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ICO Analysis: Kik’s New Token Kin

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ICO Analysis: Kik’s New Token Kin


This article was posted on Tuesday, 08:29, UTC.

To date, we’ve raised $120.5M from Foundation Capital, RRE Ventures, Spark Capital, SV Angel, Tencent (maker of WeChat), Union Square Ventures, and Valiant Capital Partners. Translation: We have acquired and mostly burnt off about an eighth of a billion dollars. We do not currently have a relevant revenue model, and our prospects for future funding rounds are not getting brighter as a result. Then, in the Whitepaper, we get their excuse: As a company, Kik has been searching for a sustainable monetization model that does not compromise user experience or privacy. A Niche Token (Kin) Without A Promising Niche? Great…

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P. H. Madore

P. H. Madore


P. H. Madore lives in Arkansas with his wife and children. He has covered the cryptocurrency beat over the course of hundreds of articles for Hacked's sister site, CryptoCoinsNews, as well as some of her competitors. He is a major contributing developer to the Woodcoin project, and is currently nearing the completion of a cryptocurrency exchange in concert with the firm he primarily works for, Vermont Secure Computing Consultancy.

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