Category: Cryptocurrency

Settling A Bitcoin “Bet”

During this week in 2017, I relayed in this column a discussion I had with my monthly dinner group, which was prompted by an enthusiastic discussion about the merits and flaws of investing in Bitcoin. At the time, it was headline news. As the chart from tha…

Crypto Custody Explained

One of the key attributes that distinguish cryptocurrency is that it is one of the few types of asset that you can own directly with no intermediary.

Steem Added to State of the DApps Listings

Social blockchain platform Steem, home to the Steemit social network, has been added to dApp (decentralized application) tracking website stateofthedapps.com and now sits proudly next to Ethereum, EOS, and POA, on the site’s “Rankings by Platform” page. And w…

2018: Year in review and a look ahead

2018 was a big year for Version One, and it’s hard to believe another year is drawing to a close. We invested in seven new companies and participated in many follow-on rounds. Of the new investments, one is in encryption, one is in security, one is in consume…