Gem Newsroom

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.

Press & Media Inquiries

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Chief Communications Officer
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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

January 20, 2015   |   Coinist

Gem Brings Multisig Expresscoin

Gem first previewed their unique, security-focused developer API for Bitcoin applications at TechCrunch Disrupt’s Startup Battlefield. The Venice, California-based startup revealed that their mission was to create an easy way for developers to build new Bitcoin applications and for consumers to stay in full control of their funds.

  • Bitcoin
  • Multisig Wallet
  • TechCrunch

MultiSig For A 12 Year Old: An Interview With Gem CEO Micah Winkelspecht

Gem is a new platform for developers that can sometimes be implemented in under ten lines of code. We got CEO Micah Winkelspecht to answer a few questions about the technology underneath and the benefits of using Gem. From explaining multi-signatures in a way that a 12-year-old can understand to the future of the cryptocurrency space, this exclusive interview illuminates an exciting new codebase for developers and a business-booster for start-ups.

  • Bitcoin
  • Bitcoin wallet
  • Micah Winklespecht

PayPal’s Bitcoin Integration And The Future Of Digital Currency Adoption

Recently, PayPal announced several partnerships aimed towards enabling certain PayPal merchants to be able to accept bitcoin as a form of payment from their customers. This was a significant announcement on multiple fronts as many had wondered if and what PayPal’s foray into the cryptocurrency space would be.

  • Bitcoin
  • TechCrunch

SoCal-Based Gem Raises $2 Million In Funding

Recently-launched bitcoin services company Gem hasn’t been around terribly long, and they are already doing some pretty impressive things.

 

  • funding
  • Seed
September 15, 2014   |   Gem Shines On Bitcoin Security

Gem Shines On Bitcoin Security

Though accepted at retailers such as Overstock.com and Dell, Bitcoin is still trying to shake the mainstream perception that it is black market currency used in degenerate corners of the Web.

 

  • Bitcoin
  • Security
  • TechCrunch

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