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Facebook Faces Defamation Lawsuit in Connection with Cryptocurrency-Related Advertisements

Things are quickly going from bad to worse for Facebook. The world’s leading social media platform is under fire from many angles. Despite their outspoken attitude toward cryptocurrencies, it has become evident they approved fake ICO advertisements using the name and image of Martin Lewis. More Legal Trouble for Facebook Over the past few months, things have unraveled at an alarming rate for Facebook. This social media platform is facing so …
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Google Joins Online Platforms In Banning All Crypto-Related Ads Come June 2018

On Wednesday, Google announced that it will no longer play host to any cryptocurrency-related ads on its platform, beginning June 2018. This comes as no surprise, as the company has chosen to follow in the footsteps of Facebook and Twitter, who recently announced they too, are prohibiting any and all cryptocurrency-related ads on their platforms. While Google and Facebook control approximately 60-70% of the online advertising market, making enemies with these platforms isn’t …
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Beware of Fake Kucoin Search Results on Google

Over the past few years, we’ve seen cybercriminals pay more attention to cryptocurrencies than ever before. This is anything but surprising, especially given the significant appreciation of most currencies in the year 2017. It now seems someone is running a malicious Google Adwords campaign disguised as Kucoin. Given the current appeal this exchange has, it is highly likely a lot of people will fall victim to this scam. Beware of Fake Kucoin …
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Gumtree Does Not See Bitcoin As Real Money

It looks as if some online platforms are taking more severe actions against Bitcoin-related content, even when their terms of service do not mention cryptocurrency at all. One Gumtree user had his advertisement suspended due to Bitcoin payments not being allowed. Gumtree Does Not Like Bitcoin Ads There are multiple platforms all over the world where users can post ads to sell their goods or services. Gumtree is one of …
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