bets

  • Ben Horowitz’s Bitcoin Bet

    Ben Horowitz’s Bitcoin Bet

    Today in bitcoin ephemera I present this interesting bet between VC Ben Horowitz of Andreessen Horowitz and Felix Salmon, noted bitcoin curmudgeon. Ben has invested in multiple bitcoin startups while Felix has a really cool name and is a well-known economics writer. Read More

  • DerbyJackpot Makes Betting On The Ponies A Little Less Sketchy

    DerbyJackpot Makes Betting On The Ponies A Little Less Sketchy

    My grandpa, like so many men with post-WWII PTSD, used to hit the OTB downtown for a little Night Train, some betting, and some losing. That was then, this is now. You, too, can crack open a fine ripple and bet on the ponies, but now you can do it from the comfort of your laptop. DerbyJackpot.com is, in short, taking advantage of a legal loophole that makes horse-race betting the only legal… Read More