Blockchain Startup Horizen Labs Doubles Target to Raise $4 Million
Just-launched sidechains startup Horizen Labs has raised $4 million in a seed funding round – twice what it had initially planned.
CoinDesk's Nolan Bauerle and Thiel Capital's Eric Weinstein talk Magical Internet Money; the Let’s Talk Bitcoin! host and Somsen Ruben discuss statechains.
Two years in the making and already backed by some $20 million in digitized gold, CoinShares announced the DGLD token Tuesday.
If successful, the offering could help put bitcoin sidechains back on the map as an alternative to ethereum for launching assets.
Blockstream, the bitcoin-focused startup, is creating a new security token platform on its Liquid sidechain network.
RIF Labs, which built the RSK sidechain for tokens and smart contracts on top of bitcoin, has launched a "third layer" to help scale this technology.