Engadget: Facebook bans ads promoting cryptocurrencies

Engadget: Facebook bans ads promoting cryptocurrencies. “Most of Facebook’s recent advertising changes have tried to curb the danger of, you know, a foreign government using the social network to influence elections. But Facebook believes other kinds of harmful ads prey on less-than-savvy users with get-rich-quick promises and trendy buzzwords. So the network is banning all advertisements that promote cryptocurrencies — yes, even bitcoin — because they are ‘frequently associated with misleading or deceptive promotional practices.'”