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Scavenger Hunts Attracts Stoners And Techies With Cannabis, Bitcoin Hidden Giveaways

The hidden cash treasure hunt that’s become popular around the Bay Area is going digital, with a little something for marijuana enthusiasts, too.

07/11/2014

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@HiddenCash Crew Giving Out Ice Cream For Independence Day

The movement that has been giving away cash around the world in recent weeks has shaken things up for the 4th of July, opting to give away ice cream to celebrate America’s birthday.

07/04/2014

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Gov. Brown Signs Bill Legalizing Bitcoins, Other Virtual Currencies

Governor Jerry Brown signed a law last week legalizing currency other than U.S. dollars, opening doors for digital currencies like Bitcoin, Ripple, Peercoin and Primecoin to used in transactions across California.

06/30/2014

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Refer A Tech Worker, Get $20,000: Redwood City Startup ThoughtSpot Offers Huge Bounties

A Peninsula startup hopes to attract the best and brightest new employees by offering cold, hard cash — $20,000 to be exact — to people who refer a successful candidate. There is a catch, though.

06/18/2014

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‘Hidden Cash’ Frenzy Moving On To Other States After California Scavenger Hunts

The ‘Hidden Cash’ frenzy is expanding to other states around the country, according to the man behind the giveaways.

06/09/2014

A woman displays @HiddenCash found in San Jose. (CBS)

Hidden Cash Drops Send Scavengers Scrambling At Crissy Field In San Francisco

There was another frenzy for hidden cash in San Francisco Sunday, just days after the identity of the man behind the cash drops was revealed.

06/08/2014

Jason Buzi

#HiddenCash Revealed: Palo Alto Millionaire Confirms He Planted Money Across Bay Area, California

Two weeks after he began planting cash in locations across the Bay Area, the mystery man behind the @hiddencash Twitter account is finally showing his face. As he gives away thousands, others criticize the millionaire for how he made his money.

06/06/2014

A woman displays @HiddenCash found in San Jose. (CBS)

Mystery @HiddenCash Millionaire Returns With ‘Big Plans’ For Bay Area

The person who has been hiding cash and posting clues on Twitter in recent days is heading back to the Bay Area after a busy weekend in Southern California.

06/02/2014

The mystery cash dropper tweets his first hint in San Jose Wednesday morning. (@HiddenCash/Twitter)

First San Jose Winner Finds Money Left By Mystery ‘Hidden Cash’ Dropper

The anonymous cash dropper has been leaving envelopes filled with cash across the Bay Area over the last week, what he calls a social experiment for good.

05/28/2014

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Mystery Millionaire Behind @Hiddencash Plans To Stash Money Around San Jose

The mystery do-gooder who spent the weekend delighting Bay Area residents by hiding money around San Francisco and Oakland says he plans to begin dropping bills around San Jose Wednesday.

05/27/2014

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