Anatomy of a Reddit cryptocurrency spam-factory

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Originally published at: https://boingboing.net/2018/09/17/fiat-attention-currency.html

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Libertarian math beanie baby collectors ruin everything.

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#3

Seems like a professional pump and dump operation.

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#4

One product includes a blockchain-based ride sharing service, while at least one of the accounts appears to be focused on the Ethereum subreddit.

…the Aristocrats!

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I’m trying to imagine reading that with my 15-years-ago brain and it’s just gibberish. What a strange world.

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I know the feeling. Things went suprisingly better after my 18th birthday.

I just could not resist.

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I’ve encountered these guys or people just like them on some of the numismatic-related subreddits. If you ban them outright they just come back using different accounts.

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