22 Jun '13, 4am

Blueseed's 'pirate' incubator gets $100K from bitcoin angels - Silicon Valley Business Journal

Blueseed's 'pirate' incubator gets $100K from bitcoin angels - Silicon Valley Business Journal

Enlarge Vicki Thompson Blueseed, led by CEO Max Marty, left, and President Dario Mutabdzija, right, are the first to get backing from BitAngels, a BitCoin seed investment group. Cromwell Schubarth Senior Technology Reporter- Silicon Valley Business Journal Email | Twitter | Google+ Pieces of bitcoin! Pieces of bitcoin! OK, that's as close to pirate talk as we're going to get in this story about how Blueseed, the proposed floating incubator outside of U.S. territorial near Half Moon Bay, has received $100,000 in funding from a bitcoin seed investment group called BitAngels. Of course, there's nothing illegal about what the Peter Thiel -backed incubator that I featured in The Pitch back in November 2011 . It's a pirate operation in the sense of so-called pirate radio stations that beam through the airwaves in international waters, outside of local jurisdiction. And Blueseed ...

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