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About Gem

Gem is a Los Angeles based start up specializing in blockchain solutions in healthcare and supply chain.
Gem's CEO and founder is Micah Winkelspecht.

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Press Releases

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Whitepapers

GemOS Technical Whitepaper

GemOS seeks to present a scalable,​ flexible,​ and extensible​ platform for building, deploying, and managing distributed applications.

Medical Claims Processing: Blockchain Solutions

Blockchain solutions are making the future happen now. A special report on healthcare issues by Gem and Capital One.

Unlocking Your Health Data with Blockchain

GemOS seeks to present a scalable,​ flexible,​ and extensible​ platform for building, deploying, and managing distributed applications.

Recent Press

Three New York VCs join $7.1M Round In Blockchain Venture

Venice, California-based Gem, a platform for blockchain developers looking to integrate the decentralized ledger technology in finance, healthcare, and other data-reliant industries.

  • blockchain platform
  • funding

Gem Ups Ante In 2016 With $7.1 Million Funding Round

Gem, a blockchain platform service provider, has captured $7.1 million via Series A funding, led by an assortment of partners, including Pelion Venture Partners, KEC Ventures, Blockchain Capital, Digital Currency Group and RRE Ventures, among others, according to a Gem statement.

  • blockchain platform
  • funding

Could Blockchain Totally Change How The Internet Works?

The internet is just a pipe, and any attempt at real security is merely a sticking plaster that’s doomed to get hacked, somehow, by someone, at some point. Cue the Blockchain, a tech that proves ownership in an indisputable way.

  • Blockchains

Bitcoin Has More ‘Promise’ Says Former PayPal Exec, Gem COO

Earlier this fall, Gem launched as the first Bitcoin startup to ever compete in the TechCrunch Disrupt Battlefield, presenting a full-stack API for digital currency developers that will eliminate the pain of building Bitcoin security infrastructure into apps.

  • Bitcoin
  • TechCrunch
April 21, 2015   |   Bitcoin Q&A

Bitcoin Q&A

The internet has opened the door for numerous technologies and products that have drastically altered the way we do business and live our daily lives. Bitcoin is one such technology that arguably has the greatest potential to revolutionize the world of international finance. Micah Winkelspecht, the CEO of Gem, a company that helps its customers accept and secure bitcoin transactions, sat down with me to discuss the various facets, uses, and implications of Bitcoin, as well as the challenges it faces for broader adoption.

  • Bitcoin
  • Bitcoin wallet
  • Multisig Wallet

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