Money 2020 Hackathon finalists and exclusive interview with $5k prize winners.

Money 2020 Hackathon finalists and exclusive interview with $5k prize winners.

Money 2020 Hackathon finalists and exclusive interview with $5k prize winners. Las Vegas, Nevada – The Money 2020 Hackathon had about 40% of developers submit projects built on Bitcoin APIs like Blockchain’s and Chain’s, and Bitcoin projects take home a total of $25,000 in cash prizes. Bitcoin Bookee, a sports betting platform, won $5,000 in prize money. “Bitcoin Bookee is a decentralized marketplace for online sports betters that enables two individuals to wager their bets using bitcoin, using a safe and secure environment that alleviates the need to have a third party handling so there....


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My initial thought when I heard about Bitcoin from my students is that is a scam. I know now that the technology of Bitcoin might prove useful but I am puzzled by the rush to it.

Meir Statman, Professor at Santa Clara University specializing in behavioral finance