...nly enough to remain competitive with credit cards, which currently have fraud rates much higher than Bitcoin. As Shapshift.io CEO, Eric Voorhees put it:
t thousands of zero-conf transactions. We don’t need it to be impossible to double-spend, we just need to mitigate the risk sufficiently to where it can still make business sense. An occasiona
l double-spend against us is worth the cost for the improved user experience.
It’s a straw man to suggest we think zero confirmation transactions are “100% safe”. They a...