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Libra Association Vice Chairman Bashes Bitcoin at CES 2020

This year’s Consumer Electronics Show (CES) saw one of its speakers, Libra Association’s Dante Disparte, talk against Bitcoin, claiming that it is not a means of payment...

Ali | 2 weeks ago
What’s Going to Happen with Bitcoin in India in 2020?
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What’s Going to Happen with Bitcoin in India in 2020?

Last year was pretty dismal for the bitcoin and crypto industry in India. Regulatory procrastination and a negative outlook from politicians have stifled the ecosystem and innovation...

Martin Young | 2 weeks ago
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Libra Prepares New 2.0 Roadmap for 2020 Launch

Despite regulatory uncertainty, the developers of Facebook’s Libra project continue forward. Recently, the Libra team released its second Roadmap, with points preparing for mainnet...

Christine Vasileva | 1 month ago
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BigTech Companies See Bitcoin Technology as Empowering

Social media giants are no longer opposing the power of decentralization and bitcoin technology. Instead, they are embracing it to solve the problems of a centralized Internet and put...

Julio Gil-Pulgar | 1 month ago
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Nobel Winner-Backed Saga Launches Libra-Like Global Coin

London-based blockchain firm Saga announced the launch of its Saga token (SGA). The digital unit represents a global currency that complies with regulators’ requirements. Saga...

Anatol Antonovici | 1 month ago
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Trusted Third Parties Should Issue Stablecoins, Not Facebook

eToro believes the key to success for Facebook’s Libra is in partnering with authorised partners. If Facebook’s Libra project is to succeed it should use stablecoins issued by...

Bitcoinist | 2 months ago
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Anonymity in China’s Crypto Yuan is Bad News for US Lawmakers

While the US drags its regulatory feet and gets bamboozled by bureaucracy, China forges ahead and could launch its own digital currency within a few months. Crypto Yuan Nearing...

Martin Young | 2 months ago
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Bitcoin Not a Currency According to Facebook’s Libra Lead

David Marcus, head of Facebook’s Libra project, doesn’t see Bitcoin as a form of currency, stating that it’s digital gold. Bitcoin Not a Medium of Exchange Marcus was...

Rebecca Campbell | 3 months ago
Russia to Ban Facebook is US Blocks Libra Cryptocurrency
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Russia to Ban Facebook if US Blocks Libra Cryptocurrency

A Russian government official says the nation will ban Facebook if the US decides to block the company’s Libra cryptocurrency. Putin Aide: Ask US About Libra Speaking to...

Anja van Oosterhout | 3 months ago
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Libra Roundup: G7 Voice Concerns, Senator Adds Support, New Study...

Today, G7 countries have documented their concerns about the impact of stablecoins on the global monetary system, US Senator Michael Rounds has offered fresh words of support, and a...

Anatol Antonovici | 3 months ago
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Facebook Seeking Central Bank Boss to Manage Libra?

Facebook appears to be unfazed by the unrelenting criticism and pressure that is piling on to its crypto domination aspirations. As the US Treasury Secretary waded in with more...

Martin Young | 3 months ago
Facebook Libra Under Fire From G7 Taskforce
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Facebook’s Libra Under New Fire From G7 Taskforce

Facebook’s proposed Libra ‘cryptocurrency’ has run into further resistance, this time from a G7 taskforce. The group issued a report stating that ‘global...

Emilio Janus | 3 months ago