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The Woz and the crypto wonga

You might be aware that Steve “the Woz” Wozniak, co-founder of Apple, has been getting into crypto of late. Last year, a few months after telling CNBC that he thought bitcoin should become the single global currency because “that is so pure thinking”, he joined a crypto venture that had failed to complete its ICO. That was Equi, a venture founded by Lady Mone of Mayfair — the lingerie tycoon-turned-Tory-baroness-and-QVC-saleswoman — and her soon-to-be-husband, Doug Barrowman, a businessman linked to tax avoidance schemes for contractors who are now being pursued by HMRC. (A somewhat motley crew, it seems fair to say.)And as of a few weeks ago, it seems the Woz has “co-founded” another crypto venture. As reported by Coindesk, Wozniak has joined a start-up called Efforce — tagline “energy

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