libra

Why each Libra member’s mutiny hurts Facebook

Why each Libra member’s mutiny hurts Facebook

There’s a strategic cost to the defection of Visa, Stripe, eBay, and more from the Facebook -led cryptocurrency Libra Association . They’re not just names dropping off a list. Each potentially made
Visa, Mastercard, Stripe, and eBay all quit Facebook’s Libra in one day

Visa, Mastercard, Stripe, and eBay all quit Facebook’s Libra in one day

Libra has faced hostile reactions from policymakers.
eBay, Stripe, Mastercard, and Visa leave Facebook’s Libra Association

eBay, Stripe, Mastercard, and Visa leave Facebook’s Libra Association

Facebook's global digital currency Libra has suffered severe setbacks as eBay, Stripe, Mastercard, Visa, and Mercado Pago quit the project.
Facebook’s Libra In Trouble As More Companies Withdraw Their Support

Facebook’s Libra In Trouble As More Companies Withdraw Their Support

Last week, it was reported that Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency lost one of the companies that initially supported it. This came in the form . However, it seems that Libra could be in serious trouble
Libra's Ship Is Sinking as Multiple Major Partners Abandon Facebook's Troubled Cryptocurrency

Libra's Ship Is Sinking as Multiple Major Partners Abandon Facebook's Troubled Cryptocurrency

Following the departure of PayPal from Facebook’s Libra project—a cryptocurrency that promises to “reinvent money” and “transform the global economy”—a new wave of departures has rocked the platform

Cryptocurrency’s bad day continues as the SEC blocks Telegram’s $1.7 billion planned token sale

Cryptocurrency’s bad news day continues to get worse as the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has said it has filed an emergency action and received a restraining order for the $1.7 billion
Support for Facebook's cryptocurrency is already falling apart

Support for Facebook's cryptocurrency is already falling apart

Libra suffered another major setback as four more early backers announced they were ending their involvement with the Facebook-created Libra Association. Visa, eBay, Mastercard, and payments processor
Facebook’s crypto project is falling apart before our eyes

Facebook’s crypto project is falling apart before our eyes

PayPal, eBay, and Stripe are out. MasterCard, too.

Visa, Mastercard, eBay, Stripe Follow PayPal in Quitting Facebook’s Libra Project

Visa, Mastercard, eBay, Stripe, Mercado Pago and PayPal have all withdrawn from the Libra Association now.

eBay, Visa and Mastercard pull out of Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency

Stripe and eBay have followed PayPal in backing out of Facebook's cryptocurrency, Libra. They confirmed to the Financial Times that they would pull their support, while Mastercard and Visa have also

Facebook’s Calibra Sued by Mobile Banking App Over Similar Logos

The complaint alleges the Calibra logo is too similar to Current’s, which the fintech firm has been using since August 2016.

‘Members’ of OpenLibra Disavow Project Days After Its Devcon Unveiling

The creator of an "open" alternative to Facebook's Libra stablecoin misrepresented which parties are involved in the project, CoinDesk has learned.
Daily Horoscopes: October 11, 2019

Daily Horoscopes: October 11, 2019

The moon is in Pisces today.
Digital Trends Live: Libra goes to Congress, the Pixel Watch may be coming

Digital Trends Live: Libra goes to Congress, the Pixel Watch may be coming

On this episode of Digital Trends Live, we dig into the biggest tech topics of the day, including Libra goes to Congress, the Google Pixel Watch, Apple caves to China, an affordable robotic arm, and

Facebook’s Precarious Libra Project Is Losing Friends Left and Right

After repeated regulatory pushback, Facebook's Libra Association is losing key members.
For once, Facebook is the underdog as Libra skepticism mounts

For once, Facebook is the underdog as Libra skepticism mounts

CEO Mark Zuckerberg will testify about Facebook's crypto aspirations before the House Financial Services Committee later this month.
Daily Horoscopes: October 10, 2019

Daily Horoscopes: October 10, 2019

The moon is in Pisces today.
Get your popcorn ready. Zuckerberg is set to testify before Congress again

Get your popcorn ready. Zuckerberg is set to testify before Congress again

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will be back in Washington D.C. to testify before Congress, this time for the platform’s Libra cryptocurrency. Zuckerberg will testify as the sole witness.
Senators Warn Visa, Mastercard to Think Twice About Joining Facebook's Cryptocurrency Scheme

Senators Warn Visa, Mastercard to Think Twice About Joining Facebook's Cryptocurrency Scheme

As anxieties mount over Facebook’s plan to launch a cryptocurrency called Libra, Capitol Hill lawmakers are facing increasing pressure to intercede. This week, that intervention has taken the form of

Congress will grill Mark Zuckerberg over Libra October 23rd

Mark Zuckerberg will be under the spotlight of regulators once again when Facebook's CEO testifies before the Financial Services Committee this month. The congressional panel is set to grill him