Browsing the "Startups" Tag

As ICO Business Dried up, This Firm’s Headcount Fell From 120 to 50

| Brady Dale

Significant layoffs at Ambisafe tell the tale of another ICO services startup that got too big in 2018.

Binance Labs Grants $45,000 to 3 Open-Source Blockchain Startups

| Yogita Khatri

Binance Labs has awarded grants of $15,000 each to three startups developing open-source blockchain technologies.

‘Crypto Stripe’ Flexa Raises $14 Million So You Can Buy Coffee With Bitcoin

| Leigh Cuen

Payments startup Flexa is using funds from a private token sale to make shopping with bitcoin at brick-and-mortar stores a reality.

Crypto Lender Dharma Officially Launches on Ethereum Blockchain

| Brady Dale

Dharma, the lending startup with backing from Coinbase and Polychain, wants to make peer-to-peer crypto loans accessible to all.

Coinbase, Paradigm Invest $15 Million in Startup Behind Disappearing Blockchain

| Brady Dale

Made by the startup O(1) Labs, the lightweight Coda protocol is adding more big-name investors to its cap table.

New $50 Million Fund Makes First Investment in Blockchain ID Startup

| Yogita Khatri

A new $50 million VC fund set up by Nasdaq-listed company Okta has invested in its first startup, blockchain identity project Trusted Key.

Lock Up Ether, Get Free Crypto: Twist on Airdrops Attracts Top VCs

| Brady Dale

Governance startup Commonwealth, which offers a new twist on token airdrops, has raised $2 million from a group of notable investors.

Crypto Investment App Donut Raises $1.8 Million in Seed Funding

| Yogita Khatri

Crypto investment app startup Donut has raised $1.8 million in a seed funding round as the firm prepares to take its beta product live.

Fidelity Joins $1.9 Million Round in Blockchain Data Startup Coin Metrics

| Leigh Cuen

Coin Metrics, an open-source data research project, will now offer commercial services to institutional investors.

There’s No Crypto Winter in Argentina, Where Startups Ramp Up to Meet Demand

| Leigh Cuen

Argentina's thriving crypto startup scene offers a unique cocktail of technical development and tangible user demand for bitcoin.