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A shadowy firm ripped off dozens of media websites to prop up NFT projects, Amazon hustlers, and a convicted tax cheat

NewsAnchored promised to get clients published in new outlets — by using a network of sites t…

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Insider trading, IP theft, fake art and fake profiles — Scammers are taking advantage of NFT platforms’ lack of regulation

As far back as March, there were reports of people impersonating others in order to sell NFTs …

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BAYC NFT project suffers second hack of the year, this time worth $270,000

The scam, according to OKHotshot’s investigation was a phishing attack, which many users on th…

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Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin's X account was hacked and followers were duped out of $700,000 for fake NFTs

Buterin has 4.9 million followers on Twitter, and a fake post asked people to connect their digital…

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NFTs Bored Apes and Mutant Apes kick off 2022 on a high with floor prices jumping more than 40%

Non-fungible tokens (NFTs) are entering 2022 the way they did in 2021 – on a high. As a res…

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An NFT power player, who owns a whopping 57 Bored Apes, says he accidentally lost $150,000 on a joke auction bid

The investor created an NFT as a joke and bid 100 ETH on it. He accepted a $2,900 offer for the gag…

Katie Canales   


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A Snoop Dogg impersonator labelling himself 'Doop Snogg' fooled a New York NFT conference in a stunt designed to expose fakery in digital art

Doop Snogg attended the conference wearing a fake moustache and shoes packed with paper to appear t…

Abby Wallace   


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OpenSea confirms hackers made $1.7 million on NFTs stolen in a phishing attack at the weekend

OpenSea suffered a phishing attack on Saturday that saw hackers steal at least $1.7 million worth o…

Adam Morgan McCarthy   


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Common crypto scams you should know about before diving into the crypto market

Crypto scams can be as simple as phishing and fake websites, or more complex like NFT rug pulls.Cry…

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The world’s most valuable luxury brand is launching a video game with NFTs

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Sneaker resale platform StockX says it turned away $100 million in fake items in 2022

The new data follows StockX's attempts to win back consumer trust in its verification process for s…

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A top crypto exec shares why GameFi is so hot right now - and lists 2 reasons why play-to-earn-games like Axie Infinity are taking the market by storm

Investors are fired up by the rapid use case of DeFi and excitement around making money off NFT gam…

Shalini Nagarajan   


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'The Big Short' investor Michael Burry says he's not betting against crypto - and reveals he bought a couple of coins

Burry warned that crypto is in a speculative bubble, but he's bullish on blockchain technology and …

Theron Mohamed   


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Crypto hackers now target iPhone users via dating apps like Bumble, Tinder

The cyber criminals have expanded from targeting people in Asia to include people in the US and …

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There's a new way to buy and trade official MLB baseball cards. These virtual cards can't be forged and come with a complete trading history.

You can choose between a $5 "standard pack" of six virtual baseball cards and a $100 "premium pack"…

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Facebook’s fake crypto ads are being taken to court by Australian billionaire Andrew Forrest

In more bad news for Facebook, Australian billionaire Andrew Forrest has filed a criminal case agai…

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Gary Vaynerchuk says 98% of NFT projects will fail after the gold rush fades. Here's why 2 experts think he might be right.

"People will stop talking about NFTs as NFTs, and the focus will shift to what they actually offer,…

Phil Rosen   


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Inside the opening of 'Free Anna Delvey,' the art show where the fake heiress hired a notorious art forger to recreate her prison drawings

With "Free Anna Delvey," New York's downtown art scene inaugurated the convicted scammer into their…

Jacob Shamsian