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The Winklevoss biographer writes the latest and most BTC-oriented episode of “Billions”.

May 18, 2020

The world of cryptocurrencies played a prominent role in the latest installment of the series. Showtime billions, which aired on Sunday. The story was about a high school cryptocurrency mining program.

In particular, the episode was written by Ben Mezrich, the author of Bitcoin Billionaires. The book tells the story of the Winklevoss twins. Mezrich joked about his Participation via Twitter::

“Billions this Sunday evening … I’m not saying that there will definitely be Bitcoin … I’m just saying that I wrote the episode … I mean, I’m just saying …”

Mountain farm in a school dormitory

The story told the story of Gordie Axelrod, the son of billionaire hedge fund manager Bobby Axelrod, who ran a Bitcoin Mining Farm (BTC) in his dorm. The headmaster accused him of damaging the school’s power supply.

The Winklevoss biographer writes the latest and most BTC-oriented episode of “Billions”.
The Winklevoss biographer writes the latest and most BTC-oriented episode of “Billions”.

The infrastructure Gordie installed in his room generated the mining farm nearly 24 kilowatts an hour. However, Axelrod’s son claimed that a sudden surge cut off power instead of mining.

Cryptocurrencies are included in the new season of the series

This is not the first time that cryptocurrencies are being launched in the new billion-year season.

Cointelegraph wrote about an earlier episode that involved a group of cryptocurrency miners who run an illegal Bitcoin farm.