The 2X cancellation email was signed by Mike Belshe, Wences Casares, Jihan Wu, Jeff Garzik, Peter Smith, and Erik Voorhees, in case you were wondering who to send the bill for the millions of dollars worth of engineering time wasted on this mess.

The 2X cancellation email was signed by Mike Belshe, Wences Casares, Jihan Wu, Jeff Garzik, Peter Smith, and Erik Voorhees, in case you were wondering who to send the bill for the millions of dollars worth of engineering time wasted on this mess. submitted by /u/Bitcoin_Bug
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New GDAX email about 2x fork is a step in the right direction (reddit.com)

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Vinny Linghams complete email dump RE: WhalePanda's tweet. (reddit.com)

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Full Text of CoinBase's Email to Customers Today about the Fork (reddit.com)

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