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Barclays: Facebook’s Cryptocurrency Could Generate $19 Billion...

British multinational investment bank Barclays sees some serious upside for social media giant Facebook’s cryptocurrency. The bank forecasts a whopping $19 billion in additional...

Georgi Georgiev | Mar 12, 2019 | 13:00
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Altcoins

No, Facebook’s ‘FaceCoin’ Will Be Nothing Like...

Facebook, Telegram, and Signal are reportedly planning to mint their own digital coins for their platform. But their centralized nature means that they won’t be...

Julio Gil-Pulgar | Mar 01, 2019 | 21:00
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Emerging Markets

Facebook May Be Eying ‘FaceCoin’ as It Expands Its...

Social media giant Facebook is looking to expand its blockchain team. Could ‘FaceCoin’ follow JPMorgan’s recently unveiled JPM Coin as companies vie for the prized...

Georgi Georgiev | Feb 20, 2019 | 21:00
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Facebook Moves Closer to ‘FaceCoin’ Acquiring Its First...

Social media mogul Facebook has made an advance in its blockchain effort by hiring a blockchain startup specializing in smart contracts and facilitating payments.  Facebook...

Georgi Georgiev | Feb 05, 2019 | 04:30
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Apple Loses Almost As Much As Bitcoin’s Entire Market Cap in...

Apple stock (APPL) has seen upwards of $60 billion erased from its valuation, an amount close to Bitcoin’s entire market capitalization, suggesting that Bitcoin and...

Georgi Georgiev | Jan 04, 2019 | 11:00
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Facebook Wants to Mint Its Own Stablecoin for WhatsApp

Facebook, the world’s largest social media website has been reportedly working on a stablecoin to allow WhatsApp users to transfer money. The company’s initial focus is...

Georgi Georgiev | Dec 21, 2018 | 05:00
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Markets and Prices

FAANG Stocks Lose Over $1 Trillion – More Than All...

Facebook, Amazon, Apple, Netflix, and Google stocks have together shed over $1 trillion in market capitalization from their all-time highs, marking an even bigger loss in dollar value...

Allen Scott | Dec 16, 2018 | 11:00
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Op-Ed

A Few Lessons From Facebook On Blockchain Mass Adoption

Chris Hughes became super wealthy thanks to his Facebook stock. Now, this entrepreneur from Silicon Valley wants to restore the middle class, and believes this can be done through his...

Bitcoinist | Nov 09, 2018 | 21:00
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Blockchain

It’s Time Facebook Protected User Security with Blockchain Tech

On September 25th, Facebook reported a security issue that affected almost 50 million users. Hopefully, this security breach will drive Facebook management to accelerate its efforts to...

Julio Gil-Pulgar | Sep 30, 2018 | 00:00
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Blockchain Platform Allows any Phone-owner to Sell Content

Blockchain-based media platform Snapparazzi released the public prototype example of its eponymous blockchain-based content platform just yesterday, and it appears to post a...

Bitcoinist | Sep 18, 2018 | 21:00
Facebook Interest in Blockchain Tech Gaining Momentum Amid David Marcus Coinbase Resignation
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Facebook Interest in Blockchain Tech Gaining Momentum Amid David...

David Marcus of the Facebook blockchain research team announced today that he is removing himself from Coinbase’s board of directors. This is in order to avoid any conflict of...

Danny Scopelliti | Aug 10, 2018 | 17:00
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Google, Facebook Ad Ban Reversal Fuels Coinbase Acquisition Rumors

Google and Facebook appear to have cemented their promise to reverse a blanket ban on cryptocurrency advertising as Coinbase begins publicity moves. Coinbase ‘Whitelisted’...

Wilma Woo | Jul 23, 2018 | 12:30

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