Facebook bans ads tied to bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies

/ Jan 31, 2018

Facebook bans ads tied to bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies

Facebook Inc. is banning ads on its social network that promote cryptocurrencies, initial coin offerings and binary options, saying they're "frequently associated with misleading or deceptive promotional practices." The announcement came after about ¥58 billion ($532 million) in cryptocurrency was stolen from Tokyo-based virtual currency ...

/ Dec 21, 2017

China sentences 13 Taiwanese for fraud

China sentenced 13 Taiwanese to prison on Thursday for telecommunications fraud following their extradition from Kenya, a move likely to further sour cross-straits ties. The group was sentenced to between two and 15 years in prison and slapped with fines, the Beijing Second Intermediate People's ...