23 Sep '13, 2pm

The biggest Bitcoin win in gambling history

The biggest Bitcoin win in gambling history

In just one weekend of furious gambling, a single Internet high roller has taken home close to 11,000 bitcoins—or about $1.3 million. The man, known online as Nakowa, has turned one of Bitcoin’s most popular and profitable casinos into a loser. What no one can figure out: Is he a cheater, a genius, or the luckiest man on earth? This is almost certainly the biggest gambling win in Bitcoin history and, as of early Monday morning, Nakowa is still betting high. Just-Dice.com , a European-based cybercasino offering a set of dice games played for the highly valuable digital currency Bitcoin, has been on a roller coaster ride. Nakowa’s gambling began badly. His weekend started on a losing streak that made Just-Dice richer than it had ever been, causing the site to hit its highest single profit point of all time (7,000 bitcoins or $862,400 on hand), according to multiple witnesses...

Full article: http://www.dailydot.com/news/biggest-bitcoin-win-gambling...

Tweets

The biggest Bitcoin win in gambling history - #bitcoin

The biggest Bitcoin win in gambling history - #...

news.com.au 23 Sep '13, 11pm

Video Image What is Bitcoin? A short animated introduction about BitCoins from Youtube/WeUseCoins.com A BitCoin high rolle...

The biggest Bitcoin win in gambling history - #bitcoin

The biggest Bitcoin win in gambling history - #...

news.com.au 23 Sep '13, 11pm

Nail the worst interview question THERE'S one question in a job interview that makes everyone squirm. Here's how to nail i...

#bitcoin #btc

faucet.bitcoin.st 22 Sep '13, 8am

In order to receive 0.0015 Free Bitcoins, you must verify your identity by having a mobile phone that is capable of receiv...

10 of the world's biggest unsolved mysteries Truly perplexing.

10 of the world's biggest unsolved mysteries Tr...

mnn.com 22 Sep '13, 3pm

Few stories have the power to captivate us more than those that remain unresolved. Codes, puzzles and cryptic public art t...

Why bitcoin is as anonymous as you want it to be

Why bitcoin is as anonymous as you want it to be

coindesk.com 24 Sep '13, 6pm

Anonymity and the internet has had a long intertwined history. It used to be that being able to operate without anyone kno...

Getting caught up on my Bitcoin podcasts . . . ...

letstalkbitcoin.com 23 Sep '13, 6am

Let's Talk Bitcoin is powered by volunteers doing good work through the Cryptocurrency ecosystem, and sharing their experi...

We're really excited for #SPICon, America's big...

solarpowerinternational.com 22 Sep '13, 1pm

Includes:(member and non-member) General Session Monday and Tuesday 1 ticket to the Opening Reception on Monday evening 1 ...

Get this #Domain: __huber.ch 4,500 EUR 4h 45m

sedo.com 22 Sep '13, 5am

Act now and get the domain you really want

Get this #Domain: __bikeheads.com__ only 100 US...

sedo.com 22 Sep '13, 11am

more Choose a language Per favore, scegli la tua lingua! Kies Uw taal! Polish English (UK) Deutsch Español Français Portug...

Betting on Bitcoin

Betting on Bitcoin

boingboing.net 26 Sep '13, 5pm

Betting on Bitcoin Xeni Jardin at 10:27 am Thu, Sep 26, 2013 "On Thursday, SecondMarket is expected to begin raising money...

Bitcoin is Shaking Up the Online Economy in A Way You'd Never Think - PolicyMic #bitcoin

Bitcoin is Shaking Up the Online Economy in A W...

policymic.com 22 Sep '13, 1pm

Bitcoins are driving a completely new online economy, but probably not the one you think. The virtual currency launched in...

Bitcoin Is Biggest Loser In Silk Road Meltdown---IRS Wins Big

Bitcoin Is Biggest Loser In Silk Road Meltdown-...

forbes.com 05 Oct '13, 7am

Think of Bitcoin like unmarked, non-sequential bills. Bitcoin is not dependent on the existence of financial intermediarie...

This is the world's first Bitcoin brothel

This is the world's first Bitcoin brothel

dailydot.com 26 Sep '13, 8pm

Birmingham, U.K., service VIP Passion—touted as “the ultimate midlands escort agency”—may boast the typical assortment of ...

Toronto Bitcoin Summit 2013 by The Academy of t...

blog.coinkite.com 23 Sep '13, 1pm

Come join us for a Q&A at the Toronto Bitcoin Summit 2013. The Toronto Bitcoin Summit seeks to provide a focused and intel...