Reddit survey reveals scope of online cryptocurrency community manipulation activities

According to Cryptocoinspy, Reddit user CryptoMaximalist recently revealed the results of a survey of manipulation behavior within the online cryptocurrency community. It investigates how a particular group of users hijack topics in r/CryptoCurrency and r/CryptoMarkets to promote and deceive specific products and projects. Throughout the investigation, the user managed to discover 50 Reddit accounts that he called "Dream Network." These accounts seem to work together to perform certain types of manipulation, namely Astroturfing and Vote Manipulation.