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Top VC goes “super long” on Facebook’s Libra crypto after this partner joined the network
Facebook’s crypto initiative – dubbed Libra – captured the attention of the world last year, with a plethora of prominent companies signing on to be part of the “Libra Association.” The massive launch of this initiative unsurprisingly drew the ire of government officials, including the United States President and top Congressional leaders, who all noted that […]
Libra scammers are promoting fake ICO on Twitter
A Libra scam has appeared on Twitter to conduct a fake initial coin offering (ICO) of its coin LIBT.
Billionaire Michael Novogratz weighs in on Facebook’s Libra and Bitcoin
In a recent interview with CNBC’s “Squawk Box,” CEO at Galaxy Digital Michael Novogratz stated that Facebook could have taken a different approach when it announced the creation of Libra.
Congressman says XRP, ETH, and BTC are actual cryptocurrencies, not Libra
At Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s Senate testimony, Republican congressman Ted Budd of North Carolina said that Bitcoin, Ethereum, and XRP are actual cryptocurrencies, while Libra isn’t.
Congress grills Zuckerberg on everything from Libra to hate speech on Facebook
Mark Zuckerberg, the founder and CEO of Facebook, has testified before the United States House Financial Services Committee, where Congress members have raised their concerns about the company’s past and future dealings.
Is decentralization the future of social media monetization?
Two weeks ago, it was announced that IOV Labs, the parent company of smart contract platform RSK, has acquired Latin American social media network, Taringa.
21 remaining firms become official Libra members after Visa, Stripe, PayPal, and others pull out
The head of Libra, Facebook’s controversial cryptocurrency initiative, has stated the project will continue to develop its planned “new global currency” despite having lost a quarter of its backers, including Stripe, Visa, PayPal, and Mastercard.