Facebook Removes a Fresh Batch of Iran-Linked Fake Accounts

Outside researchers tipped Facebook off that a social media network was pushing Iranian interests, posing as journalists, and even impersonating...

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To Fight Deepfakes, Researchers Built a Smarter Camera

One way to tell if an image has been faked? Bake the tamper-proofing into the camera itself.

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G20 Countries Start Implementing Unified Crypto Standards
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G20 Countries Start Implementing Unified Crypto Standards

As the G20 summit approaches, member countries have been discussing how to implement the standards set by intergovernmental organizations such as the Financial Action Task Force. While there may be some challenges in complying with the standards, the European Central Bank says the risks crypto assets pose to the euro area’s financial stability are manageable. Also read: Indian Supreme Court Postpones Crypto Case at...

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Crypto Assets Outshine Most Traditional Investments in 2019
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Crypto Assets Outshine Most Traditional Investments in 2019

Last year, cryptocurrency proponents either complained about the low prices or celebrated the fact they could obtain cheaper coins. 2019 has been an entirely different story, however, as digital assets have started to gain significant value in comparison to traditional assets like stocks, oil, and precious metals. Also Read: US Copyright Office Responds to Craig Wright’s Bitcoin Registrations There’s Nothing Like Crypto...

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U.S. Regulators Risk Causing a Brain Drain to Friendlier Crypto Climes
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U.S. Regulators Risk Causing a Brain Drain to Friendlier Crypto Climes

Cryptocurrency companies in the United States aren’t happy. Token issuers, exchanges, and VCs are up in arms about vague and contradictory guidance on crypto asset regulation. Should the U.S. fail to revise its financial laws, they warn, there is a risk of top talent making an exodus to friendlier crypto climes. Also read: Countries Suffering From Rapid Inflation Show Significant Demand for Cryptos The US Risks Being Left Behind...

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