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Bitcoin Belongs to the People, Not the 1% Super Rich

Dr. Behzad Mohit | Posted 03.31.2015 | Technology
Dr. Behzad Mohit

We must not allow this new "Freecoin" to be owned or bought and sold with real money. For the moment that a currency becomes interest-bearing and is subject to transaction and storage charges, it becomes a tradable commodity itself and it loses its equalizing value.

So Where Does Bitcoin Go From Here?

Mary Buffett | Posted 04.13.2014 | Business
Mary Buffett

It's fair to say that it has been a couple of rough months for Bitcoin, the once ballyhooed Internet currency. Just as it moved from the shadows into...

Mark Gongloff

Winklevoss Twins Find Great Tool For Separating Suckers, Money | Mark Gongloff | Posted 07.02.2013 | Business

If you have never heard the expression, "a fool and his money are soon parted," then boy do the Winklevoss twins have a golden investment opportunity ...

Bitcoin: Huge Hype Belies Low Awareness

Michel Floyd | Posted 08.25.2013 | Technology
Michel Floyd

It's pretty safe to say Bitcoin is still in the early adopter phase of its life. The good news is that there's still plenty of room to grow.

Living the Bitcoin Life

Beverly Macy | Posted 06.15.2013 | Business
Beverly Macy

Bitcoin has taken a huge hit in recent days but it is still a billion-dollar currency on a wild up-and-down ride and Silicon Valley, financial institutions, commodity traders and others are paying attention.

Guess Who Owns 1 Percent Of All Bitcoins

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 04.11.2013 | Technology

Bad news for all the hackers and libertarians out there supporting the bitcoin movement: Your favorite currency seems to have fallen into the wrong ha...

Winklevoss Twins Talk New Startup, Duck Questions About Facebook

HuffPost Live | Posted 11.27.2012 | Technology

Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, principals of Winklevoss Capital, joined HuffPost Live's Tech Game Changers series Tuesday to discuss their investment i...

Zuckerberg Talks Winklevii In New Leaked IMs

The Huffington Post | Britney Fitzgerald | Posted 09.20.2012 | Technology

The founding of Facebook is an oft-told tale: The social media site was started in a Harvard dorm room by the ambitious (and sometimes socially awkwar...

Winklevii Make Surprising Move

Reuters | Posted 11.16.2012 | Technology

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Winklevoss twins, best known for their legal battle against Mark Zuckerberg over the founding of Facebook Inc, have invested ...

Ann Brenoff

Which Coast Wins the Winklevoss Twins? | Ann Brenoff | Posted 08.27.2012 | Los Angeles

With money from their Facebook suit burning a hole in their designer jean pockets, the Winklevoss twins just plopped down $18 million on a newly const...

WATCH: Winklevoss Twins Are Now Venture Capitalists

The Huffington Post | Courteney Palis | Posted 04.30.2012 | Technology

The Winklevii are putting their notorious name to good use. After a seven-year-long legal battle with Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, which finally ...

Facebook''s Biggest Myths, Lies And Conspiracy Theories | Posted 03.07.2012 | Weird News

Facebook has broken down many of the social barriers that once existed for people. Cool people you met only once, cute coworkers you're too shy to spe...

Movie Review: J. Edgar

Marshall Fine | Posted 01.07.2012 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Let's see: Clint Eastwood's J. Edgar," which opens in limited release Wednesday (11/9/11) before going wider on Friday, features a fully committed per...

Winklevoss Twins Mock Facebook In New Commercial

The Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 11.12.2011 | Technology

Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss have several claims to fame: They are Olympians, were the plaintiffs in a notorious series of lawsuits against Facebook, ...

Facebook Scores Another Victory Against Winklevoss Twins

Posted 09.21.2011 | Technology

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Facebook Inc won a dismissal of a second lawsuit by the Olympic rowing twins Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, who have sought to inc...

Simpsons Gets Winklevossed

Entertainment Weekly | Posted 09.21.2011 | Celebrity

Armie Hammer will double your pleasure once more: In a nod to his role(s) in last year's big-screen hit The Social Network, the 24-year-old actor has ...

Larry Summers Disses 'A**hole' Winklevoss Twins

The Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 09.19.2011 | Technology

In The Social Network, a Hollywood portrayal of how Facebook got its start, Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss enter then-Harvard President Larry Summers' o...

Winklevoss Twins File A Brand New Facebook Suit--Already

Posted 08.24.2011 | Technology

(Reuters) - Olympic rowing twins Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss are pushing ahead with another suit against Facebook, a day after they decided not to ap...

Winklevoss Twins Back Down On Facebook Lawsuit

The Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 08.22.2011 | Technology

It appears the lengthy legal dispute between Facebook and twins Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss may be finally coming to an end. Though the Winklevoss...

Winklevoss vs. Facebook Court Clash Lives On--And On And On

Posted 08.14.2011 | Technology

By Jonathan Stempel NEW YORK (Reuters) - It may take the U.S. Supreme Court to end a years-long battle between a pair of Olympic rowing twins and F...

This Week In Crazy

Posted 07.20.2011 | Comedy

Every week, our Psychometer engineers carefully pinpoint the most absurd headline-makers in the news to let you know who simply has a screw loose and ...

Winklevoss Twins Will Take Facebook Suit To Supreme Court

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 07.17.2011 | Technology

The Winklevosses just won't quit--and they're taking their case to the top. Despite having won millions of dollars in their suit against Facebook, ...

Winklevoss Twins Sued For Cut Of Facebook Fortune

The Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 07.13.2011 | Technology

A judge has ruled that developer Wayne Chang's lawsuit against the Winklevoss twins can proceed and will have its day in court, the National Law Journ...

Winklevoss Twins Sued For Piece Of $65 Million Facebook Settlement

PCWorld | Sarah Jacobsson Purewal, PCWorld | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Wayne Chang is suing Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss--who are suing Mark Zuckerberg--for cutting him out of their Facebook/ConnectU settlement....

The Fighter May Not Win Oscars, but It Ought to As the Best Fight Film Since Rocky

Michael Russnow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Michael Russnow

I'm not a boxing fan, but when it's part of a good story my heart races. That's how I felt encountering Rocky many years ago, and the experience was matched at a screening of The Fighter.