29 Sep '13, 11am

Fighting the war on bitcoin, one scam at a time

Fighting the war on bitcoin, one scam at a time

Before Forbes decided to take the Silk Road’s Dread Pirate Rogers public , it was perhaps the Atlantis Market that was stealing the illicit marketplace spotlight. That’s because it decided to market its site via a very public way to help potential users understand it benefits. Yet it is amazing that a site could be so brazen about offering illegal goods such as marijuana, cocaine and stolen items. The Atlantis scam In what could be an even more brazen move is how Atlantis has now closed , and has defiantly decided not to refund its customers, ultimately branding it as a complete scam . Should anyone be surprised? Really, when anyone tries to do something illegal is so out and in the open with criminal intentions, law enforcement will as a result make a concerted effort to clamp down. Atlantis has had heat on it from the start, and the possibility that its intention was sim...

Full article: http://www.coindesk.com/fighting-war-bitcoin-one-scam-time/

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