Introducing Binded, the world's first copyright platform.
Acquired by Pixsy.com on September 10th, 2019.
Binded’s mission is to make creativity the world’s most valuable asset.
Copyright is an essential part of our world economy, yet
no one has built a modern technology company to make
copyright useful on the web. As the job landscape changes
with the rise of automation, this problem will only
continue to grow.
Creativity is one of the few things that cannot be replaced by modern technology and in the future it will be even more important that people can make a living using their creativity. Today it's incredibly difficult to identify the copyright owner of a file on the web. Binded will change that.
As a teenager in Alabama, Nathan made money as a leading player on EverQuest. He later moved to Taiwan, learned Mandarin, raised $10M for a game streaming startup and coined the term gamify.
Oli developed and sold an enterprise billing application used by web hosts. He later lived in Hong Kong and Shenzhen and helped pioneer proof of liabilities, a cryptographic scheme for Bitcoin exchanges.
Carey is a lifelong creator. He began his career as a developer working for SpaceX when he was 15 years old. Since then he's worked for a variety of early-stage companies and has even started a few of his own.
Binded is in the heart of San Francisco’s Japantown
neighborhood. Our office is a unique Japanese style loft
with a lot of history.
In the 60’s a popular Japanese restaurant was downstairs. It was frequented by John Lennon, Yoko Ono and other artists and musicians. The owner lived upstairs and hosted parties where Binded is today.
The Japantown area is clean and safe with great food and entertainment nearby. Ramen Hinadaya is downstairs and Kabuki Theatre is a block away. The historic music venue The Fillmore is also nearby.
A new symbol for
The “bound block” symbol is the most succinct form of our identity. The lines coming together stand for a creator’s copyright being bound to their digital works on the Internet, while also representing the foundational blockchain technology underlying the product.