It seems that Binance can’t catch a break when it comes to bugs: the exchange recently experienced a minor mishap while testing one of its upcoming token sales. Apparently, Binance inadvertently distributed BitTorrent Tokens (BTT) to users who were not supposed to receive those funds. CEO Changpeng Zhao explained the situation on Twitter:
While doing testing for https://t.co/g1XQeddwEq, one tester inadvertently clicked an airdrop button for BTT, giving some BTT launchpad buyers extra BTT tokens. We are resolving the issue now. No other people are affected.
— CZ Binance (@cz_binance) February 19, 2019
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