Browsing the "Social Media" Tag

2018: When Privacy and Decentralization Collided

| Guy Zyskind

In an op-ed written exclusively for CoinDesk, Enigma CEO Guy Zyskind says 2019 must be about building decentralized solutions for data privacy.

Elon Musk Sparks Speculation With Cryptic Crypto Tweet

| Wolfie Zhao

Elon Musk mentioned bitcoin in a mysterious tweet, and it's whipping up plenty of speculation across the crypto community.

I Can’t Believe This Blockchain Is Free

| Michael J Casey

At the very least, a blockchain mindset can help you call social media giants' bluff when they tell you that their services are "free."

How Crypto Reacted to This Week’s SEC Bitcoin ETF Delay

| Muyao Shen

While the market didn't like the SEC's bitcoin ETF delay decision, observers on social media weren't surprised at all.

Rejection Aside, Calls for a Bitcoin ETF Are Only Escalating

| Muyao Shen

Despite the rejection of a bid for a bitcoin ETF, the crypto market remains confident other proposals will persevere.

What Volatility? How Facebook’s Historic Loss Became Crypto’s Gain

| Muyao Shen

Facebook had a bad day in the market this week – and the crypto community quickly pounced.

China’s Answer to Reddit Is Launching a Crypto Token

| Wolfie Zhao

One of the oldest social networking platforms in China is launching its own crypto token in an apparent bid to boost declining user activity.

You Can’t Ban Math: Crypto Unites to Call Out Congressman

| Madeline Meng Shi

In the span of a few hours, it became Crypto Twitter vs U.S. Representative Brad Sherman.

Muh Monopoly! How a Banker’s Talk Sparked All Kinds of Crypto Mockery

| Anna Baydakova

The head of the Bank of International Settlements briefly became the butt of crypto Twitter trolling last week after issuing new comments on the tech.

Facebook Has a New Director of Engineering for Blockchain

| Muyao Shen

Facebook is getting even more serious about blockchain, appointing a new director of engineering to focus on the technology.