Bitcoin News Review – 30 April 2018

A short summary of the news of the weekend:   Binance Signs Agreement With Bermuda Gov’t On $15 Mln Investment, Jobs: Outraged Pro-BTC Community Alleges Bitcoin.com Is Misleading Buyers Into Buying BCH VRT World Launches Marketplace Alpha Version Charlie Lee: ‘To make Litecoin More Decentralized, Eventually I Would Step Away’ Scammers Hijack Verified Twitter Account To Steal Crypto By Posing As Telegram CEO Enquiries About Cryptocurrencies Tripled in 2017, Japan Regulator Says     Bermuda’s Virtual Currency Business Act passes through the House of Commons, UK Dubai: Police Use AI…

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Twitter to blame for Twitter Bitcoin Scam

Did You Hear the One About the Special Giveaway?   “Big news from the Poloniex team today!” tweeted the U.S. exchange on Monday, announcing its acquisition by Circle. The first response to the tweet was as predictable as it was pitiful: “We аre joining Circle! To commemorаte, we’re giving аwаy 2000 ЕТΗ,” wrote “Palooniex”. “To pаrticipаte, senԁ 0.3-3 ЕТΗ to our аԁԁress below аnԁ get 3-30 ЕТΗ bаck. Hurry!”   Where does the blame for these scams lie? Although it’s easy to get mad at scammers for perpetrating these sorts…

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An Open Letter to Pipcoin founder, Ref Wayne

To: Pipcoin founder, Ref Wayne – An Open Letter From the Desk of Bit-Media Zug, Switzerland To: Pipcoin Founder, Ref Wayne South Africa 6 August 2016 Dear Mr. Wayne There has been an incredible response to our previous post: – PIPCOIN / PIPCHAIN… IS IT REAL OR IS IT A SCAM? Most of these responses were emotional rants from people who feel threatened because of our efforts to expose the facts. You yourself responded on our Facebook page but you did not really give us any real answers to our questions.…

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