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Exploring cryptos and searching for scams, toxic trends and funny hoaxes


Launching the White Collar Crime Club - are you in?

6 Feb 2022 1 minute read 0 comments RdLT

Dear Publish0x readers,  I'm experimenting a new way of sharing knowledge about fraud and scams - the community model outside traditional social media - and I've just launched The White Collar Crime Club on Mighty Network, with very soon lots of mate...

I would love your opinion on my PhD proposal on dark patterns in cryptocurrencies

3 Feb 2021 3 minute read 3 comments RdLT

Hi Publish0x people! I would love your honest (but constructive) opinion on this PhD project I've drafted:    ------------------- Provisional title: “Hodling” by Faith – Maligns Patterns of Cult Experience, A Case Study on Cryptocurrency Projects  ...

Crypto jargon 101 - part #1

9 Jan 2021 2 minute read 1 comment RdLT

If you're new to crypto, you're likely to stumble upon tons of crypto jargon. Allow me to accelerate your learning curve and give you a first round of buzzwords so you can translate Publish0x articles into plain english.  #1 - Hodl! This is a super...

Playlist for your crypto playtime 😎

30 Dec 2020 1 minute read 0 comments RdLT

I was about to wrap-up a real article with real info, but I would need at least one hour more of research and I'm too lazy for that, so I postpone it to tomorrow and instead, allow me to suggest you a playlist for your crypto playtime.  SONG FOR THE...

Crypto apps are full of dark patterns - a beginner's guide

29 Dec 2020 2 minute read 10 comments RdLT

Dark patterns. If you don't know what they are, you need to quickly catch up on that to save both your money and your mental health. Let me help.  First, meet Harry Brignull.  Harry Brignull is a UX expert who coined the term "dark pattern" in 2010...

Will your $$ end up in this cemetery? A simple tip before you invest.

28 Dec 2020 1 minute read 2 comments RdLT

It's Christmas time, and I'm sorry to sound more like in the spirit of the Day of the Dead, but I believe it should be part of everybody daily discipline to take a walk to the Coin's cemetery https://deadcoins.com/ before logging in to Binance or wha...

Is it (financially) worth it to come back to Second Life?

28 Dec 2020 2 minute read 2 comments RdLT

Is it (financially) worth it to come back to Second Life? Short answer is a big NO but I have to say, Christmas was a beautiful time to explore the old platform and find out for you if it was worth investing there. SL creators have really improved s...