Blockstack

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Blockstack is the first implementation of a decentralized DNS system on top of the Bitcoin blockchain. It combines DNS functionality with public key infrastructure and is primarily meant to be used by new blockchain applications.

TypePrivate
Founded2013
HQNew York, NY, US
Websitestacks.co
Employee Ratings5

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Employees (est.) (Oct 2021)40(+22%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore
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Key People/Management at Blockstack

Muneeb Ali

Muneeb Ali

CEO and Co-Founder

Blockstack Office Locations

Blockstack has an office in New York
New York, NY, US (HQ)
101 W 23rd St
New York, NY, US
Lafayette St
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Blockstack Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2013

Blockstack total Funding

$30.5 m

Time since last funding

4 years ago

Blockstack investors

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Blockstack Cybersecurity Score

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A

94/100

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Blockstack Online and Social Media Presence

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Blockstack News and Updates

CEO Of Blockstack PBC Talks Crypto Token Compliance, U.S. Coronavirus Policy

You are about to be entertained by Dr. Muneeb Ali, CEO of Blockstack PBC, and hear about a ‘light’ blockchain design, a ‘Stacks’ token, the smart contracts programming language called ‘Clarity’ and its decentralized cloud storage system called ‘Gaia’.

Blockstack Will Pay Liquidity Provider GSR to Trade Its STX Token

Blockstack has hired GSR Markets to provide liquidity for its "stacks" token, according to an SEC filing.

Blockstack raises $23M in historic initial coin offering endorsed by the SEC

Blockstack PBC, a startup that has built a blockchain-based network for decentralized apps, Tuesday said it has raised $23 million in an initial coin offering historic as the first token sale to be endorsed by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Approval for Blackstack’s ICO was granted un…

DigitalAMN’s Reg A+ Interest Shows Promise as Blockstack and OrgHarvest Become First SEC Qualified Offerings in Crypto and Cannabis Cultivation

Through TruCrowd Services, DigitalAMN Sees Benefit in Supporting Reg. A+ Offerings for Crypto and Cannabis Ventures Through TruCrowd Services, DigitalAMN Sees Benefit in Supporting Reg. A+ Offerings for Crypto and Cannabis Ventures

WATCH: Blockstack CEO Discusses His Regulatory ‘Ah-Ha’ Moment

In a conversation with Leigh Cuen, Blockstack CEO Muneeb Ali explains why he "optimistic" towards the coming regulatory policies.

Blockstack Prepares For Its True Test Following SEC Approval To Raise $28 Million On A Blockchain

Blockstack made history by becoming the first blockchain company to receive SEC approval for a Reg A+ digital token offering. However, the hard work for the company is only beginning as it seeks to use these new funds to drive users and developers into the platform.
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Blockstack Blogs

Stacks Cryptocurrency No Longer Treated as a US Security by Blockstack PBC

Hiro PBC (formerly Blockstack PBC), filed a form 1-U report with the SEC yesterday that summarizes the successful adoption of the Stacks blockchain by independent miners and the board approval of management’s determination to no longer treat the Stacks cryptocurrency as a security under U.S. federal…

See the Stacks.co Blog for latest Stacks Ecosystem Updates!

As you may be aware, the Blockstack ecosystem decentralized over time and evolved into a number of independent entities and developers with their own web properties. See this post for more info. The launch of Stacks 2.0 completes that transition. With this change: This blog blog.blockstack.org will …

Hiro: Dedicated To The Builders of A Better Internet on Bitcoin

Blockstack PBC is now Hiro! In October, we introduced the Stacks brand to serve as the banner under which Stacks ecosystem entities and individuals should unite and we’ve already seen fantastic adoption throughout the ecosystem. At the time, we also announced a name change for Blockstack PBC to Hiro…

Stacks 2.0 Is Feature Complete

Stacks 2.0 is now feature complete. Since being introduced in February, the PBC team, the Stacks Foundation, and community contributors across the world have been busy bringing this ambitious, ‘master’ blockchain design powered by Proof-of-Transfer, to life. Very soon, Stacks 2.0 will bring apps and…

Meet The Winners Of HackDeFi

Decentralized Finance has erupted over the last two years and taken the blockchain industry by storm. HODLing is great and all, but cryptocurrency is too powerful to not put it to good use! We’ve seen DeFi platforms emerge from seemingly out of nowhere, redefining what money can do and offering unpr…

OKCoin Plans To List STX In The US and Serve As A Stacks 2.0 Launch Partner

See the OKCoin’s update and register for early access to their STX airdrop. We are thrilled to share that OKCoin expects to be the first to list STX tokens in the US and will support the Stacks 2.0 release as a launch partner. The OKCoin team have been long-time supporters of the Stacks ecosystem an…
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Blockstack Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Blockstack founded?

    Blockstack was founded in 2013.

  • Who are Blockstack key executives?

    Blockstack's key executives are Muneeb Ali.

  • How many employees does Blockstack have?

    Blockstack has 40 employees.

  • Who are Blockstack competitors?

    Competitors of Blockstack include Code Brew Labs, Chelpis and SettleMint.

  • Where is Blockstack headquarters?

    Blockstack headquarters is located at 101 W 23rd St, New York.

  • Where are Blockstack offices?

    Blockstack has an office in New York.

  • How many offices does Blockstack have?

    Blockstack has 2 offices.