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Stamford Advocate
Inside Facebook's year of reckoningPark , California, to discuss the matter. They also took the unusual step of in
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 hours ago
Park , California, to discuss the matter. They also took the unusual step of inviting right-leaning Facebook board member Peter Thiel to help plan the meeting, people familiar with the matter said, speaking on the condition of anonymity to discuss... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Mustafa Suleyman: The liberal activist who cofounded Google's £400 million artificial intelligence lab (GOOG)the company's early days, Suleyman made several trips to Silicon Valley and suc
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
the company's early days, Suleyman made several trips to Silicon Valley and successfully convinced billionaires like Peter Thiel and Elon Musk to invest in DeepMind, telling them that he and his cofounders planned to hoover up as much brain... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Mustafa Suleyman: The liberal activist who cofounded Google's £400 million artificial intelligence lab (GOOG)the company's early days, Suleyman made several trips to Silicon Valley and suc
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 days ago
the company's early days, Suleyman made several trips to Silicon Valley and successfully convinced billionaires like Peter Thiel and Elon Musk to invest in DeepMind, telling them that he and his cofounders planned to hoover up as much brain... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Tech firm TranferWise moves to Ybor City, illustrating a new chapter in Tampa’s business historyapplication. Since then, some serious investors have backed TransferWise, incl
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
application. Since then, some serious investors have backed TransferWise, including Virgin founder Richard Branson and Peter Thiel, the co-founder of PayPal and an early investor in Facebook. The company now has about 2 million users in more... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Facebook adds first black board member: American Express' Kenneth ChenaultSandberg, Netflix CEO Reed Hastings, Whatsapp founder Jan Koum, as well as vent
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 4 days ago
Sandberg, Netflix CEO Reed Hastings, Whatsapp founder Jan Koum, as well as venture capitalist and PayPal cofounder Peter Thiel. Chenault is also a board member of other high-profile companies including IBM and Proctor & Gamble, as well as... Read more
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CNET
Facebook diversifies board with American Express CEOboard that includes Netflix CEO Reed Hastings, venture capitalist Marc Andreess
CNET / Posted 4 days ago
board that includes Netflix CEO Reed Hastings, venture capitalist Marc Andreessen, entrepreneur and early Facebook investor Peter Thiel, as well as Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg. The appointment comes at a time when Silicon Valley is taking serious... Read more
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Miami New Times
Roger Stone Is "Lobbying" Hulk Hogan to Run for U.S. Senate in Floridawhite supremacist — but that sadly might not disqualify him throughout Florida.
Miami New Times / Posted 5 days ago
white supremacist — but that sadly might not disqualify him throughout Florida. Neither would Hogan's malicious, Peter Thiel-funded lawsuit against the left-leaning news website Gawker, which infamously put the once-popular website out of... Read more
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Miami New Times
Roger Stone Is "Lobbying" Hulk Hogan to Run for U.S. Senate in Floridawhite supremacist — but that sadly might not disqualify him throughout Florida.
Miami New Times / Posted 5 days ago
white supremacist — but that sadly might not disqualify him throughout Florida. Neither would Hogan's malicious, Peter Thiel-funded lawsuit against the left-leaning news website Gawker, which infamously put the once-popular website out of... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
New twist in Hogan sex tape sagaPETER Thiel, the man who funded former wrestler Hulk Hogan’s legal claim agains
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 5 days ago
PETER Thiel, the man who funded former wrestler Hulk Hogan’s legal claim against Gawker over the publication of a leaked sex tape, has made a bid to buy the remaining assets of the gossip website he helped drive into bankruptcy. According to... Read more
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News.com.au
New twist in Hogan sex tape sagaby a lawsuit brought by wrestler Hulk Hogan. WSJ's Lee Hawkins explains. PayPa
News.com.au / Posted 5 days ago
by a lawsuit brought by wrestler Hulk Hogan. WSJ's Lee Hawkins explains. PayPal founder turned venture capitalist Peter Thiel. Picture: Saul Loeb/AFPSource:AFP PETER Thiel, the man who funded former wrestler Hulk Hogan’s legal claim... Read more
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Breitbart
Press Crackdown: Philippines Revokes License of Popular News Site Critical of Duterteinternet. He also provided legal assistance to the left-wing website Gawker in
Breitbart / Posted 6 days ago
internet. He also provided legal assistance to the left-wing website Gawker in their legal defense against Hulk Hogan and Peter Thiel, a lawsuit that was eventually lost. Rappler is owned and run by CEO Maria Ressa, a Philippine national as... Read more
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WA Today
Why Uber has to turn its back on former chief Travis Kalanickfostered the warped culture that would encourage executives to come up with suc
WA Today / Posted 10 days ago
fostered the warped culture that would encourage executives to come up with such a tool? In 2014, the billionaire investor Peter Thiel described Uber as the most "ethically challenged" company in Silicon Valley. At the time, Uber was riding high,... Read more
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Canberra Times
Why Uber has to turn its back on former chief Travis Kalanickfostered the warped culture that would encourage executives to come up with suc
Canberra Times / Posted 10 days ago
fostered the warped culture that would encourage executives to come up with such a tool? In 2014, the billionaire investor Peter Thiel described Uber as the most "ethically challenged" company in Silicon Valley. At the time, Uber was riding high,... Read more
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The Age
Why Uber has to turn its back on former chief Travis Kalanickfostered the warped culture that would encourage executives to come up with suc
The Age / Posted 10 days ago
fostered the warped culture that would encourage executives to come up with such a tool? In 2014, the billionaire investor Peter Thiel described Uber as the most "ethically challenged" company in Silicon Valley. At the time, Uber was riding high,... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Why Uber has to turn its back on former chief Travis Kalanickfostered the warped culture that would encourage executives to come up with suc
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 10 days ago
fostered the warped culture that would encourage executives to come up with such a tool? In 2014, the billionaire investor Peter Thiel described Uber as the most "ethically challenged" company in Silicon Valley. At the time, Uber was riding high,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Eric Greitens 'slapped his mistress while wife gave birth'want to be a part of politics, I don't want to be a part of anything.' RELATED
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
want to be a part of politics, I don't want to be a part of anything.' RELATED ARTICLES Billionaire venture capitalist Peter Thiel makes an offer...'2018 is the year of the woman': Emma Willis hints at big...Coastal governors line up to get... Read more
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Daily Mail
Peter Thiel submits bid for Gawker, faces challengesBillionaire venture capitalist Peter Thiel makes an offer for Gawker a year aft
Daily Mail / Posted 11 days ago
Billionaire venture capitalist Peter Thiel makes an offer for Gawker a year after he helped bankrupt the news site that revealed he was gay without his consent Thiel made an offer for the online news site that he helped shut down The site has been... Read more
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Daily Mail
St. Louis attorney investigating Missouri Gov. Eric Greitensdivorce in March 2016. Meanwhile, Greitens' wife stood by his side. RELATED AR
Daily Mail / Posted 11 days ago
divorce in March 2016. Meanwhile, Greitens' wife stood by his side. RELATED ARTICLES Billionaire venture capitalist Peter Thiel makes an offer...'2018 is the year of the woman': Emma Willis hints at big...Coastal governors line up to get... Read more
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Breitbart
Peter Thiel Submits Bid to Buy GawkerVenture capitalist Peter Thiel has made an offer to purchase Gawker, but may fa
Breitbart / Posted 11 days ago
Venture capitalist Peter Thiel has made an offer to purchase Gawker, but may face some challenges in purchasing the defunct media blog. Although Gawker has been inactive for more than a year, several parties reportedly have expressed interest in... Read more
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New Now Next
Out Billionaire Peter Thiel Bankrupted Gawker. Now He Wants To Buy ItAfter billionaire Peter Thiel was outed in a 2007 Gawker article, the Silicon V
New Now Next / Posted 11 days ago
After billionaire Peter Thiel was outed in a 2007 Gawker article, the Silicon Valley venture capitalist made it his mission to ruin the site, claiming it “violated my privacy and cashed in on it.” Thiel later bankrolled Hulk Hogan’s sex-tape lawsuit... Read more
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FOX Business
Peter Thiel bids to buy Gawker after funding suit that bankrupted siteBillionaire venture capitalist Peter Thiel has submitted an offer to buy Gawker
FOX Business / Posted 11 days ago
Billionaire venture capitalist Peter Thiel has submitted an offer to buy Gawker, the news and gossip website that ceased operation in 2016 after Thiel funded a lawsuit against it, according to a report on Thursday. The terms of Thiel’s bid for the... Read more
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FOX Business
Peter Thiel bids to buy Gawker after funding suit that bankrupted siteBillionaire venture capitalist Peter Thiel has submitted an offer to buy Gawker
FOX Business / Posted 11 days ago
Billionaire venture capitalist Peter Thiel has submitted an offer to buy Gawker, the news and gossip website that ceased operation in 2016 after Thiel funded a lawsuit against it, according to a report on Thursday. Continue Reading Below The terms... Read more
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The Hill
Peter Thiel makes offer to buy Gawker after funding lawsuit to shutter itBillionaire PayPal co-founder and informal Trump adviser Peter Thiel has submit
The Hill / Posted 11 days ago
Billionaire PayPal co-founder and informal Trump adviser Peter Thiel has submitted an offer to buy Gawker.com after funding Hulk Hogan's lawsuit to shutter the company, Reuters reported Thursday. People familiar with Thiel's offer told the news... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
A 'bad ending' is coming for cryptocurrencies, warns Warren Buffettis known as mining. Last week the price increased by 13.5 per cent to £11,071
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 days ago
is known as mining. Last week the price increased by 13.5 per cent to £11,071 ($20,769) after a report found billionaire Peter Thiel, an early investor in Facebook and co-founder of Paypal, had heavily invested in the cryptocurrency. Thiel's... Read more
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Daily Mail
Warren Buffett says Bitcoin will end in DISASTERis known as mining. Last week the price increased by 13.5 per cent to $15,017
Daily Mail / Posted 12 days ago
is known as mining. Last week the price increased by 13.5 per cent to $15,017 (£11,071) after a report found billionaire Peter Thiel, an early investor in Facebook and co-founder of Paypal, had heavily invested in the cryptocurrency. Thiel's... Read more
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Breitbart
Conservative Blogger’s Visit to Google HQ Triggered Security Panicby security. Yarvin is a software engineer known for creating the Urbit comput
Breitbart / Posted 12 days ago
by security. Yarvin is a software engineer known for creating the Urbit computing platform, which is reportedly backed by Peter Thiel. He is also a well-known political theorist; his writings in the early 2000s under the pen-name “Mencius Moldbug”... Read more
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FOX News
Greg Gutfeld: How to go to college (again)(Brett’s equally smart brother, Eric, also makes the pod-rounds – an astounding
FOX News / Posted 13 days ago
(Brett’s equally smart brother, Eric, also makes the pod-rounds – an astounding mathematician/economist who works for Peter Thiel. Look him up. The Weinstein brothers are sadists in the application of mind bending wisdom.) And so now I find... Read more
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FOX News
Greg Gutfeld: How to go to college (again)(Brett’s equally smart brother, Eric, also makes the pod-rounds – an astounding
FOX News / Posted 13 days ago
(Brett’s equally smart brother, Eric, also makes the pod-rounds – an astounding mathematician/economist who works for Peter Thiel. Look him up. The Weinstein brothers are sadists in the application of mind bending wisdom.) And so now I find... Read more
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The Hill
Lawmakers jump back into funding fightannounces retirement from Senate | What you can expect from new tax code | Five
The Hill / Posted 14 days ago
announces retirement from Senate | What you can expect from new tax code | Five ways finance laws could change in 2018 | Peter Thiel bets big on bitcoin Wednesday: Leaders appear to make little progress on funding deal | NY to sue over Trump tax... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Trump reportedly told Peter Thiel they'd be friends for life — and then ghosted himPeter Thiel was the only major Silicon Valley mogul to publicly back Donald Tru
Stamford Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
Peter Thiel was the only major Silicon Valley mogul to publicly back Donald Trump's presidential campaign. Trump showered Thiel with praise but failed to return his calls after he was elected president, according to Michael Wolff's "Fire and Fury:... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Trump reportedly told Peter Thiel they'd be friends for life — and then ghosted himPeter Thiel was the only major Silicon Valley mogul to publicly back Donald Tru
Connecticut Post / Posted 15 days ago
Peter Thiel was the only major Silicon Valley mogul to publicly back Donald Trump's presidential campaign. Trump showered Thiel with praise but failed to return his calls after he was elected president, according to Michael Wolff's "Fire and Fury:... Read more
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WA Today
Investors see steep losses on early Bitcoin futures contractshigh of $US20,000 to as low as $US12,000 in recent weeks as rival cryptocurrenc
WA Today / Posted 16 days ago
high of $US20,000 to as low as $US12,000 in recent weeks as rival cryptocurrencies have gathered steam, although it was given a boost when it emerged the Silicon Valley venture capitalist Peter Thiel had placed a major bet on its future by invest... Read more
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Canberra Times
Wall St investors see steep losses on early Bitcoin futures contractsas $US12,000 in recent weeks as rival cryptocurrencies have gathered steam, alt
Canberra Times / Posted 16 days ago
as $US12,000 in recent weeks as rival cryptocurrencies have gathered steam, although it was given a boost when it emerged the Silicon Valley venture capitalist Peter Thiel had placed a major bet on its future by investing. The Daily Telegraph, Lon... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Wall St investors see steep losses on early Bitcoin futures contracts$US12,000 in recent weeks as rival cryptocurrencies have gathered steam, althou
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 16 days ago
$US12,000 in recent weeks as rival cryptocurrencies have gathered steam, although it was given a boost when it emerged the Silicon Valley venture capitalist Peter Thiel had placed a major bet on its -future by investing. The Daily Telegraph, L... Read more
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The Age
Wall St investors see steep losses on early Bitcoin futures contracts$US12,000 in recent weeks as rival cryptocurrencies have gathered steam, althou
The Age / Posted 16 days ago
$US12,000 in recent weeks as rival cryptocurrencies have gathered steam, although it was given a boost when it emerged the Silicon Valley venture capitalist Peter Thiel had placed a major bet on its -future by investing. The Daily Telegraph, L... Read more
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Philly.com
Trump's effort to stop publication of scathing book is a break in precedentHarder has experience in taking on media companies. In a lawsuit secretly funde
Philly.com / Posted 17 days ago
Harder has experience in taking on media companies. In a lawsuit secretly funded by Silicon Valley venture capitalist Peter Thiel, Harder represented former professional wrestler Hulk Hogan in a successful invasion of privacy case against... Read more
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Philly.com
Trump's effort to stop publication of scathing book is a break in precedentHarder has experience in taking on media companies. In a lawsuit secretly funde
Philly.com / Posted 18 days ago
Harder has experience in taking on media companies. In a lawsuit secretly funded by Silicon Valley venture capitalist Peter Thiel, Harder represented former professional wrestler Hulk Hogan in a successful invasion-of-privacy case against... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Trump's effort to stop publication of scathing book is a break...Harder has experience in taking on media companies. In a lawsuit secretly funde
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 18 days ago
Harder has experience in taking on media companies. In a lawsuit secretly funded by Silicon Valley venture capitalist Peter Thiel, Harder represented former professional wrestler Hulk Hogan in a successful invasion of privacy case against... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Trump attempt to block publication of book fails as publication date moved upHarder has experience in taking on media companies. In a lawsuit secretly funde
Baltimore Sun / Posted 18 days ago
Harder has experience in taking on media companies. In a lawsuit secretly funded by Silicon Valley venture capitalist Peter Thiel, Harder represented former professional wrestler Hulk Hogan in a successful invasion of privacy case against... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Trump’s lawyer tries to block publication of book about president’s chaotic first yearHe won Hulk Hogan�s landmark invasion-of-privacy case against Gawker Media, a l
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
He won Hulk Hogan�s landmark invasion-of-privacy case against Gawker Media, a lawsuit that was secretly financed by Peter Thiel, the billionaire Silicon Valley entrepreneur, and resulted in the shuttering of Gawker.com. Wolff did not reply... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
As Charles Harder Threatens Michael Wolff, Gawker.com’s Kickstarter Looks BleakIt has been over a year since Gawker Media filed for bankruptcy after incurring
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 18 days ago
It has been over a year since Gawker Media filed for bankruptcy after incurring the legal wrath of Hulk Hogan and Peter Thiel. The Nick Denton-founded site sold itself to Univision in a fire sale in August 2016, and since then, most Gawker sites have... Read more
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Daily Mail
Bannon has already assembled a 'rump campaign operation' for 2020are believed to be some of Trump's 2016 top backers On Bannon's list are Sheld
Daily Mail / Posted 18 days ago
are believed to be some of Trump's 2016 top backers On Bannon's list are Sheldon Adelson, Bob and Rebekah Mercer and Peter Thiel The claim was revealed in Michael Wolff's new book about Trump's White House Excerpts from the book prompted... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Peter Thiel is reportedly in touch with the Mercer family about launching a conservative cable networkPayPal billionaire Peter Thiel is looking to develop a conservative cable-news
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 18 days ago
PayPal billionaire Peter Thiel is looking to develop a conservative cable-news outlet to rival Fox News, BuzzFeed News reports. Thiel had been working on the project with Fox News founder Roger Ailes before Ailes died in May, but has since moved... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Peter Thiel is reportedly in touch with the Mercer family about launching a conservative cable networkPayPal billionaire Peter Thiel is looking to develop a conservative cable-news
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
PayPal billionaire Peter Thiel is looking to develop a conservative cable-news outlet to rival Fox News, BuzzFeed News reports. Thiel had been working on the project with Fox News founder Roger Ailes before Ailes died in May, but has since moved... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Peter Thiel is reportedly in touch with the Mercer family about launching a conservative cable networkPayPal billionaire Peter Thiel is looking to develop a conservative cable-news
Stamford Advocate / Posted 19 days ago
PayPal billionaire Peter Thiel is looking to develop a conservative cable-news outlet to rival Fox News, BuzzFeed News reports. Thiel had been working on the project with Fox News founder Roger Ailes before Ailes died in May, but has since moved... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Peter Thiel is reportedly in touch with the Mercer family about launching a conservative cable networkPayPal billionaire Peter Thiel is looking to develop a conservative cable-news
Connecticut Post / Posted 19 days ago
PayPal billionaire Peter Thiel is looking to develop a conservative cable-news outlet to rival Fox News, BuzzFeed News reports. Thiel had been working on the project with Fox News founder Roger Ailes before Ailes died in May, but has since moved... Read more
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FOX Business
Look Out Bitcoin, Here Come Cardano and Stellarthe past 24 hours, but none involving bitcoin, Ethereum, bitcoin cash, or litec
FOX Business / Posted 19 days ago
the past 24 hours, but none involving bitcoin, Ethereum, bitcoin cash, or litecoin. After rising yesterday on news that Peter Thiel has invested millions in the leading digital currency, bitcoin has been relatively flat, but Ripple has achieved... Read more
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FOX Business
Look Out Bitcoin, Here Come Cardano and Stellarthe past 24 hours, but none involving bitcoin, Ethereum, bitcoin cash, or litec
FOX Business / Posted 19 days ago
the past 24 hours, but none involving bitcoin, Ethereum, bitcoin cash, or litecoin. After rising yesterday on news that Peter Thiel has invested millions in the leading digital currency, bitcoin has been relatively flat, but Ripple has achieved... Read more
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Daily Mail
Bitcoin rises as report reveals Peter Thiel invested in 2017Bitcoin rises by 13.5% as report reveals Paypal founder and early Facebook inve
Daily Mail / Posted 19 days ago
Bitcoin rises by 13.5% as report reveals Paypal founder and early Facebook investor Peter Thiel bought $20 million of the cryptocurrency during 2017 Launched in 2009, the virtual currency is created from computer code It rose by more than 13.5%... Read more
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FOX Business
Peter Thiel's bitcoin bet makes millionsReading Below After falling to the $13,000 range earlier Tuesday, bitcoin shot
FOX Business / Posted 19 days ago
Reading Below After falling to the $13,000 range earlier Tuesday, bitcoin shot back above $15,000 on reports that Peter Thiel, a venture capitalist and early Facebook (FB) investor, is betting millions of dollars on the digital currency.... Read more
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