Pareto Network – the first peer-to-peer financial information platform serving investors in cryptocurrencies and blockchain-based ventures – today announced that Jon Klein has joined its Advisory Board. Mr. Klein was formerly President of CNN/U.S. and is recognized for his record of innovation within the journalism and media sector.
Eight years ago, a landmark deal was made. For the first time a real good was purchased using. It were two pizzas from Papa John’s.
On 22 May 2010 the first case of payment with bitcoins for real goods took place. Laszlo Hanyecz, a programmer from Jacksonville, Florida, bought 2 pizzas from Papa John’s for 10,000 BTC worth $25. At current rate, it would be more than $83 million. Lazlo obtained his bitcoins with the help of mining.