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Facebook’s centralized metaverse a threat to the decentralized ecosystem?

Facebook’s metaverse plans have caused discomfort in the crypto community, but there’s every reason to believe in a decentralized future for metaverses.

30 NOVEMBER 2021

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Bitcoin hodler Elon Musk should sell $23B of Tesla stock, Twitter survey concludes

With just hours to go, the results of a survey Musk says he will "abide by" demand that he sell 10% of his TSLA holdings.

8 NOVEMBER 2021

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A Competition Between NYC and Miami to Become the Cryptocurrency Capital of the US

After Miami Mayor Francis Suarez, the newly elected New York City Mayor Eric Adams would be taking his paycheck in Bitcoin as well.

6 NOVEMBER 2021

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LinkedIn reports crypto and blockchain job listings have surged 615% since August 2020

The team said that financial services firms were expected to hire more than three times as many staff with experience in digital assets than in 2015.

30 OCTOBER 2021

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Gold Advocate Peter Schiff Believes The Twitter Hack Is A Sign Of Things To Come For Bitcoin Itself

Gold Advocate Peter Schiff Believes The Twitter Hack Is A Sign Of Things To Come For Bitcoin Itself

Although it can be argued, bitcoin is one of (if not the) most secure networks in the world. The hash rate for the network is the amount of computing power dedicated to securing it and it is typically deemed as the litmus test of the general security.

18 JULY 2020

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Japan’s biggest social network launches digital currency

Japan’s biggest social network launches digital currency

Japan’s Line social network, the largest in the country, has announced the launch of its digital currency ‘Link’ in the Japanese market from April. The token has previously been available in all countries except Japan and the US.

2 FEBRUARY 2020

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YouTube has restored deleted videos from crypto channels

YouTube has restored deleted videos from crypto channels

YouTube has restored videos of almost all crypto-related channels after removing them earlier this week.

27 DECEMBER 2019

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YouTube Calls Crypto Purge a Mistake But Many Videos Still Missing

YouTube Calls Crypto Purge a Mistake But Many Videos Still Missing

YouTube erroneously purged cryptocurrency education videos from its video-sharing platform this week but claims to have reinstated them, according to a spokesperson. Content creators, however, are telling a different story.

27 DECEMBER 2019

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Bitcoin Subreddit Passes 1,200,000 Subscriber Milestone

Bitcoin Subreddit Passes 1,200,000 Subscriber Milestone

r/Bitcoin on Reddit remains one of the most popular forums for Bitcoin fans. Recently, the subreddit reached a milestone of 1,200,000 subscribers.

2 DECEMBER 2019

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Bitcoin And Crypto Are Heading For An Epic Social Media Showdown

Bitcoin And Crypto Are Heading For An Epic Social Media Showdown

While the social media monetary situation is not this clear cut, both Dorsey and Zuckerberg have emerged as champions of two similar but opposing ideas; the internet needs its own currency, one sees it as centralised, through Facebook, the other sees it as decentralised, through bitcoin.

11 NOVEMBER 2019

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SEC Blasts Kik’s ‘Void for Vagueness’ Defense of 2017 ICO

SEC Blasts Kik’s ‘Void for Vagueness’ Defense of 2017 ICO

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) said Kik’s August defense of its $100 million initial coin offering (ICO) was “untenable” and is asking judges to toss it.

30 OCTOBER 2019

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Telegram Channel TON Board ‘Takes a Break,’ Deletes Message History

Telegram Channel TON Board ‘Takes a Break,’ Deletes Message History

Following a recent red flag from the United States regulators, a private Telegram channel for Telegram Open Network (TON) investors is taking a break.

13 OCTOBER 2019

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RSK Parent Company Acquires Taringa to Tokenize Social Media

RSK Parent Company Acquires Taringa to Tokenize Social Media

RSK parent company IOV Labs has acquired social platform Taringa to solicit feedback on its offerings and incentivize content creators.

28 SEPTEMBER 2019

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Facebook’s latest leak includes data on millions of users

Facebook’s latest leak includes data on millions of users

A security researcher has discovered databases containing more than 419 million records tied to Facebook accounts. It appears the data -- which includes phone numbers and Facebook IDs and in some cases users' names, genders and countries -- was scraped from the platform. However, it's not clear who pulled that information from Facebook or why.

7 SEPTEMBER 2019

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Expert: Not only crypto businesses are artificially winding up subscribers in social networks
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Expert: Not only crypto businesses are artificially winding up subscribers in social networks

“The cheating on the number of subscribers in social networks was invented long before the introduction of cryptocurrencies,” says the co-founder of the Bitcoin Foundation Ukraine - Maxim Krupyshev.

29 AUGUST 2019

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‘However Long It Takes’: Zuckerberg Vows to Win Over Libra Regulators

‘However Long It Takes’: Zuckerberg Vows to Win Over Libra Regulators

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says the company will spend “however long it takes” to get regulators and others on board before launching the Libra cryptocurrency project.

26 JULY 2019

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Tor browser usage by Russians is becoming massive

Tor browser usage by Russians is becoming massive

Over 600,000 Russians used the Tor browser on July 11, 2019, which is the all-time record for the country. The fact is confirmed by data on the official website of the project.

19 JULY 2019

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Social Network Taringa! Launches Stablecoin Rewards for 27 Million Users

Social Network Taringa! Launches Stablecoin Rewards for 27 Million Users

Latin American social networking giant Taringa! has partnered with MakerDAO and e-wallet provider Airtm to launch a stablecoin-powered points system for its 27 million strong user base.

8 JULY 2019

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‘Moderation Bot’ Blacklists Telegram Users to Tackle Crypto Scams

‘Moderation Bot’ Blacklists Telegram Users to Tackle Crypto Scams

Blockchain advisory firm AmaZix is opening up access to its “moderation bot” to help stamp out cryptocurrency scams on popular messaging app Telegram.

4 JULY 2019

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Ethereum Co-Founder Criticizes Facebook’s Libra Token for Centralization

Ethereum Co-Founder Criticizes Facebook’s Libra Token for Centralization

Ethereum co-founder Joseph Lubin said that Facebook’s Libra token is like “a centralized wolf in a decentralized sheep’s clothing” in an article published on tech news outlet Quartz on June 21.

24 JUNE 2019

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