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7 Facebook, Amazon, Apple, Netflix and Google Staffers That Went Full Crypto

| Brady Dale

“Follow the talent.” It’s a maxim investor Chris Burniske tweeted recently to underscore another tweet from AngelList…

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Coinbase-Backed ‘Gods Unchained’ Releases Gameplay Trailer

| David Floyd

The makers of the ethereum-based fantasy card game released a new video, giving players a feel for what to expect.

Crypto Custodian BitGo Adds New Stablecoins in Bid to Woo Institutions

| Leigh Cuen

BitGo now supports over 100 assets, including new stablecoin offerings, as it works to offer a wide spectrum of services for institutional investors.

Sexual Assault Survivor Uses Crypto to Crowdfund Anonymously

| Leigh Cuen

Cryptocurrency is helping women who've suffered sexual harassment or assault gain financial independence while protecting their privacy.

Coinbase Offers $5k Egg-Freezing Benefit in Bid to Retain Talent

| Leigh Cuen

Silicon Valley cryptocurrency unicorn Coinbase has taken an unusual and expensive step to recruit and retain diverse employees.

Cute Cats Power Serious $15 Million Funding for CryptoKitties Creators

| Brady Dale

CryptoKitties' latest funding round means it has raised $27 million this year. Fur real!

Ethereum Studio ConsenSys Just Bought an Asteroid Mining Company

| Nikhilesh De

ConsenSys has just acquired an asteroid mining startup called Planetary Resources.

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Promise: A Startup Based on an Anonymous Paper Plans to Replace ACH

| David Floyd

With $47 trillion flowing through it every year, ACH is a juicy target for blockchain disruption. Can a new startup called Promise pull it off?

Parity to Help Zcash (the Currency) Gain Independence From Zcash (the Startup)

| Leigh Cuen

The Zcash Foundation is partnering with an ethereum startup on a project that could boost interoperability across the crypto ecosystem.

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.