Tokenized Tor? A16z, DFJ and More Back Private Internet Project Orchid

Tokenized Tor? A16z, DFJ and More Back Private Internet Project Orchid

Some of the most notable names in venture capital are backing the idea cryptocurrencies could one day power a truly private internet. Announced today, Andreessen Horowitz, Blockchain Capital, Compound VC, Crunchfund and Danhua, along with Draper Fisher Jurvetson, MetaStable, Polychain Capital, Sequoia and Struck Capital are revealing a $4.7 million investment in a new startup called Orchid Labs Inc. Equally impressive, apart from the investors, is the team behind the project, which boasts an array of both blockchain technology veterans and established entrepreneurs. Co-founders include Steve Waterhouse , a long-time investor with blockchain-focused venture firm Pantera Capital, former Ethereum […]