Facebook Bans Ads For All Cryptocurrency

Facebook is banning all advertisements for cryptocurrency, including Bitcoin and initial coin offerings, as part of an “intentionally broad” policy against deceptive marketers. Product Management Director Rob Leathern says the decision isn’t permanent, though, and that Facebook will revisit the rules when it’s gotten better at detecting and removing bad ads.

Dish Network To Accept Bitcoin Payments

Dish Network will begin letting its subscribers pay their bills with bitcoins later this year, the company said on Thursday. The satellite TV giant will be the first subscription pay-TV provider to make the move and one of the biggest companies to begin accepting the currency to date.

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