WATCH: Investor Nisa Amoils Expects Libra to Reduce Regulatory Risk – CoinDesk

Like so many other crypto thinkers, venture capitalist Nisa Amoils feels Facebook’s Libra is a 100-ton payments elephant in the...

US Libra Hearings Day 1: Lawmakers Finding It Hard to Trust Facebook

The United States’ Senate Banking Committee raised a wave of skepticism over Facebook’s crypto project Libra during the first day of testimony on July 16.The new hearing, called “Examining Facebook's...

Billionaire Mark Cuban Says Facebook’s Libra a Big Mistake

Dallas Mavericks basketball team owner and billionaire entrepreneur Mark Cuban defined Facebook’s Libra stablecoin a big mistake in an interview with CNBC published on July 12.During his interview, Cuban commented...

‘Google Coin’ Within 2 Years as FANGs Will Go Crypto, Say Winklevoss

Digital currency will form part of all four FANG companies’ offerings by 2021, Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss told CNBC in a new interview on July 9.Speaking about Facebook Libra, the...

Pariahs of Silicon Valley: How Ben Mezrich Writes About the Winklevoss Twins

This article has been updated on June 22 to correct that the company started by the Winklevoss twins is called Gemini Trust LLC rather than Gemini Capital, that it does...

Examining Facebook’s Claim Its Crypto Is for the Unbanked – CoinDesk

Daniel Evans is part of the team that started the Gibraltar Stock Exchange (GSX), which is now open for...

Amazon Pay VP Says No Current Plans to Create Crypto: ‘We Don’t Deal in...

Amazon would only consider discussing the creation of its own cryptocurrency like Facebook’s Libra in several years’ time, a senior executive said at a conference on June 10.Speaking at Fortune’s...

Will Facebook’s Libra Be an On-Ramp or Dead End for Crypto? – CoinDesk

Facebook’s announcement that it would create a stablecoin on a blockchain means more as a competitive answer to WeChat...

Facebook Unveils Libra Cryptocurrency, Targeting 1.7 Billion Unbanked – CoinDesk

You don’t have to have a Facebook account to use Libra. That’s the hands-off approach the social media giant is...

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,...