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Two US Men Arrested For Stealing Social Media Accounts and Crypto via SIM Swapping

The United States Department of Justice has arrested and charged two Massachusetts men for allegedly taking over victims’ social media accounts and stealing cryptocurrency.According to the announcement on Nov. 14, the two — Eric Meiggs and Declan Harrington — were charged with one count of conspiracy, eight counts of

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UAE’s Social Ministry to Grant $16K in Blockchain Contest

The United Arab Emirates’ Ministry of Community Development (MOCD) will host a competition for developing blockchain software in the social sector.Driving blockchain for awareness and social careThe MOCD announced its “Social Blockathon” competition with a total prize fund of $16,300 to encourage the development of blockchain-based applications for educational,

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Embattled Tron Creator Sun Apologizes to China in Deleted Social Media Post

Blockchain platform Tron’s founder, Justin Sun, sparked fresh controversy this week after he first posted and then deleted an online apology in an ongoing PR debacle. Cryptocurrency-focused news outlet Cryptoslate reported the events, providing their own translation of comments Sun wrote and later removed from Chinese social media platform Weibo

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Block.One Pays $30M for New Blockchain-Powered Social Media Platform’s Domain Name

Eos (EOS) developer has paid $30 million in cash to purchase a domain name for its new blockchain-based social media, called “Voice.” The development was revealed in a filing published by the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on June 18.According to the SEC filing, submitted by

Read More Plans to Tackle Pitfalls of Social Media With New Blockchain Community Called “Voice” today announced Voice, a blockchain-based social media application designed with users of the platform in mind and to take on the fact that social media today is fundamentally broken and is in need of a complete overhaul. “The truth is, current social media platforms are designed to use their users,”

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Eos Developer Announces Blockchain-Based Social Media Platform Voice

Eos (EOS) parent company has announced a blockchain-based social media platform called Voice, according to a press release shared with Cointelegraph on June 1.The firm claims that the platform will use the Eos blockchain to provide transparency on how it operates, without hidden algorithms or content-pushing mechanisms of

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