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PwC Venezuela Twitter account hacked, attacker shills fake XRP giveaway
An attacker gained access to PwC Venezuela’s Twitter account and has been actively posting cryptocurrency phishing links for the last 8 hours at the time of the writing.
5 SEPTEMBER 2022
Top 10 most Googled questions about cryptocurrency and its implication
The top 10 Google searches related to cryptocurrencies uncover an increase in curiosity among general investors — represented by two 'Why's, three 'What's and five 'How's.
28 AUGUST 2022
8 sneaky crypto scams on Twitter right now
A 19-part thread outlines the sophisticated strategies scammers are using to part crypto users from their funds.
22 AUGUST 2022
Elon Musk Claims Twitter Committed Fraud In $44 Billion Deal Countersuit
Elon Musk and Twitter are set for another court showdown as the billionaire launches a countersuit against the social media giant, which sued him for canceling the $44 billion contract to acquire the platform.
7 AUGUST 2022
34% of gamers want to use crypto in the Metaverse, despite the backlash
According to Globant, 34% of gamers are interested in conducting crypto transactions in the Metaverse, while 16% have purchased NFTs in the past.
15 JULY 2022
Twitter lawyers up to force through Musk deal. Will it work?
It’s unclear whether the potential lawsuit will eventually see Musk purchasing the platform at the previously agreed price, at a new price, or not at all.
11 JULY 2022
Twitter To Pursue Legal Battle After Musk Terminates $44 Billion Deal
Bret Taylor, the chairman of Twitter, announced that he intends to sue Elon Musk, founder and CEO of Tesla – one of the richest men in the world – in order to enforce the merger deal.
10 JULY 2022
The End Of Meta’s Crypto Wallet - Novi
Meta (formerly Facebook) is pulling the plug on its crypto payments wallet, Novi, claiming to repurpose the technology into other projects.
6 JULY 2022
Meta Launches Meta Pay, a Metaverse Dedicated Digital Wallet
Meta, the metaverse-based platform, has announced the launch of a new wallet directed to support value interaction in the metaverse. Meta Pay, a rebrand of the former Facebook Pay service, will keep fulfilling the same functions that Facebook Pay did in the past, but will be developed as a universal way of paying for goods and services using digital identities in the metaverse.
27 JUNE 2022
Telegram Launches Premium Tier Benefits Seeking to Monetize Platform
Popular messaging platform Telegram has announced it is launching a new premium tier of its services as it seeks to monetize a part of its userbase. Reaching more than 700 million active users monthly, the new tier answers to the need of these users for more bandwidth and storage capacity, according to Pavel Durov, CEO of the company.
22 JUNE 2022
Elon Musk Secures $7 Bn In Funding From Sequoia, Binance, And Other Investors To Back Twitter Bid
A group of investors, including Sequoia Capital, Andreessen Horowitz, Binance and Fidelity 89 has invested over $7 billion to back Elon Musk’s $44 billion takeover of Twitter.
6 MAY 2022
Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong Predicts How Crypto Can Change Twitter Following Elon Musk Takeover
Coinbase chief executive Brian Armstrong says decentralized social media (DeSo) is on its way up, possibly beginning with Elon Musk’s Twitter takeover.
3 MAY 2022
US watchdog says it cannot block Musk’s Twitter purchase
Open Market Institute says Musk’s Twitter purchase is “a threat to “American democracy and free speech.”
28 APRIL 2022
Crypto Twitter reacts as Russian gov’t reviews finalized crypto bill
Russia’s finance ministry shared the amended and finalized crypto bill with the government, which recommends using cryptocurrencies as legal tender.
16 APRIL 2022
Elon Musk’s $43B bid on Twitter causes DOGE, SHIB to spike
Elon Musk has made an unsolicited offer to fully acquire social media giant Twitter for a total cash consideration of $43 billion
14 APRIL 2022
Musk Not Joining Twitter’s Board But Wants 'Significant Improvements', Teases DOGE Payments Integration
Shortly after purchasing a 9.2% stake in Twitter, Tesla’s CEO Elon Musk has announced that he is hoping to pave the way for “significant improvements” to the social media platform “in the coming months,” and possibly for the integration of dogecoin (DOGE) payments for premium services.
12 APRIL 2022
Why A Twitter Edit Button Could Be Disastrous For Crypto Users
Twitter and crypto have gone hand in hand for the longest time, which is why the talk of an edit button has direct implications on the crypto community using the social media platform. The talk of adding an edit button had been one that has been going on for a long time and while Twitter has acknowledged it, this is the first time that there has been any definitive announcement about the inclusion of an edit button on the site.
8 APRIL 2022
Elon Musk Promises to Make 'Significant Improvements' to Twitter — Calls Crypto Spam Bots 'Single Most Annoying Problem'
Tesla and Spacex CEO Elon Musk has joined Twitter’s board of directors and promised to “make significant improvements” to the social media platform. Some changes he is considering include adding an edit button and solving the crypto spam bot problem, which he sees as the “single most annoying problem on Twitter.”
6 APRIL 2022
China’s strict crypto policy continues as WeChat bans NFT accounts
Chinese official had previously stated that the NFT space was dominated by hype and urged government to regulate the space.
1 APRIL 2022
Is Elon Musk planning to launch a free speech social media platform?
Musk considers launching his own free speech platform, but further consideration of the matter reveals (true) free speech isn't all it's cracked up to be.
30 MARCH 2022
US Federal Reserve, FDIC warn banks against crypto risks
Financial Giant Fidelity Files Trademarks for Crypto, NFT, and Metaverse Products
Top Crypto Analyst Predicts Bitcoin Turnaround After the Second-Longest BTC Bear Market – Here’s the Timeline
Creditor offers Bitcoin miner Core Scientific $72M to avoid bankruptcy
CryptoSlate Wrapped Daily: Binance hits out at Reuters, USDD loses peg, Paxful delists ETH
European Central Bank blasts Bitcoin —community responds
Genesis denies ‘imminent’ plans to file for bankruptcy
Bitcoin Bull Anthony Pompliano Says Confidence Game Now Over for Crypto Industry
Soccer Superstar Lionel Messi Joins NFT Game Sorare as Investor and Brand Ambassador
How to get a cryptocurrency license in Lithuania?
Impermanent loss challenges the claim that DeFi is the ‘future of France’
What is the Crypto Fear and Greed Index?