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US courts say Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak can’t blame YouTube

A California state judge has ruled that Steve Wozniak, a co-founder of tech giant Apple, can’t sue YouTube over Bitcoin scam videos that used his image, Bloomberg reported today. In his lawsuit, filed last July, Wozniak stated that some unknown malicious actors had used photographs and videos of him in an attempt to steal Bitcoin […]Read More

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Instagram Influencer Scams Followers Out Of Millions In Bitcoin

By the way of network effect, each new market cycle brings more and more attention to Bitcoin. The price per coin rises as more investors pile in looking for a piece of the profits the cryptocurrency is known for providing over the years. At the same time, however, it also attracts more criminals, scammers, and […]Read More

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U.S. feds bust Instagram star for promoting Bitcoin scams

Federal prosecutors in Brooklyn bust one ‘Jay Manzini’ yesterday on charges of perpetuating a wire fraud using Bitcoin, city outlet Daily News said this morning. Buying Bitcoin over Instagram Identified as Jebara Igbara, the man hunted for potential victims on social app Instagram and marketed a fiat-to-BTC scheme to his millions of followers. Bitcoin, the […]Read More