On Aug. 16, Litecoin (LTC) founder Charlie Lee disclosed in a tweet that he’s “an investor in Casa,” a Bitcoin (BTC) private key safety agency. He additionally famous that he has excessive hopes for the corporate:
“I’ve the identical feeling about Casa in the present day as I had about Coinbase after I joined in 2013 because the third rent. Casa is making Bitcoin simple to make use of and that’s extraordinarily essential for this area. Wanting ahead to nice issues!”
A notable rent
The tweet was posted in response to Casa asserting the rent of a former engineer and product developer at Microsoft and software program agency Tableau, in addition to a Seattle Bitcoin Meetup organizer Brian Lockhart. The tweet states:
“We’re thrilled that we have been lastly in a position to persuade him to return out of retirement and play within the huge leagues at Casa.”
In response to Crunchbase, Casa obtained $2.1 million in funding to this point throughout its seed spherical in March 2018.
As Cointelegraph reported in June, Casa Node, one of many trade’s common pre-synced node merchandise, relied on an inbuilt Raspberry Pi, although earlier iteration of the mannequin triggered frustration for some customers as a result of its reported slowness.
In July, Fb reportedly employed Normal Chartered Financial institution’s head of public affairs Ed Bowles for its cryptocurrency undertaking.