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US lawmakers are demanding scrutiny — and even a freeze — of Facebook’s cryptocurrency project

Facebook announced Libra, its digital currency, on Tuesday — and the pushback has already begun.

Facebook just took the wraps off Libra, a new cryptocurrency that will let anyone in the world pay with their smartphone

Facebook is embarking on a wildly ambitious project to build a new global financial infrastructure — and Uber, Spotify, and PayPal are involved.

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Nearly 60,000 people have already signed up for an international scavenger hunt for a $1 million bitcoin prize

The first team to solve at least 400 clues will have enough key fragments to access the game's digital bitcoin wallet containing the $1 million prize.
Facebook's blockchain boss, David Marcus.

Facebook is loosening its ban on crypto ads as rumors swirl about its blockchain project

The social network will no longer require pre-approval for blockchain-related ads — but ICOs are still banned.

Charlie Munger jokes about bitcoin, saying cryptocurrency fans ‘celebrate the life and work of Judas Iscariot’

Charlie Munger continued his rant against the investment prospects of bitcoin.
We can expect a lot of crypto-infrastructure-building activity in 2019.

A crypto manager lays out the market improvements to the currency and says 2019 will be a year to watch

Investors have begun aggressively investing in crypto market infrastructure — and the pace of market development is compounding rapidly.
Fans of YouTuber Philip DeFranco were scammed by someone impersonating the internet celebrity.

The 11 most sophisticated online scams right now that the average person falls for

Elaborate online scams are circulating the internet right now, from the front page of YouTube to right in your inbox.

IBM just launched World Wire, a blockchain network for global payments – and it’s already in 72 countries

World Wire already has enabled payment locations in 72 countries, with 48 currencies and 46 banking endpoints.

‘The bigger mystery is why anyone trusted Quadriga in the first place’: The story of the CEO who died with the passwords to $190 million o...

The missing funds and circumstances of the CEO's death have led to theories he faked his death in a scam. Then there was the odd way he ran the firm.