[Cryptography] Bitcoin theft and the future of cryptocurrencies

juan juan.g71 at gmail.com
Tue Dec 26 10:11:36 PST 2017

On Tue, 26 Dec 2017 09:41:55 -0500
John Newman <jnn at synfin.org> wrote:

> Interesting. I always bought coins directly from a guy who was happy
> to take my money, at a cost to me only slightly above TX fee, and
> send coin straight to my wallet(s). The whole concept of the KYC
> requirements of all the major online exchange sites seemed both
> antithetical to BTC and dangerous.

	It's a disaster. 




	oh and coinbase was literally 'founded' by goldman sachs scum .

> I was always wary of tumbling
> the coins for anonymity, and stopped screwing around with it when
> I lost easy access to my point of contact that would do direct coin
> for cash...
> In any case, its been going on a couple years since I did anything
> at all with BTC. I do wish I had held on to some of the coins I
> went through, with the current prices (*bleh!*).

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