10 Apr '13, 4pm

People Who Got Money From The Bitcoin Billionaire Are Already Giving It Away

People Who Got Money From The Bitcoin Billionaire Are Already Giving It Away

Cybrbeast This image prompted the Bitcoinbillionaire to give $400 worth of Bitcoins to Cybrbeast. Earlier today, a kind-hearted, mysterious stranger began giving out Bitcoins to random Reddit users. This person called themselves the Bitcoinbillionaire , and eventually gave out over $13,000 worth of Bitcoins to 12 complete strangers using "Bitcointip." One lucky person received almost $5,000 worth. We messaged a few of the recipients of the gifts. All who responded said that they did not know who the Bitcoinbillionaire was, and that they had not interacted with the account until today (the account is a throwaway, so doing so would have been impossible, or would require knowing another account operated by Bitcoinbillionaire). Some also told us how they were spending their bitcoins. Surprisingly, many were giving away significant portions of their tips. Karelb , the user who ...

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