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Why gCC Invested in Idle Finance

How We Met I was first introduced to Matteo in March 2020 by our friends at Rockaway. At the time,…

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Why gCC invested in Bling

Company Update Bling has over 5 Million users, over 1M monthly active users and almost 200k daily active users. It…

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Why gCC invested in Plasm

Thesis At launch, Polkadot should be one of the largest chains in terms of developer activity, however natively, Polkadot doesn’t…

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Why gCC invested in 1inch

Team Diligence in the COVID era If you’ve been reading our other posts about our other investments, you will understand…

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DeFi Derivatives with VEGA founder Barney Mannerings

0:00 Welcome 1:26 What Problem Does VEGA Solve? 3:42 Fairness 4:02 Front Running 6:18 Workable Anarchism 8:47 AMM 14:41 Derivatives Unbundle Risks 16:24 Where are we in the VEGA journey? 17:37 Rewarding Liquidity 21:11 UNISWAP V3 22:33 Decentralized Limit Order Book DLOB? 25:24 Trading Optimized Network Protocols 29:14 Solana, Binance, etc. 35:16 Systematic Unfairness 36:55…

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gCC joins the DeFi Alliance

gCC commitment to DeFi gCC has a substantial commitment to DeFi to date with investments in 1inch, IDLE finance, Stakewise,…

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Why gCC invested in HashFlow

Today, Hashflow announced a 3.2M investment round. Dragonfly co-led Hashflow’s seed round alongside Electric Capital, joined by Alameda Research, Metastable…

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Why gCC invested in Agoric

Agoric Update: Big updates from Agoric! just launched Phase 1 of the Agoric Beta currently in Phase 2 of our Incentivized Testnet…

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Why gCC invested in YGG

Why gCC invested in YGG, or Yield Guild Games. YGG Update YGG recently announced a $1.3M seed round raised with…

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gumicorns: gumi portfolio Decacorns and Unicorns

In this blog post, gumi Cryptos Capital is recognized as one of the top 10 VC funds in Blockchain. We…

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Why gCC invested in VEGA protocol

Arrington Capital and Cumberland DRW led a $5M round recently covered in Techcrunch this morning. This strategic round consists of…

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Why gCC invested in OpenSea

By Miko Matsumura, Evan Mair and Ray Zhang Today, our portfolio company, OpenSea announced a $23M funding round led by…

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DeFi JavaScript Smart Contracts with Agoric

Talk with Dean Tribble CEO of Agoric Timestamps 0:00 Welcome 1:19 History of Agoric 2:06 The First Smart Contracts 3:20 What is a Smart Contract? 4:51 Code is Law 6:04 Automated Economy 8:53 Coordination of Economic Activity 11:35 Pluggable Governance 14:10 Sex 16:41 Recombinant Money Legos 24:11 Zero Knowledge 28:39 Smart Contracts in JavaScript 33:01…

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Celsius (CEL) with CEO Alex Mashinsky

Here I interview Alex Mashinsky and Nuke Goldstein of Celsius Network. Disclosure: I am an advisor to Celsius. Celsius (CEL) is a simple way to earn interest on Bitcoin, Ether and many other popular cryptocurrencies. It features a simple mobile app. For those folks for whom self-custody is too complicated and DeFi is too complicated,…

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How to be a VC and not act like an entitled douchebag

Hi, Miko here. This blog post is supposed to be a guide on how do your job as a Venture…

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Apply for funding

Hello. We do get a lot of requests for funding. Because of this we make an effort to save as…

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Stellar Lumens (XLM) with Justin Rice of SDF, the Stellar Development Foundation

0:00 welcome 1:23 How did you join Stellar? 3:32 What does Stellar Development Foundation do? 5:21 What is Stellar? 7:30 About Jed McCaleb 9:58 USDC and other exciting projects on Stellar 13:36 Grants and other Foundation activities 16:37 What makes Stellar XLM Unique? 19:19 Nodes and incentives 21:37 How did you get involved? 24:46 The…

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Open Conversation with Emiliano Bonassi on DeFi

0:00 welcome 1:44 How Emiliano got into DeFi 10:32 Reviews DAO 16:12 about IDLE finance 22:46 Antifragility and Reliability 29:17 Creative Destruction in DeFi 35:24 What makes DeFi special

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Makerdao (DAI) with Nik Kunkel

0:00 Welcome 2:02 Thinking about the Oracle Problem 8:47 Saving 15x Gas for Data Providers 22:15 Security risks of composability 25:10 Yield Aggregators 30:27 on Security Audits 33:30 on Formal Verification 38:46 Role Based Security 47:16 Identity and Blockchain On Oracles, trust vs cost: lack of trust is expensive What are Oracles? It’s this mechanism…