OP-ED: IS MIKE TYSON’S BITCOIN ATM FICTIONAL?

cryptocoinsnews.com / P. H. MADORE / 29/07/2015

Recent reports in the mainstream technology press are worried that Mike Tyson’s Bitcoin ATM may never come to exist. They base their fears on what they cite to be the backgrounds of some of the people apparently involved in the project.

While their fears could be true in theory, we have to ask ourselves why the companies in question would bother with a big name like Mike Tyson if they were just trying to scam people. It would seem less than worth their time to hire Tyson to help them promote the Bitcoin ATM.

Regardless if the operators have a bad history, it’s simply not in their interest to work against the flow here. They’ll want to create a seamless Bitcoin transaction for users in Las Vegas, and anywhere else they open up. The community is small enough that a simple transaction gone wrong would cause a serious impact for any company.

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