Andreessen Horowitz: How Facebook’s Libra Cryptocurrency Will Be Governed

Andreessen Horowitz: How Facebook’s Libra Cryptocurrency Will Be Governed

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Why Amazon Says It Won’t Be Taking on the Big Banks Anytime Soon

Why Amazon Says It Won’t Be Taking on the Big Banks Anytime Soon

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Lawmakers Express Privacy Concerns About Facebook’s Libra

Lawmakers Express Privacy Concerns About Facebook’s Libra

US Representative Maxine Waters, chair of the House Financial Services Committee, asked Facebook to halt work on unit it answers questions about privacy and security.Stefani Reynolds/APnew cryptocurrency, Libra, lawmakers were uneasy about the company’s ambitions to reach into the financial lives of its users. The fears centered on privacy, given Facebook’s prior breaches of trust,… Continue reading Lawmakers Express Privacy Concerns About Facebook’s Libra

Tala CEO: How Facebook’s Libra Cryptocurrency Can Help Companies Scale

Tala CEO: How Facebook’s Libra Cryptocurrency Can Help Companies Scale

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Uber’s “Crypto” Libra Support Could Be The End of The Giant

Uber’s “Crypto” Libra Support Could Be The End of The Giant

Published: 19/06/2019 20:29 ET. Journalist: CCN Markets: There’s a lot of irony in Uber’s lack of crypto acceptance contrasted with its support of Facebook’s Libra project. The company will play a vital role in the early stages of the network, and presumably, it will be one of many vendors who accept the “crypto” out of the… Continue reading Uber’s “Crypto” Libra Support Could Be The End of The Giant

Tyler Winklevoss Bets Bitcoin Is Headed to $15,000 Once It Hits This Level

Tyler Winklevoss Bets Bitcoin Is Headed to $15,000 Once It Hits This Level

Published: 19/06/2019 19:40 ET. Journalist: CCN Markets: The bitcoin price is rising, and Tyler Winklevoss thinks it could see significant gains if it can break through the $10,000 point. The co-founder of the Gemini exchange posted on Twitter that if the world’s highest-valued cryptocurrency moves past that price, it could shoot further to reach $15,000.… Continue reading Tyler Winklevoss Bets Bitcoin Is Headed to $15,000 Once It Hits This Level

‘Facebook is already too big and too powerful’: Senate to dig into Libra, the tech giant’s new crypto project

‘Facebook is already too big and too powerful’: Senate to dig into Libra, the tech giant’s new crypto project

The US Senate Banking Committee plans to hold a hearing on Facebook’s newly announced Libra cryptocurrency project on July 16, Reuters reported.On Tuesday, Democratic Sen. Sherrod Brown of Ohio, the ranking member of the committee, responded to the announcement of Libra with concern: “Facebook is already too big and too powerful.”Facebook has ceded control of… Continue reading ‘Facebook is already too big and too powerful’: Senate to dig into Libra, the tech giant’s new crypto project

Facebook’s Libra Reveals Silicon Valley’s Naked Ambition

Facebook’s Libra Reveals Silicon Valley’s Naked Ambition

“Everybody needs money. That’s why they call it money!” And when you have more money than anyone could ever need, you call it Libra.Facebook on Tuesday introduced a comprehensive, borderless economic system for its platform, which is based on a new cryptocurrency, Libra. The company plans to sit ostentatiously on its hands when it comes… Continue reading Facebook’s Libra Reveals Silicon Valley’s Naked Ambition

Powell says Facebook discussed cryptocurrency plans with the Fed

Powell says Facebook discussed cryptocurrency plans with the Fed

This site uses cookies to enhance your reading experience. By using this site, you consent to our use of cookies.OkaySign up for a daily newsletter defining what matters in business and marketsStoriesFed Chairman Jerome Powell. Photo: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty ImagesFed Chairman Jerome Powell said on Wednesday that Facebook has discussed its plans for its Libra cryptocurrency… Continue reading Powell says Facebook discussed cryptocurrency plans with the Fed

Bitcoin Faces Technical Hurdle as Libra Steals Crypto Spotlight

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Analyst Says Bitcoin Could Hit $62K This Year Based on Technical Signals

Published: 19/06/2019 15:15 EST. Journalist: CCN Markets: Bitcoin is flying high in 2019. The price of the flagship cryptocurrency is now well past the $9,000 level. But there are quite a few analysts out there who believe that bitcoin’s meteoric rise isn’t over yet. Galaxy, a well-followed crypto handle on Twitter, predicts that the price… Continue reading Analyst Says Bitcoin Could Hit $62K This Year Based on Technical Signals

Suposto inventor da Bitcoin processa quem diz o contrário

Suposto inventor da Bitcoin processa quem diz o contrário

(Bloomberg) — Em uma conferência sobre moedas digitais, raramente uma sessão de perguntas e respostas do público inclui uma pergunta tão incendiária como: “Por que essa fraude teve permissão de falar nesta conferência?” Mas foi assim que uma discussão sobre a Bitcoin terminou no ano passado em Seul. A suposta fraude chama-se Craig Wright, um… Continue reading Suposto inventor da Bitcoin processa quem diz o contrário

Daily Crunch: A closer look Facebook and Libra

Daily Crunch: A closer look Facebook and Libra

The Daily Crunch is TechCrunch’s roundup of our biggest and most important stories. If you’d like to get this delivered to your inbox every day at around 9am Pacific, you can subscribe here. 1. Libra currently looks more like a fiat currency than a cryptocurrency Facebook unveiled a cryptocurrency called Libra yesterday. Romain Dillet looks… Continue reading Daily Crunch: A closer look Facebook and Libra

Maxine Waters Looks to Stall Facebook on Libra, Zuck Wins Regardless

Maxine Waters Looks to Stall Facebook on Libra, Zuck Wins Regardless

Published: 19/06/2019 14:10 EST. Journalist: CCN Markets: House Financial Services Committee Chairperson Maxine Waters (D-Calif.) requested that Facebook hold off on developing its crypto, which is named Libra. Facebook Request Cuts Both Ways There are two ways to examine Rep. Waters’ request. First, it’s a good thing for cryptocurrency whether Facebook honors her request or… Continue reading Maxine Waters Looks to Stall Facebook on Libra, Zuck Wins Regardless

Chinese Tech Moguls Cite Regulation as Chief Crypto Concern

Chinese Tech Moguls Cite Regulation as Chief Crypto Concern

Published: 19/06/2019 13:35 EST. Journalist: CCN Markets: The China Ledger quoted Pony Ma (Ma Huateng) as saying that blockchain technology is mature, but regulation needs to allow for it. Binance CEO Changepeng Zhao took the opportunity to expand on the idea including the government’s role in crypto. Tech Giants Should Be Encouraged to Build on… Continue reading Chinese Tech Moguls Cite Regulation as Chief Crypto Concern

Calibra wallet won’t launch in Facebook’s biggest market

Calibra wallet won’t launch in Facebook’s biggest market

Facebook unveiled its audacious Libra cryptocurrency and Calibra digital wallet on Tuesday through which it plans to transform financial services across the globe. The social juggernaut made clear of its ambitions when it said that it wishes to empower more than 1.7 billion people around the world who currently do not have a bank account.… Continue reading Calibra wallet won’t launch in Facebook’s biggest market

Facebook’s Sandberg Says Libra Coin Is a ‘Long Way From Launch’

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Libra Testnet Reveals Sneak Peek at the Facebook Crypto Future

Libra Testnet Reveals Sneak Peek at the Facebook Crypto Future

Published: 19/06/2019 12:39 EST. Journalist: CCN Markets: Leave it to Facebook to announce a blockchain project – Libra – and launch a complete blockchain with a new programming language in months. Libra, Not GlobalCoin Previously, we understood that Facebook was launching “GlobalCoin.” Instead, they’re launching Libra. As stablecoins go, people will now have a choice… Continue reading Libra Testnet Reveals Sneak Peek at the Facebook Crypto Future

Amazon is selling two new books supposedly authored by ‘Satoshi Nakamoto’

Amazon is selling two new books supposedly authored by ‘Satoshi Nakamoto’

Everyone in the world of cryptocurrency knows the name Satoshi Nakamoto, the pseudonymous creator of Bitcoin and author of its eponymous white paper. If you believe everything you see on the internet, it might seem as if Nakamoto is not yet done with their writing exploits. Over the past few weeks, two books allegedly written… Continue reading Amazon is selling two new books supposedly authored by ‘Satoshi Nakamoto’