Cryptocurrency ads reach record levels on London transport | Cryptocurrencies

Cryptocurrency firms bombarded Londoners with a record number of adverts on public transport during 2021, fuelling calls for a ban to prevent people being lured into risky investments.The surge in adverts for crypto assets, which are unregulated in the UK, has prompted concerns about the risk of addiction and financial harm, particularly given the wild … Read more

Super Bowl ads go crypto

Super Bowl ads go crypto

Matt Damon for Crypto.com Thirty second spots in this year’s Super Bowl went for at least $6.5 million as the official broadcaster opened inventory to new categories of advertisers. NBCUniversal’s ask is at least $US1 million up on CBS’s charge last year when the telecast audience was around 100 million. The National Football League’s 56th … Read more

Crypto ads: Self regulation guidelines likely to be out soon

Crypto ads: Self regulation guidelines likely to be out soon

Cryptocurrency industry body – Blockchain and Crypto Assets Council (BACC) will soon come out with guidelines for advertising as part of the overall move towards standardised self-regulation by players. “We are in discussions with the Advertising Standards Council of India and BACC and proposed steps for every industry player to take before they open up … Read more

TPS Engage allows advertisers to pay for digital OOH ads with crypto | Advertising

TPS Engage allows advertisers to pay for digital OOH ads with crypto | Advertising

Digital out of home (DOOH) ad platform TPS Engage now accepts cryptocurrency as a form of payment, the company told Campaign US.  Co-founders Radu Bogdan Savonea and Matei Psatta decided to allow advertisers to pay with two different cryptocurrencies, Bitcoin and eGold, after realising that many of its new clients include crypto and NFT startups.  … Read more

‘They’re Unethical’: Crypto Ads on London’s Public Transport Slammed by British Parliamentarian

‘They’re Unethical’: Crypto Ads on London’s Public Transport Slammed by British Parliamentarian

British parliamentarian Sian Berry has questioned the mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, about crypto advertisements that have been featuring on the Transport for London (TfL) vehicles. Calling them “unethical”, Berry said these advertisements featuring dog coin Floki Inu should have raised “red flags”. The development comes just days after three advertisements for crypto products were … Read more

London assembly member calls for ban on crypto ads in trains and buses

London assembly member calls for ban on crypto ads in trains and buses

Sian Berry, former co-leader of the Green Party of England and Wales and current member of the London Assembly, is looking to crack down on crypto advertisements on public transport.According to a Nov. 14 Twitter post, Berry said she would be recommending the Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, ban all crypto advertising in the city’s … Read more

London’s massive public transport body is cracking down on crypto ads after meme token floki inu’s campaign flooded the city’s travel system | Currency News | Financial and Business News

Missed doge? Get floki? ad

Missed doge? Get floki? ad spotted in the London underground. Amanda Cooper Transport for London said at the weekend it would ensure crypto ads complied with its policies from now on. “Missed Doge? Get Floki ” posters appeared throughout the city’s travel system, touting the unregulated meme crypto coin. S​​iân Berry, Green party London Assembly … Read more

Beware! Scammers stealing money from crypto wallets using Google Ads | Technology News

Beware! Scammers stealing money from crypto wallets using Google Ads

New Delhi: Scammers have discovered a new technique to steal your wallet credentials, as if the volatile nature of cryptocurrency wasn’t awful enough. Scammers copied prominent crypto wallets and platforms, such as Phantom and MetaMask, according to Check Point Research (CPR). When the victim clicked on the advertisement, they were redirected to a website that … Read more