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Winklevoss Twins Are Going to Space Thanks to Bitcoin and Richard Branson

Winklevoss Twins Are Going to Space Thanks to Bitcoin and Richard Branson

By Josh Wolford March 5, 2014

Following in the footsteps of notable names like Lance Bass, Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss are pursuing a trip into space–and they are paying their way with bitcoin. “Cameron and I have decided to use our bitcoin to take the plunge, …

Winklevii Purchase $18 Million L.A. Mansion Winklevii Purchase $18 Million L.A. Mansion

If you’re a former Olympian who may or may not have had the original idea for Facebook and you want to expand your startup company to the west coast, not to mention there’s two of you – what do you …

IPO Leaves Winklevoss Twins Speechless (On Twitter) IPO Leaves Winklevoss Twins Speechless (On Twitter)

There’s been a whole lot of chatter about the Facebook IPO today. However, there’s not been much from the Winklevoss Twins, the Harvard duo that founded ConnectU, and made cinematic history in The Social Network with Armie Hammer’s portrayal of …

The Winklevii Are Looking For Programmers The Winklevii Are Looking For Programmers

Last week, we heard that the long-time Facebook litigators Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss had started their own venture capital company. In an interview on CNBC, the twins weren’t too forthcoming with the details, but did say that the company would …

Someone Is Screwing With The Winklevii At JFK Someone Is Screwing With The Winklevii At JFK

Maybe it’s just me (and Chris Crum, as well), but the Winklevii are endlessly entertaining on Twitter. Both Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss continue to factor into our daily scannings of Twitter. Although they have faded out of the spotlight a …

The Continuing Story of Tyler Winklevoss The Continuing Story of Tyler Winklevoss

Now that the Winklevoss twins are no longer pursuing a larger settlement from Mark Zuckerberg and Facebook, it’s kind of sad that the limelight fails to grace their identical faces quite as often as it used to. One way that …

Tyler Winklevoss Is A Ninja Turtles Fan Tyler Winklevoss Is A Ninja Turtles Fan

It’s always fun to learn more about the personalities of the Silicon Valley celebrities that we read about day to day. The Winklevoss twins may not be day-to-day news these days (though they certainly were at the peak of The …

Winklevoss On The Future Of Computing Winklevoss On The Future Of Computing
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There’s no question that mobile web usage is on the rise, as more and more people purchase smartphones and tablets. Feature phones still play a role too. Half of the famed Winklevii (made more famous from Armie Hammer’s portrayal of …

The Third Winklevoss Joins Twitter The Third Winklevoss Joins Twitter

Divya Narendra, the guy that co-founded ConnectU with Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, has joined Twitter. The Winklevii have been fun to keep up with Twitter, particularly when they reference Facebook. Hopefully Narendra’s presence will add to that equation. His only …

Why The Winklevoss Twins Are Excited For Facebook’s IPO Why The Winklevoss Twins Are Excited For Facebook’s IPO
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In rich people probably getting richer news, Wednesday’s big Facebook IPO filing is really good news for two similar-looking chaps. The WInklevoss Twins stand to gain quite a bit of cash from Facebook going public, as Facebook has filed to …

Cameron Winklevoss: I’m Changing My Name To Cam Dotcom Cameron Winklevoss: I’m Changing My Name To Cam Dotcom
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Facebook is said to be readying its IPO filing for this week – possibly as early as Wednesday. The NYSE and NASDAQ are even fighting over the listing, according to reports. When the IPO launches, it’s going to be a …

Winklevoss Twins Continue Losing Streak Winklevoss Twins Continue Losing Streak
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In people crying warm, salty tears into piles of money news, it looks like Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss are going to have to hand over $13 million in legal fees to the law firm Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan (QEUS). …

Winklevoss Twins’ Wonderful Pistachio Ad References Facebook, Idea Theft Winklevoss Twins’ Wonderful Pistachio Ad References Facebook, Idea Theft
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For the past couple of months, Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss have been trying to get various judges to believe that they deserve more than $65 million for their part in the creation of Facebook. You know the story – they …

Facebook Claims “Smoking Gun” Evidence Against Ceglia Facebook Claims “Smoking Gun” Evidence Against Ceglia

Things were already looking pretty bad for Paul Ceglia’s case against Facebook. He has been battling the company, claiming that he is entitled to a major stake in the company. A while back, Ceglia presented emails allegedly sent between himself …

Winklevoss Twins Give Up, Will Not File With Supreme Court Winklevoss Twins Give Up, Will Not File With Supreme Court

Well, folks, our national nightmare may be over. Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, aka The Winkelvii, have decided to take the money and run. “After careful consideration,” they said in a filing yesterday, “they have determined that they will not file …

Winklevoss Twins to File with Supreme Court Winklevoss Twins to File with Supreme Court
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It looks like Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss plan to take their case to the highest power in the land. In a press release, the Winklevii announced that they plan to file a Petition for Certiorari with the United States Supreme …