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In 2017, Sahil Gupta, a former SpaceX employee, published a Medium post speculating that Musk was Bitcoin creator. Y'all are getting nothing he tweeted. The founder of the Ethereum (ETH) crypto-currency Vitalik Buterin has been targeted by the scam so many times that he has changed his username to "No I'm not giving away ETH". The latest example is a story about Teslas founder Elon Musk leaving Tesla to jump on a bitcoin tech startup. Just sent and immediately received back. Its brand safe and makes you less dependent on platforms without editorial control, says Magnus Hultman. Want exclusive analysis and crypto insights from m? Open Positions at CCN: Full Time and Part Time Journalists Wanted. The bots had been dormant since September 2017 and had never posted before, but came to life to chat among themselves about the supposed crypto-cash giveaway. Despite staying away from the crypto buzz, some crypto enthusiasts are convinced that he created bitcoin. The address reveals it is a fake site though. You're super fast one said.