Montreal-based Blockstream is implementing sidechains and accelerating innovation in digital currencies. Learn more.
Blockstream moves ahead with sidechain elements, the first implementation of sidechains
The authors of the much-discussed Bitcoin Sidechains paper " Enabling Blockchain Innovations with Pegged Sidechains," released in October, formed the company Blockstream to implement sidechains and accelerate innovation in digital currencies. In November, Blockstream closed a $21 million seed funding round with nearly 40 high-profile investors.