Bitcoin striving, but blockchain thriving

9 charts that tell the real story

Shyam Kamadolli
Dec 4, 2018 · 3 min read

1: The rise and fall of bitcoin

Bitcoin price. source: Google search for “bitcoin price”

2: People looking for information on bitcoin

Search term “bitcoin” — for approximately the same period. Source: Google Trends

3: No of transactions on the bitcoin blockchain

source: blockchain.info

4: Number of wallets and user accounts

Number of bitcoin wallets online at Blockchain (source: Blockchain.info)

5: Blockchain in the enterprise

For all the focus on cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, Blockchain is solving real problems in the enterprise, in governments, and among technology visionaries.

6: Enterprise Blockchain is a $20B+ opportunity

7: A lot of capital invested in Blockchain

VCs are patient capital building for the long term. The wall of innovation funded by over $3B of early stage investor interest has not hit us yet.

8: And this is smart money

Experienced VC firms that know how to build large viable businesses have continued to fund the Blockchain led and Blockchain based innovation.

9: A portfolio beyond “Crypto”

As a blockchain focused VC firm, we recommend a broad diversified long term approach to playing the opportunity. These are a select few of the 25 positions in our portfolio at Applied Crypto Ventures.

Applied Crypto Ventures

A specialized venture capital investment firm focused on…

Applied Crypto Ventures

A specialized venture capital investment firm focused on applications of advanced mathematical and cryptographic techniques like blockchain, directed acylcic graphs, and other distributed ledger technologies.

Shyam Kamadolli

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Entrepreneur turned VC and PE investor; Blockchain/Crypto/AI/ML focus; blogger; technophile, foodie, polyglot, poet

Applied Crypto Ventures

A specialized venture capital investment firm focused on applications of advanced mathematical and cryptographic techniques like blockchain, directed acylcic graphs, and other distributed ledger technologies.