Category: Social Media

A man and his S.C.A.M.: Solo dev ‘Dreesus’ on making a memecoin legit

A man and his S.C.A.M.: Solo dev ‘Dreesus’ on making a memecoin legit

You might not know Dreesus, but if you’ve been following crypto the last few months you’re likely familiar with his work. Following the launch of his Simple Cool Automatic Money ($SCAM) token, the pseudonymous developer garnered coverage from a seemingly endless list of mainstream and cryptomedia publications, including Vice, The Wall Street Journal, Benzinga, Mic, […]

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Chinese social media giant Weibo reportedly bans crypto-related accounts

Chinese social media giant Weibo reportedly bans crypto-related accounts

The government doesn’t want a Chinese version of Elon Musk, an expert said. 786 Total views 1 Total shares China’s crackdown on cryptocurrencies has reportedly spread to social media. Weibo, China’s Twitter-like microblogging service with over 530 million monthly active users, has reportedly suspended several popular Bitcoin (BTC) and crypto-related content creators on the platform. […]

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r/Wallstreetbets rebans crypto discussions following Bloomberg article

r/Wallstreetbets rebans crypto discussions following Bloomberg article

Apparently, r/Wallstreetbets doesn’t “bow to cryptocurrencies.” 8172 Total views 24 Total shares r/Wallstreetbets, a subreddit famous for organizing a pump for Dogecoin and the GameStop short squeeze, is enacting a crypto discussion ban after officially allowing the topic for a single day. Subreddit moderator u/bawse1 announced on Thursday that r/Wallstreetbets has now banned crypto discussions forever, following a […]

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It’s not about data ownership, it’s about data control, EFF director says

It’s not about data ownership, it’s about data control, EFF director says

She believes that by agreeing to certain “Terms of Service,” users abdicate a portion of their rights. 18182 Total views 38 Total shares As technology advances, personal data becomes an increasingly relevant topic. Many in the crypto industry hold sovereign finance and data privacy in high regard. Participants’ best efforts may be undermined by centralized businesses and […]

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