Browsing the "Startups" Tag

Staking-as-a-Service Startup Raises $2 Million From DHVC, Plug and Play

| Wolfie Zhao

New funding for InfStones, a node operator currently staking over $450 million worth of EOS, will fuel hiring and an expansion into more PoS networks.

‘We’ll Tokenize the House’: Mortgages Are Coming to Ethereum This Summer

| Leigh Cuen

Fintech startup Fluidity plans to launch ethereum-powered mortgages in California and New York, CoinDesk has learned.

A Visual Guide to the Hot, New Crypto Fundraising Mechanism – the IEO

| Evan Engel and Leigh Cuen

The ICO market might have cooled, but there's still fundraising going on in the blockchain space – it's now being done through the IEO, or initial…

Diamond Standard Launches Blockchain-Powered Token Backed by Real Gems

| Brady Dale

A new startup is looking to make diamonds as attractive to institutional investors as gold.

‘Darkest Days Yet’: ‘Purple Pill’ Tell-All Details Years-Long Rift at Heart of MakerDAO Stablecoin Project

| Brady Dale

Penned by the stablecoin project's former CTO, "Zandy's Story" paints a clear picture of MakerDAO's current turmoil.

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.