21 Inc's New Venture: Email That Pays Recipients in Bitcoin

21 Inc's New Venture: Email That Pays Recipients in Bitcoin

THELOGICALINDIAN - The Bitcoin aggregation 21 Inc has launched yet addition belvedere to its calendar of casework that competes with amusing email systems like Linkedins Inmail Essentially the aggregation wants bodies to alter their accessible email with an inbox that pays in bitcoin

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21 Inc Wants You to Get Paid to Receive Emails

21 Inc's New Venture: Email That Pays Recipients in Bitcoin The San Francisco-based 21 Inc is a aggregation that’s focused on utilizing Bitcoin for a advanced arrangement of applications including big data, hardware, the Internet of Things (IoT), and now a amusing email platform. The anew launched account is agnate to Linkedin’s Inmail arrangement which enables users to pay Linkedin to advanced an email to bodies they are not affiliated with, but would like to contact.

In adverse to Linkedin’s platform, 21 Inc’s account pays the almsman of the email and the aggregation accuse the sender an added 10 percent fee. The email appliance that compensates recipients is accessible for both adaptable and desktop operating systems.

“Replace your accessible email with an inbox that pays you,” explains 21 Inc. “Set up a 21 contour to accept paid letters from bodies alfresco your network. Keep the money, or accord it to charities. It’s like Linkedin Inmail, except you get paid. — Recruiters, salespeople, and companies can now accelerate paid letters to atone you for your time.”

Surveys, Charities, and Contacting Industry Leaders

The new account additionally pays users to participate in surveys that accolade bodies with bitcoin afterwards commutual the tasks. Users can accelerate their balance to addition wallet immediately, but 21 Inc additionally gives a account of charities area bodies can accord their funds instead. Charities accommodate nonprofits such as Black Girls Code, Stanford University’s Folding program, and Coincenter.

On the sending side, the prices to accomplish acquaintance with addition can alter depending on the person. For instance contacting Ben Horowitz, the accepted accomplice of the adventure basic close Andreessen Horowitz, costs US$100. Then there are abounding added profiles from companies such as Comcast Ventures, Angel List, Qualcomm, and Google Ventures.

The abstraction enables recipients to get compensated for their time but additionally allows a affiliation that may prove fruitful. The abstraction could be advantageous to a architect of a startup attractive for berry allotment or addition aggravating to actualize a new partnership.

 With $121 Million Raised, Can 21 Inc Find the Right Market?

The new email account adds to the growing account of 21 Inc’s Bitcoin-related platforms that accommodate its 21 computer, library tutorials, and its fee-market and bulge abstracts feeds. The aggregation founded in 2013 by Balaji S. Srinivasan, Matt Pauker, Veerbhan Kheterpal, Nigel Drego, and Daniel Firu has been testing altered types of platforms back 2015.

Alongside this, investors accept had aerial expectations for the adolescent startup, injecting $121 actor into the company’s coffers. The aggregation which has been continuously alteration may be pivoting its focal credibility in adjustment to acquisition a alcove bazaar aural the Bitcoin industry. 21 Inc seems to anticipate users will be absorbed in its advantageous inbox application.

“Get a acknowledgment from some of the best important bodies in tech. Pitch your startup idea, ask for career advice, or get a absolute acknowledgment on tabs vs. spaces,” explains 21 Inc.

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