- OpenAI's Sam Altman is close to securing $100mn in funding for Worldcoin crypto project.
- Worldcoin plans to use iris-scanning technology to create a secure global cryptocurrency.
- The startup aims to create a global identification system using eyeball-scanning technology.
- A $100mn token sale last year valued the company's tokens at $3bn.
- Worldcoin plans to launch in the next few weeks.
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OpenAI’s Sam Altman nears $100mn funding for Worldcoin crypto project
OpenAI's Sam Altman is set to raise $100mn for Worldcoin, a global cryptocurrency using iris-scanning for identification. The startup plans to launch soon.