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Fantasy Bitcoin Stock Market Sand Hill Fined $20K By SEC
The SEC has settled with Sand Hill Exchange, an experimental stock market that used bitcoin as a medium of exchange.
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Reveal Raises $1.5 Million for Crypto-Powered Social Network
Crypto-powered social network Reveal has announced $1.5m in funding from investors including Boost VC and Barry Silbert's Digital Currency Group.
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Boost VC, Adam Draper
Demo Day Recap: 5 Boost VC Bitcoin Startups on the Rise
CoinDesk highlights the best pitches from Boost VC's Tribe 5 Demo Day, held at The Circus Club in Atherton, California, on 7th May.
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Raj Date-Led VC Firm Backs Align Commerce Seed Round
Fenway Summer participated in the latest funding round for cross-border blockchain payments solution provider Align Commerce.
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Draper University
FinTech's Slow Embrace of Bitcoin on Display at Draper University Event
Featuring speakers from Citi Ventures and CBW Bank, the FinTech Connection provided a unique forum for bitcoin discussion.
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Simplicity is Bitcoin Investment App Lawnmower's Strength and Weakness
Bitcoin's take on the investment app Acorns, Lawnmower rounds bank purchases up to the nearest dollar and invests the change in bitcoin.
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Adam Draper: New York's BitLicense Will Hurt Startup Incubators
Boost VC CEO Adam Draper has launched a petition seeking a number of changes to New York’s proposed BitLicense framework.
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Coinbase Announces Bitcoin Hackathon with $70,000 in Prizes
Coinbase has announced details of its second hackathon competition, including $70,000 in bitcoin prizes and an all-star judging panel.
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Spare Change-to-Bitcoin Service Lawnmower Aims for Main Street Investor Appeal
Lawnmower has opened its spare change-to-bitcoin service in beta, in what it hopes will be a product that successfully entices novice investors.
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Louison Dumont, Boost VC
Meet Boost VC's Youngest-Ever Bitcoin Entrepreneur
CoinDesk profiles Louison Dumont, the youngest-ever bitcoin entrepreneur to be accepted into the storied San Mateo incubator Boost VC.
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