Winklevoss twins become world’s first Bitcoin billionaires

CAMERON and Tyler Winklevoss, the identical twins who claimed Mark Zuckerberg stole their idea for Facebook, are the world’s first Bitcoin billionaires. The pair, who sued Zuckerberg over Facebook in 2009, received a settlement of US$65 million (A$85.5 million) and used some of that money (A$14 million) to invest in Bitcoin in 2013. The brothers reportedly bought 1 per cent of all Bitcoin that was in circulation at the time. Since then, the digital currency has increased in value by 10,000 per cent, making the 36-year-old brothers billionaires. They reportedly…

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Mark Zuckerberg’s sister sexually harassed on US flight

 Randi Zuckerberg

SEATTLE: Alaska Airlines said on Thursday that it was investigating a claim that flight attendants allowed a passenger to sexually harass a former Facebook executive on a flight. Randi Zuckerberg, who is also Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg‘s sister, took to social media on Wednesday to detail her recent flight between Los Angeles and Mazatlan, Mexico. In a letter to executives of the Seattle-based airline, she said she was extremely uncomfortable with a man sitting near her, explaining he constantly made sexually explicit and lewd comments to her and others in the firstclass section while being served…

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