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Facebook Has Yet to Answer US Lawmakers’ Questions About Libra Crypto

Tue, 06/18/2019 - 12:00
Facebook is still working on its responses to the U.S. Senate Banking Committee's questions about the Libra coin.

Facebook’s New Crypto Faces Scrutiny From European Authorities

Tue, 06/18/2019 - 11:15
“It is out of question’’ that Facebook's Libra be allowed to “become a sovereign currency,” says France's finance minister.

Facebook’s Cryptocurrency Wants to Take on Banks, Not Bitcoin

Tue, 06/18/2019 - 10:30
If bitcoin doesn't need to worry about competition from Facebook. Who does? You've guessed it, the banks.

Binance to Launch Bitcoin-Pegged Token on Its Own Blockchain

Tue, 06/18/2019 - 09:30
Binance will issue a number of tokens pegged to leading cryptocurrencies on Binance Chain to boost the number of trading options on its platform.

Crypto App, Debit Card 2Gether Adds Dash to Roster of 9 Tokens

Tue, 06/18/2019 - 09:00
2gether, a European payment app allowing users to spend crypto via a Visa debit card, is adding dash to its list of nine supported coins.

70% of Crypto Exchanges Have Complied With CoinMarketCap’s Transparency Initiative

Tue, 06/18/2019 - 08:30
Crypto data provider CoinMarketCap says most listed exchanges have complied with its transparency-boosting mandatory data requests.

Microsoft, Salesforce Join Hyperledger Enterprise Blockchain Consortium

Tue, 06/18/2019 - 08:00
Microsoft and Salesforce have joined Hyperledger, lending their enterprise software heft to the DLT consortium.

IBM Unveils Upgraded 2.0 Version of Enterprise Blockchain

Tue, 06/18/2019 - 08:00
The IBM Blockchain Platform has just been revamped, adding flexibility for deployment in different environments and new tools.

Bitcoin Price Trades Flat on Facebook Libra Blockchain Launch

Tue, 06/18/2019 - 07:00
Bitcoin is struggling to gather upside traction following Facebook's official announcement of its Libra cryptocurrency project.

Libra White Paper Shows How Facebook Borrowed From Bitcoin and Ethereum

Tue, 06/18/2019 - 06:00
Cryptocurrency, at scale. That's Facebook's vision as laid out in the long-awaited, just-released Libra white paper.

There’s a Second Token: A Breakdown of Facebook’s Blockchain Economy

Tue, 06/18/2019 - 05:00
In addition to the Libra coin, Facebook's newly unveiled crypto project also involves a "Libra investment token."

Facebook Unveils Libra Cryptocurrency, Targeting 1.7 Billion Unbanked

Tue, 06/18/2019 - 05:00
Facebook's newly unveiled Libra blockchain is tackling remittances at first, but it could have a much broader impact.

Facebook’s Libra Cryptocurrency: A Technical Deep Dive

Tue, 06/18/2019 - 05:00
Technical details of Facebook's Libra blockchain were published Tuesday in a white paper by the Libra Foundation. Here's what stands out.

Private Blockchain’s Biggest Startups Integrate in Unprecedented Tie-Up

Tue, 06/18/2019 - 03:00
A historic change in strategy is taking place at R3 and Digital Asset (DA), who are now collaborating to maximize their respective blockchain ecosystems.

Bitcoin Is Hedge Against Global Liquidity Crises: Grayscale Study

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 21:05
Bitcoin has a distinct set of properties unlike any other asset, argues the world's largest cryptocurrency asset manager.

Brazilian Financial Authorities Announce Regulatory Sandbox For Blockchain

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 18:30
“This initiative is an answer to great transformation”, the regulators said.

Ripple Could Invest Up to $50 Million in MoneyGram in XRP Boosting Deal

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 17:21
Money transfer giant MoneyGram will use Ripple's xRapid and the XRP cryptocurrency to settle cross-border transactions as part of a new partnership.

Tendermint Says Last Month’s Cosmos Vulnerability Exposed Security Loophole

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 13:33
Tendermint, the firm behind the core technology of Cosmos, has released a full disclosure about a past vulnerability in the Cosmos SDK.

Algorand, a Dapp Analytics Suite, Goes Open Source

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 12:00
The Flipside Crypto partnership will provide a free user engagement analytics suite.

Nouriel Roubini Says Facebook’s GlobalCoin Has ‘Nothing to Do With Crypto’

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 10:00
Noted economist Nouriel Roubini has said Facebook's soon-to-be unveiled cryptocurrency is not really crypto or blockchain.