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Facebook, Google, Microsoft, Twitter and others unite to fight the far-right

Facebook, Google, Microsoft, Twitter and others unite to fight the far-right

An “alliance” formed by some of the world’s biggest technology companies – the Global Internet Forum to Counter Terrorism – has announced that it will begin fighting white supremacist groups and far-right militias, as Reuters says. This ‘alliance’ includes companies such as Facebook, Microsoft ,

Russia prepares law to allow regulators to confiscate bitcoin

Russia prepares law to allow regulators to confiscate bitcoin

The Russian government is creating a law to allow law enforcement agencies to confiscate bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies that have become sources of revenue from crime, attorney general Igor Krasnov told at a conference in St. Petersburg on Wednesday (7). According to the TASS news

Mexico prohibits banks from offering accounts to cryptocurrency companies

Mexico prohibits banks from offering accounts to cryptocurrency companies

Mexico decided to prohibit any type of operation with cryptocurrencies, as highlighted by the country’s Secretary of Finance, Arturo Gutiérrez. The measure was announced on Monday (28) through the secretary’s official Twitter account. Initially, the statement emphasizes that, unlike El Salvador, cryptocurrencies are not a