Facebook to Unveil ‘Libra Association’ and Launch Testnet Next Week: Report

Social media giant Facebook will unveil the Libra Association, which will operate its bespoke cryptocurrency Libra, on June 18, cryptocurrency news outlet The Block reported on June 14.Per the report,...

Report: Facebook Secures Support From Dozens of New Firms for Its Crypto Project

Social media platform Facebook has reportedly secured support from dozens of players in the cryptocurrency and blockchain sector for its forthcoming digital currency. The overall roster was announced by technology-focused...

FT: Facebook Hires Standard Chartered Bank’s Head of Public Affairs for Crypto Project

Facebook has reportedly hired Standard Chartered Bank’s head of public affairs Ed Bowles for its cryptocurrency project, the Financial Times reports on June 14.Per the report, Facebook hired the senior...

Europol Reveals Gamified Coin Tracing Training for Law Enforcement at Crypto Conference

Europol — the law enforcement agency of the European Union — is hosting its sixth cryptocurrency conference, with over 300 crypto experts from law enforcement and the private sector reportedly...

Crypto Markets Trade Sideways, Major Stock Indexes Close With Minor Gains

Thursday, June 13 — Top cryptocurrencies bitcoin (BTC), ether (ETH), and ripple (XRP) are all still in the green, seeing minor gains since yesterday. The market as a whole is...

Project Libra: What We Know About Facebook’s Forthcoming Cryptocurrency

Over the past few months, it appeared that Telegram has been comfortably leading the clandestine race between major social platforms that have been quietly working on their native crypto tokens,...

Kraken Paid 250 Salaries to Staff in Bitcoin Last Month, Exchange Tells Critic

Kraken paid 250 salaries to staff in bitcoin (BTC) last month, the crypto exchange revealed in a tweet on May 23.The firm was responding to Peter Schiff, the CEO of Euro Pacific...

Morgan Creek CEO Says Every Investor Should Hold Some Bitcoin

CEO of Morgan Creek Capital Mark Yusko says bitcoin (BTC) should be in every investor’s portfolio in an interview with CNBC on May 22.Yusko remarked that he thinks BTC investments...

Coinbase Now Supports Another Stablecoin, MakerDAO’s Dai

Major cryptocurrency platform Coinbase now supports stablecoin Dai (DAI), according to an official press release on May 23.Coinbase says that the token can be purchased and sold, sent and received,...

Report: Dutch Bank Rabobank Cancels Development of ‘Rabobit’ Crypto Wallet

Dutch bank Rabobank has reportedly canceled its plans to develop a cryptocurrency wallet, technology news outlet The Next Web states on May 23.As Cointelegraph reported, the bank had announced a...

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Decentralized Identity: How Microsoft (and Others) Plan to Empower Users to...

Microsoft, one of the world's largest software makers by revenue, is currently on a blockchain streak. This time, Microsoft presented a vast blockchain-related...