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Twitter is locking accounts posing as Elon Musk in an effort to fight cryptocurrency scams

Twitter is locking accounts posing as Elon Musk in an effort to fight cryptocurrency scams

2 monthes ago   |   Business Insider   |   3 articles

Twitter will now automatically lock any non-verified account which changes its display name to Elon Musk. This is an effort to combat a recent proliferation of cryptocurrency...
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Hold for the drop: Twitter to purge locked accounts from follower metrics

2 monthes ago   |   TechCrunch   |   9 articles

Twitter is making a major change aimed at cleaning up the spammy legacy of its platform. This week it will globally purge accounts that it has previously locked - after...
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Twitter puts a tighter squeeze on spambots

2 monthes ago   |   TechCrunch   |   3 articles

Twitter has announced a range of actions intended to bolster efforts to fight spam and “malicious automation” on its platform - including increased security measures around...
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Microsoft announces Xbox One keyboard and mouse support with Razer partnership

Microsoft announces Xbox One keyboard and mouse support with Razer partnership

Microsoft is enabling keyboard and mouse support on the Xbox One. Select Xbox testers will be able to trial this new support in the coming weeks, and Microsoft is teaming up... Read more ...

Giant Bombcast 551: Digital Didgeridudes

Giant Bombcast 551: Digital Didgeridudes

It must be the Fall because we have a stack of games to discuss, including Forza Horizon 4, Timespinner, Valkyria Chronicles 4, CrossCode, Ring of Elysium, and more. Also: the... Read more ...

Pokemon Go's Weird New Pokemon Now Has A Name

Pokemon Go's Weird New Pokemon Now Has A Name

Many Pokemon fans were confounded this past weekend when a strange, unidentified Pokemon began appearing in Pokemon Go immediately following the game's latest Community Day... Read more ...

Exclusive Fortnite skin for new Xbox bundle makes makes you look like an Xbox

Exclusive Fortnite skin for new Xbox bundle makes makes you look like an Xbox

Microsoft is following Nintendo with its very own Fortnite console bundle that comes with a 1TB white Xbox One S, some free in-game currency, and a full-game download of Epic... Read more ...

Chrome 70 will clarify controversial, confusing sign-in changes

Chrome 70 will clarify controversial, confusing sign-in changes

For the most part, Chrome 69 is a significant release, bringing in a new Material Design, a smarter search bar, and more. But thanks to a rather unannounced feature, it has... Read more ...

This Walking Dead Season One 'Alternate Ending' Is Hilariously Badass

This Walking Dead Season One 'Alternate Ending' Is Hilariously Badass

Even though there's a lot of sad news passing around regarding Telltale's closure and the potential end of The Walking Dead: The Final Season with just two episodes, there's... Read more ...

The end of Instagram as we know it is here

The end of Instagram as we know it is here

Some time on Monday, Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger appear to have snapped. Tensions between the Instagram founders and their parent company had been simmering for months. But... Read more ...

Devil May Cry 5 Will Have Microtransactions, Because Of Course It Will

Devil May Cry 5 Will Have Microtransactions, Because Of Course It Will

When Devil May Cry 5 launches next spring, it'll boast plenty of running, jumping, slicing and shooting. Another feature that's not as common to the series, however, will be... Read more ...

Alleged OnePlus 6T invitation leaks

Alleged OnePlus 6T invitation leaks

We're hearing more about the OnePlus 6T as the time for the Chinese phone maker's flagship refresh is nearing. Today, a supposed invitation for the launch event has leaked on... Read more ...

Life Is Strange 2: Episode 1 Review - What Doesn't Kill Us

Life Is Strange 2: Episode 1 Review - What Doesn't Kill Us

Politics ebbs and flows through Life Is Strange 2 , whether or not the characters are always aware of it. Unforeseen circumstances upturn the lives of the Diaz brothers, and in... Read more ...