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Oct
16
If you ever find yourself approached on the forums or on IRC by a stranger wanting to exchange BTC for some of your VRC (or any coin, for that matter), don't even respond; it's very likely a scammer looking to rob you of your precious coins!

We had one of these scumbags on the #VeriCoin IRC channel today, sending private messages to community members with an offer to buy their VRC.

The scam is pretty simple. The scammer gives the victim full access to a blockchain.info account that appears to have a healthy bitcoin balance. He'll provide the password and tell the victim to login to the account, verify that the proper...
Oct
16
Here's the Hangout:


Our very own Doug Pike will be participating in a Google+ hangout on Sunday, August 24 at 6:00pm EST. Doug will be discussing VeriCoin (obviously) and touch on the following topics:

  • Proof-of-stake implementation
  • Code changes to the original bitcoin source
  • Number of nodes in the network
  • Available tools for VeriCoin
  • Challenges that an alt-coin faces
  • Advice to others looking to start an altcoin
Check the Original meetup.com Page for a link to the hangout; we'll post it here some time after they post it.
Oct
16
Dr. Tom Holden has released a paper on VeriCoin, discussing it's merits from the perspective of an Economist:

Oct
16
Full Story:

http://cointelegraph.com/news/112123/first-ever-vericoin-party-at-bitcoin-center-nyc

Image courtesy of Coin Telegraph.
Oct
15
Hey guys! Here's a brandy new VeriCoin interview featuring @effectsToCause and myself. We wanted to show love to all the great VeriCoin supporters that make up this Community! Lots of name dropping in this one - because we wouldn't be who we are without you! Thanx!