14 Oct '13, 1pm

Privacy and fraud dominate discussion LA bitcoin event

Privacy and fraud dominate discussion LA bitcoin event

Last week, the Los Angeles area bitcoin Meetup group held an event called “Bitcoin meets Silicon Beach”. The meeting, sponsored by BitPay, featured a panel discussion and Q&A session, all focusing on the topic of payment privacy – given the current legal and regulatory environment of bitcoin. Held at the coworking space Coloft in Santa Monica, this event offered both new and experienced bitcoiners an opportunity to learn and network with fellow enthusiasts. Organizers estimated an attendance of around 100 people, which filled Coloft’s main space almost to capacity. Fraud: a major payment issue Tony Gallippi, CEO of BitPay , started the session talking about the antiquity of mainstream digital payment methods. Over 12 million people per year are victims of identity theft, he told the audience. Payment fraud is a problem that has been calculated to cost merchants and payment...

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