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Siacoin

Siacoin

SiaCoin is a cryptocurrency for distributed file storage.

SiaCoin is a cloud cryptocurrency platform created by the blockchain and software development company Nebulous labs in 2015. The company is based out of Boston, Massachusetts, and was founded by David Vorick and Luke Champine.

The Siacoin platform consists of a decentralized network of nodes located around the world. It enables users to store important data in a cloud platform that is secure and distributed in the network, preventing intrusions and violation of data privacy.

Funding

Venture

In 2016 Siacoin raised $1.25 million in funding from Five Star Ventures (also known as Procyon Ventures), Raptor Group, Fenbushi Capital, and Xiaolai Li.

Timeline

People

Name
Role
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Chris Schinnerl

Core Developer

David Vorick

Co-Founder & CEO & Core Developer

Eddie Wang

Frontend Developer

Luke Champine

Co-Founder & Core Developer

Matt Sevey

Core Developer

Steve Funk

Head of Support

Zach Herbert

Vice President of Operations

Further reading

Title
Author
Link
Type

Sia: Simple Decentralized Storage

David Vorick, Luke Champine

Academic

What is Siacoin ? Beginner's Guide to Sia (SC) Information & Review

Oliver Dale

Web

What is Siacoin?

Jacob Bushmaker

Web

Documentaries, videos and podcasts

Title
Date
Link

Siacoin explained - What is Siacoin & is it really the AIRBNB for hard drives?

July 21, 2017

Siacoin in a Nutshell

May 23, 2017

Companies

Company
CEO
Location
Products/Services

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