Blockchain


Crypto Evolution

New cryptocurrencies test out new evolutionary paths as different species do. Then forks evolve some of these species and miners/community support will naturally select the most promising. These two mechanisms get compounded with the ‘breeding’ of these crypto assets or tokens. The resulting rate of evolution is astounding, and the possibilities to explore are vast.

The Token Effect

Cryptocurrencies and tokens are becoming increasingly popular. In this post, we’ll explore the context that triggered this frenzy, the new possibilities tokens unlock, and why people are excited about its future.

Featured Video Play Icon

Blockchain Investing with Olaf Carlson-Wee and Aaron Harris

Olaf Carlson-Wee is the founder and CEO of Polychain Capital, a blockchain investing hedge fund. Aaron Harris is a Partner at YC.

Featured Video Play Icon

IPFS, CoinList, and the Filecoin ICO with Juan Benet and Dalton Caldwell

Juan Benet is the founder of Protocol Labs (YC S14). Dalton Caldwell is a Partner at YC. In this episode of the podcast we discuss IPFS, CoinList, and the Filecoin ICO.

Employee #1: Coinbase

A conversation with Olaf Carlson-Wee, Coinbase’s first employee.

Coinbase (YC S12) in the New Scientist: Launching instant Bitcoin micro payments off-blockchain

The New Scientist, in the recent magazine edition writes: “Micropayments now ready to slash price of online news“: The digital currency Bitcoin could help. Coinbase, a digital wallet and platform…

Simple Share Buttons