GameStop FOMO evokes a brand new wave of crypto pump-and-dumps

Enlarge (credit score: peng track / Getty) After the California Gold Rush, in 1870, two Kentucky swindlers whipped up a scheme to prey on thirsty financiers’ FOMO. They invented a… Read more

iOS customers—and solely iOS customers—face NSFW content material ban on Discord app

Enlarge / This cute little pig has clearly seen some issues that iOS customers will now not be allowed to see on Discord. Discord customers who entry the Discord app… Read more

Reddit’s largest remaining Trump group banned for “inciting violence” [Updated]

Enlarge / The picture presently on the high of r/donaldtrump. (credit score: Reddit) Unique story: On Friday, Reddit joined this week’s response to violent on-line rhetoric as spearheaded by President… Read more

FTC kicks off sweeping privateness probe of 9 main social media corporations

Enlarge (credit score: Aurich Lawson / Ars Technica) The Federal Commerce Fee is stepping up its digital privateness work and has requested nearly each main social media platform you may… Read more