Category Archives: fraud

Disturbing YouTube Ad Developments

YouTube Sets Stricter Requirements for Creator Partners in Response to Advertiser Concerns Starting Tuesday, new creators applying to the YouTube Partner Program will need to have accumulated 4,000 hours of video watch-time for their videos within the past 12 months … Continue reading

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WTF Traffic Spike And Plagiarism

I’ve got inbound links from Tumblr, Issuu, fiverr, and Medium. The first three, I can’t get to at all. The link from Medium reveals me being ripped off: I don’t give a shit that it links back to my blog. … Continue reading

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The Crooked Game

Yeah, this ties in to the earlier post about the re-emergence(? did it ever disappear? No!) of corruption in the tech press. Just watch the video after the break. It’s short. It’s powerful. And then I’ll tell you why it … Continue reading

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Hey, Kids! Tech Press Corruption Is Back!

Riiiight. Like it really ever left! You would think everyone would have learned the lesson by now. It sunk some magazines in the pre-Net 1980s. It caused another scandal in the post-Net days that made the Federal Trade Commission step … Continue reading

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Should You Buy A Cheap Electric Skateboard Off eBay?

No. After the break, what will happen to you. In three acts.

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A Whole New Level Of Fraud

Wow. Just wow. See the video after the break.

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Ferengi China

Everything I suspected just from observing the Chinese tablet makers all these miles away…

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China’s White Monkey Jobs

A whole new layer of fraud in China is revealed in the video after the break. The video might look weird, and the sound can be strange, but this is a must-see.

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The Crowdfunding Scam

What began with the goal of people helping like-minded people bring a new product to market is quickly being co-opted by fraud and covert corporatism. People have pointed out there are products on crowdfunded sites that already exist and are … Continue reading

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The Video That Ruled Out The Spectra Mini For Me

Over at Electric Skateboard HQ: The one reason that I chose Walnutt Spectra. Oh, I was sooooo interested in it too. Then Walnutt went and spoiled my excitement with the video after the break.

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