Celebrities and Presidents buy Fake Twitter Followers with Bitcoin

A New York Times investigation made this shocking discovery: Meet Jessica Rychly, a Minnesota teenager with a broad smile and wavy hair. She is a normal teenager on Facebook or Twitter, she sometimes and occasionally, like many teenagers, she posts a duck-face selfie.       But on Twitter, there is a version of Jessica that promoted accounts hawking Canadian real estate investments, cryptocurrency and a radio station in Ghana. The fake Jessica also followed or retweeted accounts using Arabic and Indonesian, languages the real Jessica does not speak and…

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Will Facebook go Crypto or will they miss the Mark?

When Mark Zuckerberg took to Facebook to lay out some of the goals he hopes the popular social media company will accomplish over the course of this year he did not really think that the media [fake news] would interpret that as Facebook integrating Bitcoin.   Read the false story here in the Independent has since been taken down.   What Mark actually did was bring up the topic of decentralization and using such technologies as a “force that puts more power in people’s hands.”   “Many people now believe…

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