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It’s difficult to win defamation lawsuits

It’s difficult to win defamation lawsuits

Fringe right-wing network One America News lost its appeal of its defamation suit against MSNBC and star host Rachel Maddow on Tuesday, with a panel upholding a previous federal court ruling against OAN that required them to pay $250,000 of the defendants’ legal fees....

What is Riot Blockchain?

This article represents the opinion of the writer. – (tmfbonefish) Jason Hawthorne As Bitcoin (CRYPTO:BTC) hovers around $50,000 and news stories circulate about the millionaires it has created, it’s hard not to experience the fear of missing out. As...
The Internet Is Rotting

The Internet Is Rotting

Sixty years ago the futurist Arthur C. Clarke observed that any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic. The internet—how we both communicate with one another and together preserve the intellectual products of human civilization—fits Clarke’s...