A Wall Street Journal analysis of 1,450 cryptocurrency offerings reveals rampant plagiarism, identity theft and promises of improbable returns.
Ryan MacImpressive research by @shaneshifflett and @coulterjones on ICO scams. They analyzed 1,450 ICOs and white papers, and found 271 that had plagiarized white paper sections, faked execs, or guaranteed returns. Those 271 projects raised more than $1 billion.
Pitching himself as the president’s lawyer to companies desperate to understand the new landscape, Mr. Cohen won AT&T and Novartis but was spurned by Ford and Uber. A review of his efforts shows he succeeded in landing his short-lived clients in a...
Hakan Sukur fled Turkey in 2015 when President Recep Tayyip Erdogan clamped down on his opponents. He is unsure if he’ll ever be able to return.
Ryan MacI grew up watching Hakan Sukur and playing with him on FIFA 98. It blows my mind that he's now exiled from his home country and running a bakery in Palo Alto. What an incredible story from @JohnBranchNYT