Overstock’s VC Wing Leads $8.2M Funding Round in GrainChain

GrainChain, a commodities tracing platform that uses smart contracts to open up liquidity for low-income farmers,…

Revolut Bank Valued at $5.5B in $500M Funding Round

Revolut, the London-based bank that allows users to purchase cryptocurrencies on its app, has raised more…

US Intelligence Officials Are Funding Research on Dollar-Crushing ‘Black Swan’ Events

The U.S. Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI) wants to sponsor a post-doc researcher…

Sony VC Fund Joins ‘Over $14M’ Funding Round for Digital Asset Platform Securitize

A venture capital fund under the management of Sony Financial Ventures (SFV) and Japan-based VC firm…

Zcash’s Funding Vote and the Problems With Decentralized Governance

The zcash community has agreed to continue funding the development of its privacy coin, ZEC, as…

Kevin Owocki on Gitcoin and the Future of Open-Source Funding

The founder of one of crypto’s most buzzed-about projects discusses the origins of Gitcoin, controversy and…

NJ Counterterrorism Chief Warns US Congress: Crypto Is Funding ‘Domestic Extremism’

New Jersey Office of Homeland Security and Preparedness Director Jared Maples predicted Wednesday that domestic terrorists…

Blockchain Startup Conflux to Get Shanghai Government Funding for Research Institute

Nevertheless, the Conflux Incubation Center aims to invite developers and entrepreneurs to build decentralized applications (dapps)…

Blockchain Capital Leads $25M Funding Round for Libra Member Bison Trails

Bison Trails has secured a $25.5 million Series A round led by Blockchain Capital to develop…

Ripple Invests in Cybersecurity Startup Funding Round

Ripple has invested in a $2.2 million USD seed funding round by London-based cybersecurity startup Keyless…