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Arjun Sethi (left), Jonathan Hsu, and Ted Maidenberg left Social Capital to start their own fund, Tribe Capital.

The VCs who defected from ex-Facebook exec Chamath Palihapitiya’s firm have made their first investment as Tribe Capital

Tribe Capital, the new venture firm founded by partners who quit Social Capital en masse, is co-leading a $22.7 million investment into a hot cryptocurrency startup.

Vitalik Buterin, the multi-millionaire founder of Ethereum, says that Google tried to hire him on an intern’s salary

When Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin tweeted out an email that appeared to be a job offer from Google in May, many suspected the search engine was attempting to hire him on for a secret cryptocurrency project. The real story is actually much simpler.

Playboy is reportedly suing a cryptocurrency platform

Playboy Enterprises is reportedly suing Global Blockchain Technologies (BLOC), alleging that it failed to uphold an agreement to incorporate its technology into Playboy's media platforms.

Ethereum is down another 10% as the global crypto market goes into ‘panic mode’

The cryptocurrency market has lost about 10% of its value over the past 24 hours, with Ethereum dropping 17% on Monday to an 11-month low.

The world’s largest maker of bitcoin mining chips is reportedly hoping to raise $18 billion in what could be one of the largest IPOs in history

Cryptocurrency mining chip maker Bitmain hopes to raise $18 billion for an IPO in the coming months, according to documents obtained by CoinDesk.

The crypto market has lost 20% of its value in 2 weeks and bitcoin is still dropping

Bitcoin has fallen 13% against the dollar since the start of the month and the overall crypto market has lost $50 billion in value over the last two weeks.

People are paying close to $100,000 for rare ‘Magic: The Gathering’ cards that they compare to early bitcoin investments and predict will ...

"Magic: The Gathering" is a wizard-themed card game from the '90s that still has a cult following today. One collector, the tech investor and Bleacher Report founder Bryan Goldberg, views the cards as an investment that will one day pay off.

UBS: Bitcoin is ‘too unstable and limited’ to be money or a new asset class — and 70% of the price action is driven by speculators

"In order to match US M1 money supply, bitcoin's price would need to be around $212,992. To process Visa's c.$30 billion of daily transactions using the old core protocol, the block size would need to be 18.8MB instead of 1MB, or the price would have to be around $187,611."

When this ice tea company stuck the word ‘blockchain’ in its name, its stock skyrocketed by nearly 500%. Now, it’s being investigate...

In December, the New York-based beverage company announced plans to pivot to blockchain. But now, its being investigated by the SEC.
Andrew Peel's LinkedIn.

Morgan Stanley has poached a Credit Suisse crypto banker to head ‘digital asset markets’

Andrew Peel spent 12 years at Credit Suisse and is a self-declared was a "subject matter expert for bitcoin and cryptocurrency.