Bitcoin ATM Double-Spenders: Police Need Help Identifying Four Criminals

CBC reports that four Canadian men are wanted in connection with conducting double-spend attacks against Bitcoin ATMs in four cities. A total of 112 transactions are alleged to have taken place in September last year, with half of them taking place in Calgary. The other attacks took place in Winnipeg, Toronto, Montreal, Sherwood Park, Ottawa and Hamilton. The men’s identities are unknown, and Calgary police are asking for help identifying them. Double-Spending on a Bitcoin ATM: A Lucrative Criminal Enterprise Apparently, the Bitcoin ATMs accepted zero-confirmation transactions, and the men exploited this fact to double-spend Bitcoin in exchange for cash.

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PwC Thinks India will Outperform the U.K.’s Economy: Here’s what the ‘Big Four’ Firm and the ‘GDP’ Indicator get Wrong

By CCN.com: A publication by accounting firm PwC has placed India on track for a 7.6 percent growth in 2019, setting a path for the country to surpass both the U.K. and France in terms of economy. But ask any economist, and they would point towards why the coveted Gross Domestic Product (GDP) – which

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Tim Draper Predicts Bitcoin Will Soar to $250000 in Four Years

“I'm thinking $ 250,000 a bitcoin by 2022,” the investor said, standing in front of his self-named university and wearing a purple tie with gold bitcoins blazoned upon it. “Believe it. They're going to think you're crazy, but believe it. It's happening and it's going to be awesome!” He repeated his bold prediction …
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The firm behind the tradable GBTC launches four new ways to get exposure to bitcoin and other …

"Digital currencies are not like stocks and bonds," says Michael Sonnenshein of Grayscale Investments. "There's certain technological prowess that people need to have in order to handle them.'" The investment firm rolled out four new trusts to help investors understand how digital currencies operate.
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Tezos Foundation Adds Four New Members, Paving Way for Platform Launch (bitcoinmagazine.com)

Tezos Foundation, the Zug, Switzerland-based nonprofit that governs the now $ 1 billion worth of assets for Tezos, a blockchain project that has yet to launch, just added to its board four new members: Olaf Carlson-Wee, Pascal Cléré, Marylene Micheloud and Hubertus Thonhauser. In addition to the two new members announced last week

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