Browsing the "Startups" Tag

After Friday’s SEC Actions, Experts Say ICO Party ‘Is Truly Over’

| Nikhilesh De

Friday's charges against Airfox and Paragon Coin may hint at how the SEC will regulate ICOs going forward.

Crypto Investing May Have Finally Met Its Tinder Match

| Brady Dale

Meet Jeff Morris, Jr., who's the director of product at online dating provider Tinder, but also a venture capitalist in the crypto space.

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Boost VC Just Fulfilled a Crypto Funding Pledge 4 Years in the Making

| Brady Dale

One of crypto's oldest pledges has finally been fulfilled.

Former Trump Advisor Gary Cohn Joins Blockchain Startup

| Daniel Palmer

Gary Cohn, a former chief economic advisor to the U.S. president and Goldman veteran, has just joined a financial data-focused blockchain startup.

Singapore Moves to Help Crypto Startups Receive Banking Services

| Wolfie Zhao

Singapore's central bank is building relationships to ensure local crypto-focused startups receive domestic banking services.

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Circle Eyes Crypto Securities Bid With Crowdfunding Site Acquisition

| Stan Higgins

Crypto company Circle is reportedly moving to acquire SeedInvest, a crowdfunding platform for startups.

IBM, Hacera Create Distributed ‘Yellow Pages’ for Blockchain Networks

| Wolfie Zhao

IBM has partnered to launch a yellow-pages-like directory allowing interested firms to look up and contact different projects in the blockchain space.

Korean Blockchain Groups Blast Plan to Strip Crypto Exchange Benefits

| Wolfie Zhao

Several blockchain associations in South Korea are pushing back against a government proposal they fear will stifle industry innovation.

Y Combinator’s New China Chief Is Bullish on Blockchain

| Wolfie Zhao

Lu Qi, the head of Y Combinator's new China division, believes blockchain has great potential for entrepreneurship in the long run.

UK Member of Parliament Resigns as Blockchain Startup Advisor

| Madeline Meng Shi

A UK MP has resigned from the board of a cryptocurrency project after it was revealed that he was secretly getting paid for his services.