Cawrey

Bitcoinference, a half-day event devoted to cryptocurrencies, proved a sell-out in California yesterday.