• Blockchain Could Be the Savior of Free Speech

    Many governments and businesses today use censorship software to monitor people’s online activity and prohibit access to undesirable content. According to Freedom House, Internet freedom in 2017 dropped for the seventh year in row, with as many as two-thirds of all web users facing state censorship. Fortunately, there’s a technology that allows people to circumvent […]
    • by Mick Hagen
    • July 27, 2018
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  • Polychain Becomes First $1 Billion Crypto Fund: What Happens Now?

    Polychain Capital is at the vanguard of cryptocurrency investing, attracting backers from prominent ventures capital firms like Andreessen Horowitz, and betting on companies that might define the next generation of blockchain. Earlier this year, Polychain became the first crypto fund with more than $1 billion in assets under management, according to a regulatory filing. That figure […]
  • America’s Largest Bitcoin Exchange Is Going to Invest in Cryptocurrency Startups

    Coinbase was once described by investor Fred Wilson as being “like JPMorgan orGoldman Sachs for blockchain.” Now, the U.S.’s largest cryptocurrency exchange is itself set to become an investor in other companies that develop products and services for the virtual coin sector. The company on Thursday announced the formation of Coinbase Ventures, through which it […]