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In Nod to Crypto Community, Twitter Won’t Purge Hal Finney’s Account

Crypto Twitter members breathed a collective sigh of relief today after some reassurance from the man himself. Square Crypto, whose Twitter account is seemingly manned by bitcoin bull Jack Dorsey, revealed that the Twitter account of the late Hal Finney isn’t going anywhere. It started with a tweet by bitcoin rewards app Lolli, which asked Dorsey and Twitter what would happen to the @halfin handle in light of the social media platform’s pursuit to shutter inactive accounts. Hal Finney was a software engineer and cryptographer who is famous for receiving…

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Twitter’s Earnings Stunk. Should Jack Dorsey Give Up CEO Spot?

Investors can’t seem to decide if Twitter is roadkill on the Information Superhighway or a scrappy upstart carving out a niche in the social media landscape dominated by its much larger rival Facebook. For now, the naysayers are prevailing. Shares of Twitter plummeted today after the micro-blogging site reported disappointing quarterly earnings and gave lackluster earnings guidance. They closed Thursday at $30.75, a decline of 21 percent. They are trading roughly $5 above the IPO price.  Shares of Twitter plummeted more than 20 percent Thursday after a disappointing earnings report….

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McAfee Blasts Twitter Over Callous Disregard for Bitcoin Scams

Renegade John McAfee slammed Twitter on Monday for its callous disregard for Bitcoin scams after an impersonator was caught on Medium. | Source: AP Photo/Moises Castillo (i), REUTERS / Dado Ruvic (ii). Image Edited by CCN. Early on Monday, CCN brought to light the misadventures of an insidious scammer pretending to be none other than the Bitcoin renegade himself, John McAfee. McAfee: Twitter Never Even Responds to My Crypto Scam Reports After we tipped off McAfee and his wife, Janice, to the fraudulent article in question, John responded by sharing…

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Jack Dorsey’s Square Crypto Is for Real, Revealing First New Hire

By CCN Markets: Square Crypto, which until now only appeared to exist on social media, is the real deal. It’s been less than a month since Square Crypto announced they were nearing their maiden hire. Now the company made a splash by announcing on Twitter they lassoed Google alum and Silicon Valley angel investor Steve Lee for that distinction. Before the big reveal, Square Crypto teased its followers by claiming to have hired an intern named Gary, who apparently “loves blockchain.” That situation was short-lived, and the team quickly followed…

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Twitter’s Stock Could Feel More Love if Jack Dorsey Would OK Crypto Ads

By CCN: Twitter needs to update its restricted content policies for financial products and services as it relates to crypto. The company is behind the times now that Facebook has decided to loosen up about the market. Jack Dorsey is one of bitcoin’s biggest fans in Silicon Valley. Yet for some reason, his social media company remains mired in red tape for crypto startups looking to advertise. Twitter implemented the ban on crypto-related ads last year. If he would apply a similar approach that he has adopted for his other…

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Bitcoin Scammers Take Advantage of Already-Dismal Square Earnings

Just when Jack Dorsey’s week was starting to look up, he must contend with yet another cryptocurrency giveaway scam. But while Twitter has long been rife with these fraudulent schemes, this particular bitcoin scam targets his other company – digital payments firm Square. Square Earnings Attract Bitcoin Giveaway Scammers In tandem with Square’s earnings results on Wednesday, scammers began sending emails – purportedly from the company – announcing that they had added support for the stellar (XLM) cryptocurrency. That is false. This bitcoin giveaway scam sought to trick recipients into…

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