Tuesday, January 30, 2018

"Facebook is banning all ads promoting cryptocurrencies — including bitcoin and ICOs"

"That means no advertiser — even those that operate legal, legitimate businesses — will be able to promote things like bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, initial coin offerings — ICOs for short — or binary options, according to a Facebook blog post."

Facebook prominently placed a post by Alex Jones pushing a 4chan conspiracy theory on its Trending topics page about a news story.