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South Korea May Not Ban Cryptocurrency Trading At All

02/20/2018, The price of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies has fallen down significantly over the past few weeks due to several factors, one of them being rumors about South Korea placing a blanket ban on cryptocurrency trading. That, coupled with news of increasing...

Lawmakers May Back Rules For Federal Oversight Of Cryptocurrencies

02/19/2018, People dealing in cryptocurrency aren’t really fans of government regulation and oversight of the digital asset class. Cryptocurrency values often take a beating when it seems like some major countries might impose stricter rules on digital assets...

Google Has Removed ‘View Image’ Button From Image Search

02/18/2018, For as long as I can remember, image search on Google had a “View Image” button that opened up the image in a new tab and allowed users to download the image without having to visit the site that hosted it. That’s no longer going to be...


Revenge Porn Now A Crime In New York City

02/15/2018, Revenge porn, the act of sharing someone’s intimate photos or videos online without consent, is now officially a crime in New York City. It was back in November last year when the New York City Council voted unanimously to criminalize revenge porn...

Twitter To Broadcast Local TV News Live

02/15/2018, In a bid to prevent the spread of misinformation, Twitter has said that it will start broadcasting local TV news alongside the timeline during major breaking news events. A spokesperson for the company has confirmed that Twitter has rolled out this...

Pandora Premium Arrives For The Web

02/15/2018, Pandora, a popular online music streaming service, has announced today that it’s bringing its on-demand music streaming tier called Pandora Premium to the web. This is the first time that Pandora is bringing features that were previously available...

New Chris Rock Netflix Special Out Now

02/14/2018, If you’ve only started following Chris Rock’s work recently then you might not be sure of the depth of the amazing work he has done as a standup comedian. Naturally, his fans were very excited when they found out that he was going to release a...

Logan Paul YouTube Ban Not Likely Soon

02/13/2018, If you’ve been following the entire Logan Paul fiasco over the past couple of months, you’ll be aware that YouTube has dropped its most popular creator from its Preferred Ad program as well as suspended all of his original projects for the...

Twitter Pledges To Crack Down On Posts Encouraging Self-Harm

02/13/2018, Twitter has taken several major steps in the past few months to fix its abuse problem and establish its reputation as a responsible platform where hatred, bigotry, and sexism can’t thrive. It’s now going to extend the same focus to posts...

Google To Block All Ads on Sites With Most Disruptive Ads

02/13/2018, Google has received a lot of feedback from Chrome users who are frustrated with annoying ads. They’re video ads that play at full volume or giant pop-ups with a hidden exit icon. These ads are designed to be disruptive and get in the way of people...

Unilever Threatens To Stop Advertising On Facebook And Google

02/12/2018, Companies like Google and Facebook make a big chunk of their revenues from online ads. The companies make tens of billions of dollars annually from their ads business, relying on major corporations and even individual users to spend money on their ad...

YouTube Reveals Tougher Punishments For Rogue Creators

02/11/2018, YouTube had said earlier this month that it could hand out harsher punishments to rogue creators and it has now detailed what these punishments might be. The company has come under intense pressure to ensure that creators don’t post blatantly...