A hedge-fund backed social network wants retail traders to prove they have ‘diamond hands’ by linking their brokerage account to verify trades

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Social media pulpit Commonstock tolerates retail investors to verify their commerces. The app, backed by hedge funds, only announced a $25 million Series A fund round. The app “weeds out a lot of the grifters who might …

Drug Cartel Kidnapped Three Boys Using Violent Video Game

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Three boys were allegedly groomed online and enticed away from their families after being contacted by stimulant cartel recruiters.

Three boys aged between 11 and 14 apparently travelled to a home run by the Northeast Cartel, …

Facebook’s crypto chief is exploring NFT-related products and features – but views bitcoin as too volatile for transactions

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Facebook’s crypto boss said the company is currently considering construct NFT-related aspects. “We’re in a really good position to do so, ” David Marcus told Bloomberg …

Critical Self-Reflection and Opening Up Philosophy

As we announced April 23, Feminist Philosophers is been closed down. This is one of a series of uprights by FP bloggers looking back on the blog and auction it farewell.

I started blogging here in the summer of 2012, …

45% of teens think they know more about crypto than their parents – and social media got them hooked, study finds

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A Wells Fargo examine goes to show that 45% of teens think they know more about crypto than their parents. The study found that over a third of teens learn lessons finance from social media. On social …

D.C. Police Surveilled Clowns on Social Media, Leaked Docs Show

A few years ago, intelligence personnel with the Metropolitan Police Department in Washington D.C. exhaust some uncharted amount of meter and fund monitoring the online details of people dressed like clowns.

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Tech newsletter: Internet provider sued for lying about speed

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Phones, Social Media, and Being Present With Your Kids

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Do you struggle to set good constants for social media? In this week’s podcast episode, Jesse and I undertake issues and questions from a listener about how we prepare borders for our telephones( cartel me, we’re a work in progress …

Crypto social network BitClout arrives with a bevy of high profile investors, and skeptics

While much of the recent wave of relentless hype around NFTs — or non-fungible tokens — has been most visibly manifested in high-dollar art auctions or digital trading cards sales, there’s also been a relentless string of chatter among bullish …