Garrett Camp proposes Eco, a cryptocurrency that would run on verified nodes at universities and research institutes and have collective mining incentives (Robert Hackett/Fortune)

Robert Hackett / Fortune: Garrett Camp proposes Eco, a cryptocurrency that would run on verified nodes at universities and research institutes and have collective mining

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Cryptocurrency scammers changed handles on verified Twitter accounts and kept verified badges, making it easier to trick users to send funds to scammer wallets (BuzzFeed)

BuzzFeed: Cryptocurrency scammers changed handles on verified Twitter accounts and kept verified badges, making it easier to trick users to send funds to scammer wallets 

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The State of Colorado has partnered with Free and Fair, an open source election technology firm, to launch first in the nation post-election audit system to secure election systems ahead of 2018 midterms. Any state using election systems that produce verified voting records can adapt it for free.

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Twitter says it will monitor verified users’ offline behavior and remove verification badges if behavior is inconsistent with its rules (Casey Newton/The Verge)

Casey Newton / The Verge: Twitter says it will monitor verified users’ offline behavior and remove verification badges if behavior is inconsistent with its rules 

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