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Winklevoss twins: Bitcoin could be the 'currency of a country'

Having recently filed plans to start the Winklevoss Bitcoin Trust, the Harvard-educated twins of Facebook lawsuit notoriety plug Bitcoin as a potential currency for economically depressed nations.

By Sep. 17, 2013

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Winklevoss twins work to make Bitcoin more legit with SEC filing

In an effort to boost the presence and tradability of the digital currency, the twins who accused Mark Zuckerberg of stealing the idea for Facebook file for a "Winklevoss Bitcoin Trust."

By Jul. 1, 2013

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Winklevoss twins on Bitcoin: Time to work with the Feds

Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, who parlayed Facebook cash into a multimillion dollar Bitcoin stake, say making money means working with the Feds. Meanwhile, the Bitcoin Foundation is about to hire its first D.C. lobbyist.

By May. 18, 2013

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Winklevoss twins lead $750K investment in shopping startup

The brothers made famous by a Facebook legal battle flex their new VC muscles and bet on Hukkster, a discount online shopping service.

By Nov. 13, 2012

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Winklevoss twins get back to social networking with investment

The brothers who claimed Mark Zuckerberg stole their idea for Facebook have invested $1 million in a social network aimed at investors, The Wall Street Journal reports.

By Sep. 16, 2012

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And, poof, the Winklevoss twins become VCs

It actually seems like a sensible career trajectory, given they're worth too much to do much else.

By Apr. 27, 2012

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Winklevoss twins joke about Facebook in nuts ad

In a new ad for pistachios, the twins who believe they were cheated out of their fair share of Facebook, share a joke about Facebook. Or, more precisely, nemesis Mark Zuckerberg.

By Sep. 13, 2011

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Judge tosses latest Winklevoss claim vs. Facebook

A judge has dismissed a motion filed by the Winklevoss twins last month, asking the court to look into whether Facebook and co-founder Mark Zuckerberg were suppressing evidence during the original lawsuit.

By Jul. 22, 2011

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Winklevoss twins press Facebook case in Boston

A new motion asks the court to determine whether Facebook and its CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, "intentionally or inadvertently suppressed evidence" in their dispute.

By Jun. 23, 2011

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Winklevoss twins drop Facebook lawsuit

The former classmates of Zuckerberg decide to drop their long-running legal dispute against the social-networking giant and its co-founder and accept a $65 million settlement.

By Jun. 22, 2011