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September 14, 2012, 02:27:13 PM
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Im calling it now, the ASIC scams will total a value larger then the pirate heist.
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September 14, 2012, 05:27:25 PM
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Im calling it now, the ASIC scams will total a value larger then the pirate heist.

They have ~$1million in sales so far for the jalepeno alone, so it would be a huge scam. The difference is people paid with credit cards/paypal that leaves a paper trail (and can be charge-backed). The consensus, I've seen, is that they are real and will ship - just later than projected and possibly lower spec than quoted.
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September 14, 2012, 05:30:23 PM
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Im calling it now, the ASIC scams will total a value larger then the pirate heist.
Want to bet on it?  I'll bet 50 BTC to your 50 BTC that BFL delivers an ASIC product.
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September 14, 2012, 05:34:14 PM
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That's too broad of a statement to bet against.

They might deliver "something" after a long wait and much rage, but it will be nowhere near the specs listed on the sales page. (which in itself will cause a shitstorm like no other on these forums)

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September 14, 2012, 05:35:41 PM
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Im calling it now, the ASIC scams will total a value larger then the pirate heist.

They have ~$1million in sales so far for the jalepeno alone, so it would be a huge scam. The difference is people paid with credit cards/paypal that leaves a paper trail (and can be charge-backed). The consensus, I've seen, is that they are real and will ship - just later than projected and possibly lower spec than quoted.

It's a huge scam even if they are legit. Why? Because the first deliveries will be the only ones to ever turn a profit on their mining.
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September 14, 2012, 05:52:39 PM
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That's too broad of a statement to bet against.

They might deliver "something" after a long wait and much rage, but it will be nowhere near the specs listed on the sales page. (which in itself will cause a shitstorm like no other on these forums)
Alright then, what terms would you like to add to the bet?

Something like:

BFL will deliver an SC Single capable of producing at least 20GH/s, a Jalepeno capable of producing at least 1.75GH/s, and a mini-rig capable of producing at least 500GH/s.
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September 14, 2012, 09:39:31 PM
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Im calling it now, the ASIC scams will total a value larger then the pirate heist.

Put a time component on that.  Say November 15th comes and not a single person has a BFL ASIC in their hands, that wouldn't be surprising.  But days, weeks or maybe several months later and they might deliver.  

Here's a bet right now about 25:1 odds saying they do deliver, as stated, by mid-2013:
 - http://betsofbitco.in/item?id=665

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September 14, 2012, 10:06:26 PM
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Here's a bet right now about 25:1 odds saying they do deliver, as stated, by mid-2013:
 - http://betsofbitco.in/item?id=665

The deadline and event date...way too close.
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September 14, 2012, 10:12:17 PM
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Seeing that the landing page mentioned earlier in the thread was never posted to the public by BFL, I'm sure it's simple an experimental construction page with place holder images.

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