Georgia candidates accept crypto campaign donations

Georgia candidates accept crypto campaign donations

You know those extra bitcoins you have lying around? The ones you’ve been meaning to donate to a political campaign? Well, you’re in luck!What’s happening: At least two Georgia Republicans running statewide are soliciting cryptocurrency as campaign donations. The big picture: These candidates are part of a bipartisan group of politicians around the country who’ve … 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

India Risks Covid-19 Complacency After Its Vaccine Campaign

India Risks Covid-19 Complacency After Its Vaccine Campaign

NEW DELHI — India’s coronavirus crisis, which was killing thousands of people a day just seven months ago, has eased after the nation’s leaders revamped their policies and dramatically ramped up their vaccination drive.Now, as India celebrates the delivery of its one billionth dose, a feat that until recently seemed improbable, public health experts are … Read more

China-linked disinformation campaign blames Covid on Maine lobsters

China-linked disinformation campaign blames Covid on Maine lobsters

In mid-September, Marcel Schliebs, a disinformation researcher at the University of Oxford who had been tracking messaging that Chinese diplomats and state media spread on Twitter for 18 months, spotted the emergence of a surprising coronavirus origin theory.  Zha Liyou, the Chinese consul general in Kolkata, India, tweeted an unfounded claim that Covid-19 could have been … Read more