Pitching is communication. Pitching is a conversation. Make it enjoyable. I remember the first ever startup pitch contest that I organized in 2013 in Dubai. I invited representatives of six big VCs in the Middle East who were sold a promise to see the dawn of the most innovative financial services. A startup accelerator — […]
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(Dec 14): Ottawa and Toronto became the latest cities to receive bomb threats asking for Bitcoin after the apparent scam spread across the U.S. earlier in the day. New York City’s police department said the threats were not deemed credible.
Security researcher KrebsonSecurity posted a copy of the email on its website -- it demanded payment of $20,000 in Bitcoin.
“I could see this spam campaign being extremely disruptive in the short run,” KrebsonSecurity said. “There is little doubt that some businesses receiving this extortion email will treat it as a credible threat.”