A giant milestone for the tokenization revolution, almost too good to be true. And it was; Harbor’s token sale of a $20 million mega-dorm has fallen through. A Harbor spokesperson confirmed with The Block that the deal with the Hub at Columbia was called off. The proposed sale, announced in November 2018, was lauded by […]

Since its inception, Andreessen Horowitz has demonstrated its ability to pick what would become some of the most highly valued tech companies on Earth. Andreessen Horowitz or “a16z”, the peppy moniker the venture firm adopted, quickly established itself in the venture capital world through its early bets on startups like Skype, Facebook, Airbnb, Twitter, and […]

Life in Puerto Rico is no doubt a little different than in New York. But for former NYMEX president James “Bo” Collins, swapping Wall Street for the bustle of San Juan is the adventure he’s been seeking for years. “I knew I wanted to invest in crypto. I’d invested as early as 2011. And I […]

TenX raised $80 million in an ICO in June of 2017 with a vision to let users spend their cryptocurrency through conventional debit cards. But since raising an astronomical amount of money, TenX has struggled to fulfill its vision and the promises laid out in its white paper. Nearly two years after conducting an ICO, […]

Polkadot, the parallel chain protocol

April 10, 2019, 9:32AM EDT

A historical overview of Polkadot Polkadot has a rich history going all the way back to the founding of Ethereum. In 2013, Polkadot’s founder Gavin Wood was working for 0xlegal, a legal software provider, as its Director of Technology. Wood has been following Bitcoin for a couple of years and came across a story about Ami […]