A Bunch of High Schoolers Recreated Martin Shkreli’s Overpriced HIV Drug for $15

A bunch of high schoolers recreated Martin Shkreli's overpriced HIV drug for $15:

  • From the column ‘The VICE Guide to Right Now’
  • almost any drug can be made at small scale for a low price.
  • As part of a high school science project, 11 students at Sydney Grammar were tasked with trying to recreate Daraprim, the drug that Shkreli’s company Turing owns the exclusive rights to in the US.
  • After purchasing the drug in 2015, Turing jacked the price from $18 a pill to $750, sparking public outrage.
  • Watch: VICE Meets Martin Shkreli

A group of 16- and 17-year-old boys was able to recreate Daraprim for just $2 a pill.
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Jaden Smith Is Very Aware That No One Really Understands Him

Jaden Smith opens up about when he knew he was different from all the

  • Jaden Smith Is Very Aware That No One Really Understands Him
  • Jaden Smith arrives at Variety’s Power Of Young Hollywood at NeueHouse Hollywood on Aug. 16, 2016 in Los Angeles, California.
  • “I’ve always looked at life differently,” the 18-year-old told Variety in a recent interview.
  • Smith embraces his unique outlook on life when it comes to his style â which garnered him a spot in Louis Vuitton’s spring/summer 2016 womenswear campaign â as well.
  • The actor covers the Power of Young Hollywood issue.

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@cambio: “Jaden Smith opens up about when he knew he was different from all the “other kids””


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Jaden Smith Is Very Aware That No One Really Understands Him

Bitcoin rewards halve for virtual cash money miners

  • Australia to sell £8m of seized bitcoins
  • Before 9 July, a regular reward of 25 bitcoins was handed out to those who were first to verify which coins had been spent.
  • The financial reward for solving the puzzle also helps motivate people to stay involved.
  • The financial rewards for being involved with the Bitcoin virtual currency have been halved.
  • One bitcoin is now worth about £500 ($645), making the reward each time a block is added to the blockchain equal to about £6,244.

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@tmrwhub: “#Bitcoin rewards halved every 4 years in attempt to prevent inflation, via @BBCWorld”


The financial rewards for people who help to verify who does what with their bitcoins have been halved.


Bitcoin rewards halve for virtual cash money miners

Bitcoin rewards halve for virtual cash money miners

#Bitcoin rewards cut by half for virtual cash money miners

  • The financial reward for solving the puzzle also helps motivate people to stay involved.
  • The financial rewards for being involved with the Bitcoin virtual currency have been halved.
  • Before 9 July, a regular reward of 25 bitcoins was handed out to those who were first to verify which coins had been spent.
  • One bitcoin is now worth about £500 ($645), making the reward each time a block is added to the blockchain equal to about £6,244.
  • The first halving event took place in 2012, when the reward for mining a block dropped from 50 bitcoins to 25.

Read the full article, click here.


@calestous: “#Bitcoin rewards cut by half for virtual cash money miners”


The financial rewards for people who help to verify who does what with their bitcoins have been halved.


Bitcoin rewards halve for virtual cash money miners

Bitcoin rewards halve for virtual cash money miners

#bitcoin rewards halve for virtual cash money miners - BBC News

  • The financial reward for solving the puzzle also helps motivate people to stay involved.
  • The financial rewards for being involved with the Bitcoin virtual currency have been halved.
  • Before 9 July, a regular reward of 25 bitcoins was handed out to those who were first to verify which coins had been spent.
  • One bitcoin is now worth about £500 ($645), making the reward each time a block is added to the blockchain equal to about £6,244.
  • The first halving event took place in 2012, when the reward for mining a block dropped from 50 bitcoins to 25.

Read the full article, click here.


@bitcoinagile: “#bitcoin rewards halve for virtual cash money miners – BBC News”


The financial rewards for people who help to verify who does what with their bitcoins have been halved.


Bitcoin rewards halve for virtual cash money miners

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  • Dash is an open sourced, privacy-centric digital currency with instant transactions.
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