A Stunt Too Far? Roger Ver Silent Amid Claims He 'Lied' About Convention – Bitcoinist.com

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A Stunt Too Far? Roger Ver Silent Amid Claims He 'Lied' About Conference - Bitcoinist.com

Bitcoin.com CEO and Bitcoin Money (BCH) proponent Roger Ver confronted embarrassment Monday after making an attempt to go off a Tokyo Blockchain convention as his personal.


‘It Wasn’t A Bitcoin Money Occasion’

The free occasion, titled the Tokyo Free The Blockchain Convention, was held on the Ritz Carlton Monday night. Audio system included varied enterprise professionals, each Japanese and worldwide, together with startups and buyers.

Tweeting from the occasion, Ver commented on how “we” – Bitcoin Money – “packed” the venue with “supporters.”

“The final time BTC may do this was when it nonetheless labored as Money,” he added.

No sooner had the tweet gone stay, nonetheless, did Ver’s publicity stunt seem to backfire. Attendees on the occasion lent help to widespread dealer and commentator WhalePanda, who responded to Ver with proof the occasion was not organized by Bitcoin Money.

“It wasn’t a bcash occasion, he simply confirmed up at an occasion, took a pic shaking palms and claimed it was bcash associated,” he wrote.

Ver then reportedly blocked WhalePanda from interacting with additional tweets, however the unique change remained accessible, whereas different trade figures berated the disgraced ‘Bitcoin Jesus’ for failing to reply to the unique accusation.

“With out a response from you, this seems like your worst lie but,” Bitcoin developer Udi Wertheimer added.

‘Bitcoin Jesus’ To ‘Bitcoin Judas’

The episode marks the newest Bitcoin Money scandal to characteristic Ver at its middle. In March, studies a Bitcoin Money meetup managed to appeal to hardly anybody precipitated extra social media controversy as organizers mentioned images of empty chairs have been a false illustration.

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