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PayPal Bails on Facebook

PayPal Bails on Facebook PayPal Holdings Inc. pulled out of the Libra Association, a blow to Facebook Inc.’s efforts to develop a digital currency. “PayPal has made the decision to forgo further participation in the Libra Association […]

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NBA Blockchain & Crypto

NBA Blockchain & Crypto NBA Blockchain & Crypto: Cryptocurrency and blockchain technology continue to grow their influence in the league. Last week, the Dallas Mavericks became the second team in the NBA to accept Bitcoin as […]

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Facebook a Bank? Congress Investigating Crypto Emergence

Facebook a Bank? Congress Investigating Crypto Emergence   Facebook a Bank? Congress Investigating Crypto Emergence Derived from an Article: By Kurt Wagner and Julie VerhageWith assistance by Austin Weinstein, Benjamin Bain, and Robert Schmidt Facebook a […]

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Facebook’s Blockchain Team Has Mini-PayPal Mafia

Facebook’s Blockchain Team Has Mini-PayPal Mafia Facebook’s Blockchain Team Has Mini-PayPal Mafia: The inner workings of Facebook Inc.’s blockchain team are still shrouded in secrecy, but it’s staffing up, according to people familiar with the […]

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Crypto Didn’t Kill Venture Capital

  Jon Russell@jonrussell    Last year, $7 billion followed into ICOs. Combined with 2018, the cryptocurrency-based funding mechanism is estimated to account for $20 billion. ICOs threatened to disrupt venture capital more widely across the […]

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Facebook to Create Stablecoin

Facebook looks to be jumping on the blockchain wagon with plans to introduce its own stablecoin, according to a report from Bloomberg. The social network company — under fire for a seemingly constant stream of privacy […]

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Scamming BTC by Terror

Scamming BTC by Terror? A new scam is making the rounds that promises to disrupt countless offices and schools. The scam is simple: the scammers send an email threatening to detonate a bomb if they don’t get a certain amount of Bitcoin  […]

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Crypto Winter

Crypto Winter Jon Evans@rezendi /   Well, it was surreal while it lasted, by which I mean the 2017-18 cryptocurrency bubble. For a while there, Coinbase was #1 in the App Store, Bitcoin was above $10K, and […]