Browsing the "Startups" Tag

Startup Bringing Zero-Knowledge Proofs to Ethereum Raises $2 Million

| Christine Kim

Matter Labs is using "mathematical magic" to speed up transactions on ethereum. Now Placeholder VC and others are investing $2 million in the project.

Facebook Isn’t Behind the First Incubator for Libra Crypto Developers

| Leigh Cuen

With $125,000 committed to a virtual bootcamp in November, Libracamp is incubating development on Facebook's Libra testnet.

This Crypto Asset Doesn’t Exist Yet, But Soon You’ll Be Able to Stake It

| Brady Dale

Perlin's PERL cryptocurrency looks to make shipping easier, but could also democratize the proof-of-stake model.

This Crypto Is Worth Less Than 1 Cent. VCs Are Betting Millions on Its Future

| Leigh Cuen

This healthcare startup is still growing, and attracting investment, long after raising $7.2 million in a 2017 token sale.

Steve Wozniak Has Joined an Energy-Focused Blockchain Startup in Malta

| Daniel Palmer

The Apple co-founder has joined his second blockchain enterprise, one targeting more efficient use of energy.

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Set Protocol Launches Ethereum Trading Strategy Bots

| Daniel Kuhn

The ETH 20 Day Moving Average Set acts as a "tokenized trading bot," said Felix Feng, Set Protocol CEO.

Binance Labs–Backed Startup Boosting Blockchain Speeds Raises $3 Million

| Christine Kim

Marlin Protocol, which offers relayer networks to make blockchains faster, has raised $3 million from Binance Labs, Arrington XRP Capital and others.

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Tim Draper Is Bullish On Argentina’s Blockchain Tech Potential

| Diana Aguilar

Draper bet the Argentinian president that bitcoin would overtake the peso. Draper might be right.

Stonewalled by FINRA, Up to 40 Crypto Securities Wait in Limbo for Launch

| Nikhilesh De

Wall Street watchdog FINRA has sat for as long as 12 months on roughly 40 broker-dealer applications by blockchain startups.

Nash Prepares to Launch Beta Version of Decentralized Exchange

| John Biggs

After the relative success of their Chrome extension, Nash is getting ready to unveil their exchange and mobile products.