Here is our latest weekly Bitcoin review. The leading cryptocurrency in market cap continues to generate headlines. Narenda Modi, Indian PM’s Twitter hacked On Sunday, Narenda Modi, current Prime Minister of India, tweeted “India has officially adopted Bitcoin as a legal tender.” The tweet then proceeds to say that India has bought 500 BTC and will distribute them to all citizens. A very suspicious looking link follows at the end. PMO India, the official twitter of the Prime Minister’s office, had to issue a warning. With the recovery of his account, the tweet is no longer available for viewing on Modi’s Twitter. This tweet comes after several months of news…
A Canadian Bitcoin YouTuber turned the tables on a scammer this week, convincing a con artist—who promised to double bitcoin investments in 24 hours—to send him $50 worth of the cryptocurrency. He promptly passed it along to Bitcoin Venezuela, a charity providing food in the suffering country.