Back in 2010, Hanyecz bought two Papa John's pizzas for 10,000 BTC. At the time, that seemed like a really good deal as one Bitcoin wasn’t even valued at one U.S penny. However, one BTC today is worth about $8000.
So yeah, that’s an expensive pizza!
However it gets worse, Hanyecz estimates he probably spent about 100,000 BTC on pizza over the years, hence his fame and appropriate nickname.
What's the most you've spent on a pizza? Let us know below!
By now, you probably know that Bitcoin (BTC) is arguably on the verge of a potential break out. On top of this, conflicting opinions around Bitcoin's FOMO has become a heated subject in the news recently.
However, the real question is; when will FOMO kick in? Or better yet, has it started already? In our latest article, we explore this debacle further and what other experts in the field suggest. Enjoy!
The number of real crypto-enthusiasts among celebs is growing rapidly. Read this article to find out who of your favourite stars are really into blockchain — and are not afraid to tell about it to millions of their fans.
Although the crypto markets have endured a long and dark Crypto Winter, it now appears that Spring has begun - with Bitcoin surging to fresh year-to-date highs and multiple altcoins flashing bullish technical signals.
Corporate Traveller, a U.K. provider of business travel management services, has recently announced it started accepting both BCH and BTC payments from its small and medium enterprises (SME) customers.
This option is becoming an increasingly popular service for a global sector with so many international events! Would you give it a try?
Nike – a company known for athletic shoes and sports apparel – is now performing a 360-degree turn and potentially launching its own cryptocurrency.
It seems like every company is seeking entry into the crypto market, attesting to its sudden mainstream status. The firm has applied for a new trademark ‘CRYPTOKICKS’ with the United States Patent and Trademark Office.
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After the recent news regarding exchanges having issues in this area, we believe the time for increased and impenetrable security is greater than ever. We are pleased to announce that three independent, trusted platforms have rated Dacxi A+.
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If you haven't seen already, Bitcoin jumped suddenly on Tuesday, following months of relatively low volatility. Bitcoin's price bounced more than 15% higher to $4,766 - its highest level since late November!
The world's largest cryptocurrency has added over $14 billion to its market value in the last 24 hours.
Where will Bitcoin go next? Let us know what you think in the comments below!
American venture capital investor, Tim Draper, believes in future of cryptocurrency and that radical change is inevitable.
In a recent talk, he went as far as to say, “we’re going to see more change coming from Bitcoin and the blockchain than we did from the internet.” That’s a bold prediction but Draper makes a good argument for why this will be the case. Check out this article to read all about it!
In an effort to promote the widespread adoption of crypto, a team of developers have created a wallet that will allow its users to access digital currency services from within their favourite messaging applications such as WhatsApp.
Users will soon be able to send, receive, trade and perform other tasks relating to crypto assets from applications they are already highly familiar with.
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It is often difficult to figure out how the market will react to crypto announcements. 🤔
IBM has just entered the “Crypto Custodial Market” with an exciting cloud offer for banks and financial services to use. So, what this could mean? Many believe the market is craving a reliable third party that can be trusted for Custodial Services.
We saw Fidelity Investments come forward with their offering a few weeks ago, and now Fidelity’s competition can go to IBM to have their “own similar offer”. It will definitely be interesting to see how people respond in the following months!
The real estate firm in charge of the world’s tallest building wants to develop its own crypto token. The chairman of Emaar Group, one of the United Arab Emirates' largest retail estate developers said the company is "looking to extend the Emaar Experience" adding, "The Emaar community token marks a significant leap in our digital transformation journey.”
This is just another example of how quickly the Crypto Community Token world is expanding. Who will be next? The city of Syndey? The LA Lakers basketball team? 🤔
Well, if you didn't already know - it was bad news for Visa on Friday, as US retail giant Kroger announced that Visa credit cards will no longer be accepted at its chain of Smith’s food and drug stores.
A product manager at Kroger tweeted that the company would be interested in setting up a meeting with Anthony "Pomp" Pompliano to discuss accepting Bitcoin in the future.
If Kroger does start accepting Bitcoin, imagine what this would do for the cryptocurrency space!
The fastest growing sector of the world’s economy is ‘crowd-sourced’ money.
At under $300bn, it is still less than 0.1% of the world’s wealth, though its potential impact in transforming the wealth and lifestyle of the masses and powering new innovation and jobs, is obvious.
Like all technological revolutions, it is growing in strategic waves. We have already seen a pioneer wave that established the concept across the world, and now a simple innovation is about to unleash the full potential of this sector, producing massive new opportunities for all.
Jesse Lund, the vice president of blockchain and digital currencies at IBM, is very bullish about the future of the most popular virtual currency!
He predicts that Bitcoin (BTC) could reach $1 million in the future. 🤔
In a recent interview, he mentioned that it could reach $5000 in the near future, but $1 million someday. Lund noted that if Bitcoin reaches this value, each Satoshi will be equal to a U.S. penny. Furthermore, with such a large value, the network would have over $20 trillion of liquidity. The $5,000 prediction he made is by the end of the current year but with a higher upward trajectory.
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