John McCain Would Love Twitter’s Political Ad Ban

Jack Dorsey announced a ban on political ads starting November. The late Sen. John McCain was a life-long foe of “soft money.” Hillary Clinton supports Twitter’s political ban, and has condemned Facebook for hanging on to political advertising dollars. Donald Trump opposed Twitter’s new ad policy. With Twitter’s ban on paid political advertising, Jack Dorsey […]

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Bitcoin Price Dips Below $9K Support as Traders Weigh Correction Odds

Bitcoin (BTC) fell below $9,000 for the first time in almost a week on Oct. 31 as rumors of a correction intensified among analysts. Cryptocurrency market daily overview. Source: Coin360 BTC short-term outlook could call for $8.2K Data from Coin360 showed BTC/USD dipping below the $9,000 mark in Thursday trading — a level that has […]

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PayPal Abandons Libra, May Indicate Larger Plans For The Payment Processor

PayPal has announced that it will withdraw from the Libra Association, which is yet another blow to Facebook’s planned digital currency. Whereas it is no secret that politicians and financial regulators are highly skeptical of Libra, this move is the first indication of a rift among the platform’s partners. It also underscores the challenge legacy […]

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There’s Now a DAO for Deciding Which Blockchains to Stake On

Decentralized finance (DeFi) meets decentralized governance. That’s the idea behind StakerDAO, a new decentralized autonomous organization (DAO) for investing in existing proof-of-stake (PoS) blockchains. Introduced Wednesday by Tezos Capital CEO Jonas Lamis, the new DAO will allow participants to vote on where to best earn rewards as validators in a given network. “StakerDAO is a […]

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