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Fed Governor Brainard Identifies Libra Threat, Says Regulatory Hurdles Abound

Federal Reserve governor Lael Brainard delivered a sharp critique of Libra, which would need to resolve many regulatory hurdles before going live.
Libra is down but not out after defections

Libra is down but not out after defections

7 companies abandoned the Libra Association over the last few days to protect their reputations and their commercial interests. But they may be back.
Daily Horoscopes: October 17, 2019

Daily Horoscopes: October 17, 2019

The moon is in Gemini today.

Libra redesigns its iPad Pro keyboard to avoid Brydge lawsuit

Libra is redesigning its iPad Pro keyboard with touchpad to avoid a recent lawsuit from Brydge. The keyboard’s creator, Sentis, has publicly apologized to Brydge. But after reviewing mockups of the

Libra Plays Down Troubles, Anticipates 100 Members by Launch

The Libra Association has said the project is undeterred by recent setbacks and expects to sign up 100 partners before it goes live.
Daily Horoscopes: October 16, 2019

Daily Horoscopes: October 16, 2019

The moon enters Gemini today.

Facebook’s Libra Isn’t Fading Away Just Yet—Data Sheet

This is your Data Sheet for Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Facebook’s Libra Isn’t Fading Away Just Yet—Data Sheet

This is your Data Sheet for Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Libra Is ‘Catalytic Event’ for Central Banks, Says Head of Sweden’s Riksbank

Libra, says Stefan Ingves, is forcing central banks to re-consider their primary product: money.
Facebook launches Libra Association—and says 180 companies could join

Facebook launches Libra Association—and says 180 companies could join

Twenty-one organizations formally became Libra members on Monday.
Bruised and battered, Libra trudges on

Bruised and battered, Libra trudges on

The Libra Association has had its inaugural meeting — though it was quite a bit different than . On Monday, representatives from 21 companies and organizations met in Geneva to sign the Libra
Facebook’s Libra shrugs off defections as it announces 5-member board

Facebook’s Libra shrugs off defections as it announces 5-member board

Backers of Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency project pledged to forge ahead after selecting a five-member board, shrugging off the latest member defections.
Coinbase CEO calls Libra scrutiny 'un-American'

Coinbase CEO calls Libra scrutiny 'un-American'

Elected officials are worried about Facebook's proposed Libra cryptocurrency, and Brian Armstrong thinks that's downright un-American. The Coinbase CEO expressed his frustration with senators Brian

Facebook's Libra loses one more member as its council becomes official

Facebook couldn't avoid losing another Libra Association member before it formalized the cryptocurrency's council. Booking Holding, the company behind Booking.com, Kayak and Priceline, has withdrawn
Daily Horoscopes: October 15, 2019

Daily Horoscopes: October 15, 2019

The moon is in Taurus today.

Facebook-Led Libra Forms Governing Council After Big-Name Departures

At a charter signing in Geneva on Monday, the Libra Association locked in 21 members of its governing council.
Libra claims 180 potential replacements for 7 mutineers

Libra claims 180 potential replacements for 7 mutineers

Attempting to signal its popularity despite high-profile defections from Visa, Stripe and more, the Facebook-led cryptocurrency Libra Association announced that 1,500 organizations have expressed
Facebook’s Libra gets more resistance from finance leaders

Facebook’s Libra gets more resistance from finance leaders

Facebook is meeting even more resistance against its Libra cryptocurrency as financial officials with some of the world's biggest governments are expected this week to say Libra can't be allowed to go
Booking Holdings Drops Out of Facebook’s Libra Cryptocurrency Initiative

Booking Holdings Drops Out of Facebook’s Libra Cryptocurrency Initiative

The Libra cryptocurrency program is falling apart following regulatory pushback. Booking Holdings likely didn't want the hassle of being associated with such a controversial initiative, which may not
Daily Horoscopes: October 14, 2019

Daily Horoscopes: October 14, 2019

The moon enters Taurus today.