Thor and Travala Officially declare Strategic Partnership

A NEO-based blockchain startup, Thor has announced about its cooperation with the smart platform Travala
14 June 2018   137

The both companies creating freedom for workers and reducing costs for firms or contractors. Travala’s platform is to be applied by independent travel service providers who is able to benefit from the access to benefits that the Thor platform provides.

We are very excited to partner with Travala. They’re a smart team building a great project, and their platform would be of great use to the contractors in our network, just as our platform could help independent contractors using theirs.
 David Chin
CEO, Thor Token

In turn, contractors from around the world in the Thor network can use Travala to both find work and high-quality decentralized travel services.

Partnering with Thor made logical sense for Travala. We aim to create a smart travel ecosystem that covers all angles including optimizing suppliers workforce. By enabling our supplier to have direct access to the Thor gig economy, our suppliers will never be left under-staffed. We are pleased to be partnering with such a strong and capable team.
 Matthew Luczynski
Co-Founder, Travala.com

So, the companies are glad to work together and see what the future holds. This partnership creates the extensive possibilities, it will provide users from both platforms with significant profits and advantages. 

Bluehill IOST Blockchain Incubator to be Launched

Startup claims it will work with Binance Labs and Huobi Capital when investing in companies
21 June 2018   121

The Bluehill startup incubator was launched after the company raised $ 50 million. Its main task will be the development of the IOST ecosystem. This is reported by CoinDesk.

The company announced the beginning of accepting applications from start-ups on a long-term basis and intends to allocate an average of $ 500,000 per project, including "both seed investments of $100,000 and follow-on investments in the low millions."

It is noteworthy that the startup promises to make investments together with Binance Labs and Huobi Capital.

[We are] open to all projects irrespective of whether they're presently building on IOST. Our focus is on backing the best teams early and aligning our interests with theirs right from the start so that we can build trust and familiarity with the most enduring companies.
 

Bluehill 

According to the announcement, Bluehill has already sponsored 7 projects that develop decentralized applications. Of these, 6 are developing on the IOST detachment, and the seventh creates a separate blockchain.