USBcoin Confirmed As Scam, Removed From Bittrex, Fifth Scam Coin on Bittrex Exchange In Little Over A Month

USBcoin Confirmed As Scam, Removed From Bittrex, Fifth Scam Coin on Bittrex Exchange In Little Over A Month

UPDATE: It has been confirmed that USBcoin will be deleted from the Bittrex exchange. Bittrex also announced the creation of the aforemention Scam Coin bounty, which will be community run. They also plan to implement a community driven vetting process and increase their internal security on false positives. USBcoin gained some popularity for supposedly having an extremely short PoW stage before switching to a pure PoS model, there was also an alleged USB stick functionality that was designed to keep your coins safe. Or at least that was the story. The coin gathered enough popularity to be....


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