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3 Things You Need To Know From The Convergence Ecosystem

3 Things You Need To Know From The Convergence Ecosystem

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#155・

Outlier Ventures Daily Brief - Issue #155

We are currently looking for a research intern to join the team. Apply here if actively exploring trends in blockchains excite you.Today's issue covers Nvidia's latest investment, a research on capital expenditure by financial services companies on blockchain…

 
#154・

Outlier Ventures Daily Brief - Issue #154

We will be rolling out a handful of major updates to the newsletter starting next week. Stay tuned to know more. Fridays are for long-forms. We have 3 different stories covering Fortnite, Identity and a guide to fund-raising today. Enjoy and have a great week…

 
#153・

Outlier Ventures Daily Brief - Issue #153

Seems like Amazon will soon have competition for their checkout-free retail outlets. Microsoft is working on a technology that should help retailers compete directly with Amazon Go soon. We may soon witness drastic differences in shopping experiences from ret…

 
#152・

Outlier Ventures Daily Brief - Issue #152

 Binance may soon enable fiat based trading pairs for altcoins by the end of the year. With Bittrex too launching a similar offering, it will be interesting to note if token prices decouple from Bitcoin's price in the coming quarters. Today's issue covers the…

 
#151・

Outlier Ventures Daily Brief - Issue #151

If you have missed out on multiple issues from the past month, make sure you read our Monthly Brief to stay updated on the key happenings from May. Things look rather good! Today's issue covers our our investment in Haja Networks, breakthroughs in carbon capt…

 
#150・

Outlier Ventures Daily Brief - Issue #150

A bug in Facebook's system affecting over 14 million users changed the privacy settings of their status' to public. If you are an active user on the platform, you may want to check your profile. Today's issue explores a recent hack on an exchange, the use of …

 
#149・

Outlier Ventures Daily Brief - Issue #149

After much internal debate, Google has announced that they will not be using AI for the development of autonomous weapons. Seems like the behemoth will be staying true to its principle of "Don't be evil"The last issue of the week explores Estonia's digital in…

 
#148・

Outlier Ventures Daily Brief - Issue #148

Boston based investment firm Fidelity may soon be seeking returns from the token markets. They may soon be launching a token oriented exchange of their own. Today's issue covers insights on data marketplaces from Lawrence Lundy, Huobi's focus on decentralised…

 
#147・

Outlier Ventures Daily Brief - Issue #147

News has emerged of Facebook having data share agreements with Chinese manufacturers for "personalizing mobile experiences". Another instance of user trust being broken by a web based platform. Today we look at a report on non fungible tokens, Microsoft's und…

 
#146・

Outlier Ventures Daily Brief - Issue #146

A new miner is in town. Japanese IT giant GMO Internet has announced the launch of the world's first Bitcoin miner using a 7nm chip. The device will be able to gve a hash rate of 24 TH/s. A considerable leap from Antminer's current offering of 14 TH/s. Today'…

 
#145・

Outlier Ventures Daily Brief - Issue #145

Important news from Microsoft. They have acquired Github for over $7.5 billion. Seems like enterprises can no longer discount the power of communities and open-source. Today's issue focuses on Binance's newly set up billion dollar fund, SBI Holding's entry to…

 
#144・

Outlier Ventures Daily Brief - Issue #144

Good news for our readers from London. We'll be having a token economics meet-up on the 7th of June at the Outlier Ventures office. Book your seats here before they run out. The last issue of the week explores 3 highly interesting, well researched long-forms …

 
#143・

Outlier Ventures Daily Brief - Issue #143

Apologies for being a little late today. We took longer than anticipated to mine our way through the writer's block. Today's issue explores Bittrex's intention of adding USD based pairs to the exchange, more thoughts from Christine Lagarde with respect to reg…

 
#142・

Outlier Ventures Daily Brief - Issue #142

News for our readers from London. On the 20th of June, Fetch.ai - the world's first adaptive, self-organising, "smart ledger' will be holding an evening of presentations and discussions. Fetch founders Humayun Sheikh and Toby Simpson will be presenting the te…

 
#141・

Outlier Ventures Daily Brief - Issue #141

Hello and welcome back from the weekend. Quick reminder to vote for us at the Techcrunch Europa Awards. If you like the work we do, we would appreciate the support of our community to help inform the judging process, every vote counts!NB - Remember to click t…

 
#140・

Outlier Ventures Daily Brief - Issue #140

The weekend is here. A long one for some. As is tradition on every friday, here are 3 long-forms to read through the weekend. We explore browser wars from the late 90s, thoughts on why tokens should not be deemed securities and a Fortune long-form on Mark Kar…

 
#139・

Outlier Ventures Daily Brief - Issue #139

A spanish galleon with over £13 billion in gold has been found at the bottom of the sea. A whole 300 years after sinking. In a few decades from now, we will probably read about "discovery" of hard-drives with Bitcoin wallets. Today's issue explores Coinbase's…

 
#138・

Outlier Ventures Daily Brief - Issue #138

Mark Zuckerberg seems to have had a tough day speaking to EU lawmakers as they reminded him of GDPR's core principles - control, transparency and accountability. Things one could interestingly implement with a blockchain in his social network! Today's issue c…

 
#137・

Outlier Ventures Daily Brief - Issue #137

Happy Bitcoin Pizza Day! On this day, in 2010 a developer spent over 10,000 Bitcoins for a pizza and made one of the earliest commercial transactions with Bitcoin. In case you are wondering, those coins are worth $82 million now. More math in our tweet of the…

 
#136・

Outlier Ventures Daily Brief - Issue #136

Welcome back from the weekend! Apologies for the delay in sending this one. Today's issue covers Canaan's IPO, plans of launching a floating island nation and Amazon's ware-house strategy.