Stacker.News Raises $1.25m Seed Round At $25m Valuation

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Stacker.News, a young startup based in Austin, Texas has announced it successfully closed its seed round. The lead investors are Max Webster of Hivemind Ventures, NYDIG founder and executive chairman Ross Stevens, Raymond Tonsing of Caffeinated Capital, Mishti Sharma with Caffeinated’s Collective Fund, and Steve Lee filling up the rest. The seed round boosts the […]

Human Rights Foundation Grants 5 BTC to Bitcoin Projects

Human Rights Foundation Grants 5 BTC to Bitcoin Projects

In the latest round of grants from its Bitcoin Development Fund, the Human Rights Foundation (HRF) will reward a total of 5 BTC. HRF has awarded more than $1.2 million in grants to more than 30 developers and educators around the world over the past two years. Proposals for support can be submitted via email, […]

Bitcoin Start-up 21bitcoin receives a six-figure investment to launch

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Salzburg – 16. Mai 2022 Start-up 21bitcoin receives a six-figure investment for its launch The start-up from Salzburg, founded in 2021, wants to make investing in Bitcoin as easy as possible. To launch its 21bitcoin app, the company is raising fresh capital from Prescreen co-founder Alexander Birke. There are now many exchanges for cryptocurrencies, but […]

Biggest Bitcoin meetup in Vienna, Austria to open lightning beer tap

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Vienna will see its largest bitcoin meetup to date, according to the organizers of the Bitcoin Meetup Vienna. The event will take place on Wednesday May 18th at the beachbar ‘Strandbar Hermann’ directly at the Donau river. As a special guest, finance journalist Nikolas Jilch is confirmed. JIlch has been working as a journalist, speaker […]

Startup from Austria lets you buy Bitcoin in 4 Taps

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To bring bitcoin to the mainstream, Austrian startup 21bitcoin is aiming to disrupt traditional finance. Their app just launched in the stores last week and promises users to purchase bitcoin within just 4 taps. The wait is finally over for the founders of 21bitcoin. Their new app has just launched for Android and iOS and […]

Icelandic Airline PLAY open to accept Bitcoin

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Birgir Jónsson, chief executive officer of airline Play is open to accept cryptocurrency if the industry and market should move in that direction, he told BitcoinNews. The two year old airline from Iceland launched its first connecting route between the US and Europe on April 21 deploying Airbus 320neo. At the inauguration event at Baltimore […]

The Death of Beautiful Neighborhoods


This article was originally published by Zach on In the Financial Times, Tim Harford asks: “Why did we stop building beautiful neighborhoods?” Harford focuses on the UK. But, let’s be honest, this disease afflicts America, too. Architects and designers offer a common answer to Harford’s query: we stopped doing things the traditional way! If only […]

Swiss Startup Relai earns Broker License, Raises at $40M valuation

ZURICH / LAS VEGAS Swiss startup relai just launched a public funding round to raise capital. Interested investors can chip in between 100-50.000 CHF. The public crowdfunding takes place on the platform Crowdcube at a 40 Million CHF company valuation. BitcoinNews got the next-gen manager on a call to ask him about the latest news […]

Meet the new Bitcoin App that is Revolutionizing Podcasts

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Fountain, a new app for podcasts, uses Bitcoin to make it easier than ever for listeners to support their favorite podcasts, and for podcasters to earn payment for their content. Fountain provides both listeners and podcasters with the ability to set up lightning wallets for value-for-value payments right on the app. Fountain also allows users […]

New Startup CoinHomes Lets You Buy Homes For Bitcoin

Exclusive: CoinHomes is a new bitcoin-only startup aiming to disrupt the Mortgage industry. Headquartered in New York City, CoinHomes allows anyone in the US to buy a home by leveraging their bitcoin. The new venture recently raised $20 Million of capital and will leave stealth mode in coming weeks. For the first time, the founders […]