Q3 2017 Round-Up: Portfolio News and Activities
By Angela, October 03, 2017
Another quarter has come and gone…
Here’s a quick recap of our other funding announcements, portfolio news, and product updates (the things we can announce publicly):
We announced our investment in Manifold, the easiest way to find and manage essential developer services. Manifold raised $15M, led by Omers Ventures. For more details, here’s founder/CEO Jevon MacDonald’s blog.
We welcomed Gencove, a B2B sequencing company, to our portfolio. It’s our first investment in genomics. If you’re interested in learning more, here’s a post from Gencove founder Joe Pickrell making the case on why it’s time to switch from genotyping technologies to sequencing technologies.
Select activities from around the portfolio
Coinbase launched Ethereum and Litecoin vaults, bringing these assets in line with their current Bitcoin storage offerings.
Blockstack is now a public benefit corporation grounded in their continued mission to enable a decentralized Internet. The company also hosted its second summit in July. You can relive the event here.
Last, but not least, Forbes covered Olaf Carlson-Wee’s story at Polychain Capital.
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