• Overstock CEO and bitcoin pioneer explains his long-standing crypto play and his philosophy on life

    26 days ago - By Chron

    Overstock CEO Patrick Byrne sat down with Business Insider's Sara Silverstein to discuss his longstanding belief in cryptos, a revolutionary cryptocurrency called Ravencoin, and his philosophy on life. Following is a transcript of the video.
    Sara Silverstein: So Overstock.com has been accepting bitcoin for as long as I can remember anyone has.
    Patrick Byrne: We were the first.
    We were the first - there was a - the largest company then accepting bitcoin was an $800,000 a year restaurant diner in western Australia.
    We stepped up and started taking it - we were $1.4 billion.
    So we often - I...
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