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Beware of Fake "CryptoGPT" Accounts Offering Giveaways on Twitter

source-logo  coingabbar.com 10 March 2023 13:32, UTC

Fake "CryptoGPT" Twitter Accounts Offering Giveaways

Twitter has been abuzz with a trending hashtag related to a new cryptocurrency token called "CryptoGPT," which claims to allow users to monetize their data with the help of artificial intelligence (AI) on the Ethereum blockchain.

While some Twitter accounts associated with the project have been promoting likely fake giveaways, the project appears to have some backing from prominent cryptocurrency exchanges like Bitfinex, which plans to list CryptoGPT's native GPT token.

The project aims to attract decentralized application (DApp) developers to build on its blockchain and will offer GPT tokens as payment for anonymous user data generated from the usage of these DApps. To achieve scalability, the system employs a zero-knowledge rollup on a layer-2 network, which it derives from Ethereum.

It is important to note that the project does not appear to be directly related to the ChatGPT AI chatbot that has gained immense popularity in recent months. Earlier this year, blockchain analytics firm PeckShield warned its followers about dozens of alleged "pump & dump" tokens that claimed to be related to ChatGPT and Bing AI.

CryptoGPT's potential to allow users to monetize their data and its backing from major cryptocurrency exchanges makes it an intriguing project to watch in the coming months.

CryptoGPT is an AI-based crypto token that aims to encourage decentralized application developers to build on its blockchain and offers GPT tokens as payment for the anonymous user data generated from the usage of these DApps. While several crypto exchanges have shown support for the project, it's essential to be cautious and conduct proper research before investing.

The emergence of the CryptoGPT-related Twitter accounts and hashtags has raised suspicions among some users, who have pointed out the similarities to other cryptocurrency scams that have proliferated on social media in recent years.

There is no clear information available about the team behind the project or its actual technological capabilities, and it is unclear whether the project has any real-world use cases or potential for value creation. The fact that some exchanges are listing its token, however, suggests that there may be some interest in the project from the crypto community, at least in the short term.

It is important for users to exercise caution and scepticism when encountering such projects and to do their own research before investing any funds.

Scammers are creating fake "CryptoGPT" accounts on Twitter and offering fake cryptocurrency giveaways. Beware and do not send them any money or personal information.

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