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New York City Investor Accelerator Program, by Venture University, Announced for Venture Capital, Private Equity, and Angel Investing

Venture University (VU), an investor accelerator for venture capital (VC), private equity (PE), and angel investing, and a multi-stage investment fund, today announces the launch of its New York City office and NYC-based investor accelerator programs.  Each quarter, VU will be accepting up to 25 individuals to join the NYC investment team of VU Venture Partners as part of its VC Investment Apprenticeship Program. VU’s NYC office is located at the Northwest corner of Madison Square Park at 245 5th…

New York Based Insolar Launches Official Testnet with Industry-Leading 10,000+ Transactions Per Second Throughput

Enterprise blockchain platform Insolar is thrilled to announce the official launch of its testnet, which will validate its position as the world’s fastest enterprise blockchain platform, by an order of magnitude, with minimum speeds of 10,000 transactions per second. Insolar’s testnet comes less than two months after the company was announced to the public. Its impressive speed is the result of a revolutionary architecture that assigns different roles to nodes and distributes storage and processing tasks efficiently among them. “Insolar’s…