February 8, 2022 In ​​, -anyos

Taranaki business loses $70,000 to fake shipping company

Navigation for News Categories Police are warning businesses to be wary of scams after a Taranaki firm lost almost $70,000 to a false company overseas. Photo: RNZ / Diego Opatowski In a statement police said a Hāwera business was approached by a man who made several purchases from them. He asked for a particular freight…

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February 8, 2022 In ​​,  HSE

“NFTs are a scam,” says indie game store Itch.io

If you click on a link and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. Read our editorial policy. “How can you be so dense?” Whether you dislike NFTs, don’t understand them, or think you can make money from them, you can’t escape the NFT discourse. Game stores are no different. Valve have banned…

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February 7, 2022 In ​​,  HSE

Florida Man Who Called Trump a ‘Con Artist’ Now Smears Jan. 6 Committee as a ‘Scam’

Republican Sen. Marco Rubio refused to say former President Donald Trump was wrong to press then-Vice President Mike Pence to overturn the election, and he later called the Jan. 6 committee “a partisan scam.” During an appearance Sunday on Face the Nation, host Margaret Brennan asked Rubio if he agreed with Pence’s recent comments that…

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February 7, 2022 In ​​,  HSE

Itch.io’s stance on NFTs: ‘They are a scam’

‘Peace’ In case you were wondering Itch.io‘s stance on NFTs, they’ve made things very clear in a tweet this weekend! Here’s the quick takeaway: “NFTs are a scam. If you think they are legitimately useful for anything other than the exploitation of creators, financial scams, and the destruction of the planet the we ask that…

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February 7, 2022 In ​​,  HSE

NFTs Are ‘A Scam’, Says Indie Marketplace Itch.io

Image: BAYCWhile some publishers like Ubisoft push right ahead with NFTs, regardless of how their own workers feel about it, and others like EA are prepared to half-ass their way through the fad, one video game marketplace has come out and issued one of the most welcome statements I’m yet to see from within the…

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