25 Sep '13, 4am

Bitcoin-Infused Accelerator Boost.vc Gains Momentum With The Launch Of Stellar Second Batch

Draper tells us that the first cohort of startups to graduate from Boost.vc is growing slowly, with the seven startups having raised a couple of million in follow-on financing to date. While they haven’t blown the roof off in the funding department, all are alive and well, he says, including, most notably, Bang With Friends. The founders of the infamous “Facebook for casual sex” initially joined the accelerator to develop a much less provocative dating app, and threw the Bang With Friends site up to amuse themselves while working on their other project, only to watch it take off almost overnight.

Full article: http://techcrunch.com/2013/09/24/bitcoin-infused-accelera...


3D-printed gun maker to launch Bitcoin wallet next

3D-printed gun maker to launch Bitcoin wallet next

theverge.com 25 Sep '13, 5pm

We haven't heard the last of Cody Wilson, the creator of the controversial 3D printed gun that prompted an intervention by...