First Bitcoin Billionaires Just Won Bet on Cryptocurrency Over Space Gold

Bitcoin has made billionaires out of the Winklevoss twins, thanks to a fear of astro-gold crashing the market that encouraged them to support the currency. The American entrepreneurs are perhaps most famous for claiming that Mark Zuckerberg stole their idea for Facebook, a story immortalized in The …
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Bitcoin billionaires: Winklevoss twins' $11m bet on digital currency is now worth $1 billion

The twin brothers who sued Mark Zuckerberg claiming he stole the idea for Facebook are worth more than $ 1bn after capitalising on the astonishing rise in Bitcoin. An $ 11m (£8m) bet on Bitcoin made by Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss over four years ago has ballooned by almost 10,000pc after last …
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