Belize

  • 24 Jul 2014 at 4:51 PM

There’s Something Else Cynk Doesn’t Have

It’s got no revenue, no assets, no members and no tradeable stocks (until tomorrow, anyway). But at least the “social network” had an address. Sure, it was an address in Belize, which is shady enough. But Cynk will do you one better: It has a fake address in Belize. Read more »

“The market” can. Well, a market. And that price is somewhere north of $4 billion, whether those introductions are imaginary or not.

Obviously, the odyssey of CYNK Technology, the company with no assets and no revenues but with a 24,000% return over the last few weeks—which is great for whoever owns the 100,000 shares (out of nearly 300 million “outstanding”) that changed hands yesterday—has captivated the internet this week. But what do we really know about what seems to be one of the more obvious pump-and-dumps of all time? Read more »

  • 16 Nov 2012 at 6:25 PM

McAfee Founder/Fugitive Wanted For Murder Misses TV

CNBC: Why not, if you had nothing to do with this murder, why not turn yourself in? Have a lawyer, you go in with security guys, you can go in with cameras, why not go in and tell them you don’t know about the murder? John McAfee: Because it’s fine to go in with security. It’s fine to go in with cameras. But when I am detained, you are not allowed to go into the jail cell with me. This is where people simply disappear. They choke on their own vomit or hang themselves or are beaten to death by fellow prisoners. If you’ve done any research on Belize and the legal and police system, you will discover disastrous results. CNBC: Do you really think they would kill you? McAfee: Absolutely, I do, sir. CNBC: What have the last five days [in hiding] been like? McAfee: They’ve been okay. I don’t have a lot of freedom of movement. The food is not best. I have no television. I would like a television. [CNBC via BI]