Have brothers Winklewos extremely rich life. Until recently they created Facebook, and then they sue Mark Zuckerberg. Literally a month ago they became the first bitcoin billionaires, and Only for a couple of days of course fluctuations lost almost half of the state.
By at least in this is sure portal Business Insider. By analysts in these 2 days shaking crypto, brothers lost about $ 600 million. Although, it can be called a loss quite arbitrarily. Brothers play in a long game and confident in The fact that bitcoin will cost you all $ 50 000, so do not strongly worry about the article Business Insider, because the jerky investor Is worse than a monkey with grenade.
Who is this at all?
His bitcoins Tyler and Cameron Winklewossy purchased funds received from creator of Facebook Mark Zuckerberg - in In 2008 he paid them $ 65 million brothers accused Zuckerberg of that he stole from the idea of a social network Facebook, allegedly copying a code similar to concept of the site of the twins themselves - HarvardConnection. AT As a result, the parties came to agreement, Zuckerberg paid the money, and on It seemed that the story with the twins ended. You surely remember all this for the film " Social Network " by David Fincher.
A what is there to riptovylyutami?
AT the beginning of the week they were terribly shocked . On Tuesday morning Bitkoin's course for some hour fell on a record 10% and dangled at the $ 10 mark 000, sometimes punching it and scaring investors. Other crypto-currencies at this time generally fell in the price of 20 - 30%. But now everything is gradually improving. On date of publication notes "cue ball" in the course of Coindesk was $ 11 853.
Source: Business Insider
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