Twitter said it had already been trying to prevent cryptocurrency accounts from "engaging with others in a deceptive manner", but the restrictions from Facebook and Google prompted it to do the same. Twitter also confirmed the news to Verge, that the policy will be fully enforceable among all the advertisers within a month. Token sales and ICOs will be blocked, but cryptocurrency wallets and exchanges will be limited to only public companies that are listed on major stock markets.
The Moment Dillian Whyte Knocked Lucas Browne Spark Out
I was surprised how well it did - It wasn't massive but a decent amount of people got up to watch the fight which is encouraging". When Whyte brutally knocked Australian Browne unconscious 37s into the sixth round Joshua was suddenly $1270 richer.
Bitcoin dropped by 5% to record $7,989 while Ethereum lost 10.4% of its value reaching $459 following Twitter's revelation about a ban on cryptocurrency ads. "We will continue to iterate and improve upon this policy as the industry evolves". For Japan, advertisements governing banking, securities, foreign exchange, virtual currency exchange trading and insurance must be authorized by the Financial Services Agency. The price was further knocked down by news of Google and Facebook bans. Twitter representatives stated that they wanted to make sure that its users were not the victims of some type of fraudulent activity.
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Mysterious train sparks speculation of Kim visit to Beijing
The South Korean government also said it couldn't confirm whether the North Korean leader was in Beijing . But they also expressed doubts over whether Kim would visit China in such a "secretive" manner.
Tatiana Moroz, the founder of Crypto Media Hub, told Bitcoin Magazine that filling the space left by the absence of advertising on the search engine and social media platforms will result in higher quality interactions through community involvement and relationship building. Crypto Twitter is a source of rumors and news about cryptocurrency as well.
Bitcoin (BTC) was down around 8% following the news, according to Coincompare, dipping back below the $8,000 dollar mark after a brief spike overnight (UK) had sent it up over the $8,100 mark. Reading into Twitter's position, it appears that Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) are the main trigger behind the move.
Uber sells its Southeast Asia business
Khosrowshahi signalled during a trip through Asia last month that he's committed to other key markets such as Japan and India. Less than two years ago, Uber did much the same thing in China, when it ceded control of the market to rival Didi Chuxing .