Browsing the "Adam Draper" Tag

Should I Do It? 30,000 Bitcoins and One Big Auction

| Adam Draper

Investor Adam Draper recounts the day the US government sold 30,000 bitcoins at auction – and his father won.

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Meet the 5 Blockchain Startups in Boost VC’s Tribe 6

| Pete Rizzo

California incubator Boost VC recently saw five blockchain startups graduate from its program as part of its Tribe 6 class of companies.

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Adam Draper: Investors Don’t Want to Hear the Word Bitcoin

| Pete Rizzo

Boost VC CEO Adam Draper discusses his incubator's recent decision to begin using the term "blockchain" in place of "bitcoin".

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Boost VC Investment in Blockchain Startups Tops $50 Million

| Pete Rizzo

Boost VC has released new figures related to the success of its startup investments in the bitcoin and blockchain industry.

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FinTech’s Slow Embrace of Bitcoin on Display at Draper University Event

| Pete Rizzo

Featuring speakers from Citi Ventures and CBW Bank, the FinTech Connection provided a unique forum for bitcoin discussion.

Tim Draper with CoinHako founders Yusho Liu and Gerry Eng

Singapore Exchange CoinHako Gets Personal Investment Boost from Tim Draper

| Jon Southurst

Singapore bitcoin exchange and wallet CoinHako has received a personal 'six-figure' investment from Tim Draper after completing Boost VC.

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Boost VC to Invest Additional 300 BTC in Each Tribe 5 Bitcoin Startup

| Tom Sharkey

Boost VC has just closed a new fund to provide a 300 BTC investment to each of the companies in its upcoming startup batch.

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Boost VC Goes ‘Full Bitcoin’ For Next Startup Mentor Round

| Jon Southurst

Startup accelerator and mentorship program Boost VC will feature only bitcoin companies in its next program, starting early 2015.

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Bitcoin-Friendly Accelerator Boost VC Raises $6.6 Million in Funding

| Tanaya Macheel

Boost VC's latest $6.6m fund will accelerate 200 companies – many of them bitcoin focused – over three years.

Boost VC, Battery Ventures Lead BlockScore’s $2 Million Seed Round

| Pete Rizzo

The one-time bitcoin-only ID verification specialist has raised $2m to expand its customer base into the wider tech world.