Founded by Bitcoin thought leader, open-source contributor, and community organizer Micah Winkelspecht, Gem offers a simple, yet powerful platform for securing Bitcoin and other digital currencies. The importance of protecting Bitcoin balances and transactions is now mandatory in the wake of several recent industry security challenges resulting in the loss or theft of over half a billion dollars worth of Bitcoin.
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Los Angeles, US
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32 (est)+4%
Gem was founded in 2014 and is headquartered in Los Angeles, US

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Gem has offices in Los Angeles and Venice
Los Angeles, US (HQ)
120 Mildred Ave

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Gem's latest funding round in January 2016 was reported to be $7.1 m. In total, Gem has raised $19.6 m

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Tencent doubles down on game studio Pocket Gems with $90M investment

 Chinese internet Tencent has continued its recent investment spree after it backed U.S.-based game studio Pocket Gems to the tune of $90 million. Tencent invested in Pocket Gems back in 2015, when it put in a reported $60 million for a 20 percent stake. This time around the Wall Street Journal repo…

Tencent poured $90 million into Pocket Gems because of two shiny jewels

Mobile game publisher Pocket Gems announced today that it has raised $90 million in new funding from Chinese Internet company Tencent, which is also the world’s largest game company. The funding amount is high in part because Pocket Gems has had so much success focusing on just two mobile games, its…

'90s tooth gems are coming back because Instagram trends are out of control

The latest craze in tooth fashion (because that's a thing) is here! Meet the tooth gem — a jewel accessory that's glued to the tooth with an adhesive. SEE ALSO: Seduce people using this ‘slow’ dating app — if you have time The gems are taking the internet by storm because, you guessed it, a bunc…

Gemma Whelan's Audition for Yara on 'Game of Thrones' used the most uncomfortable scene

When Yara Greyjoy reunited with her long-lost brother on Season 2 of Game of Thrones, the two did not recognize each other. They're ignorance didn't make the scene that followed — you know, the one involving fondling and a horse — any more comfortable to watch. Well, turns out that moment wa…

Go See Get Out, the Smart Horror Gem We All Deserve

Jordan Peele's feature film debut gets in your head in ways that are hard to forget. The post Go See Get Out, the Smart Horror Gem We All Deserve appeared first on WIRED.

The happy list – 30 cultural gems to brighten dark times

Singin’ in the Rain, Carpool Karaoke… In these gloomy days, try the New Review team’s list of guaranteed mood-enhancers• Tell us your favourite cultural pick-me-ups in the comments below for an alternative list next weekWe may have lost Gene Wilder last year, but the sheer joy of his comedy lives on…
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