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Does Google hate crypto? | Crypto Heroes

Does Google hate crypto? | Crypto Heroes

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Much has been made of Google’s moves against crypto and – for a global tech giant – its relative silence on blockchain. Does Goole hate crypto? Or otherwise, why does it sometimes seem that Google is hostile towards the cryptocurrencies? Let’s find out. In 2018, Google announced a ban on all cryptocurrency related ads and prohibited Chrome extensions that mine cryptocurrencies. Many took those moves as meaning that the company had ulterior motives. Pundits and venture capital investors alike weighed in: “It’s just a little bit too convenient for my taste to see a platform ban an entire ecosystem, or an entire market segment, just because they don’t want to spend the time figuring out who the bad actors are,” David Pakman, partner at the venture capital firm Venrock, tol