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Everyone Wants Facebook’s Libra to Be Regulated. But How?

Everyone from President Trump to Representative Maxine Waters (D-California) says Libra, Facebook's planned cryptocurrency, should be heavily regulated. But nobody seems to know howincluding Facebook. Gregory Barber covers cryptocurrency, blockchain, and art…

CNBC’s Joe Kernen Wins Over Crypto Millennials by Bashing Facebook’s Libra

By CCN Markets: Bitcoin’s resurrection this year is making believers of even the staunchest of anti-crypto personalities. Joe Kernen of CNBC, who has previously likened bitcoin to Tulip Mania, appears to have finally bought into the blockchain value argument. In a move that that has unanimously won over millennials Crypto Twitter, he also ripped Facebook’s…

Bitcoin Basher Nouriel Roubini Labels Facebook’s Libra a ‘Monopoly Scam’

Published: 18/06/2019 11:05 EST. Journalist: By CCN Markets: Avowed Bitcoin critic Nouriel ‘Dr. Doom’ Roubini has found another target – Facebook’s upcoming cryptocurrency Libra, on the day of its announcement. According to the New York University economics professor, Libra is ‘blockchain in name only’. Roubini: Libra is just another profit driver for Facebook Further, Roubini…

‘A Very Expensive Failure’: #Blockchain Experts Slam Facebook’s Libra Cryptocurrency

Published: 19/06/2019 08:33 EST. Journalist: By CCN Markets: A lot has already been said about Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency and its ambition to disrupt the finance world. But what about the blockchain technology that powers it? Blockchain experts have poured over the technical documents and played with the Libra protocol testnet. Suffice to say, they’re not…

Circle CEO: Zuckerberg Is ‘Betting on Decentralization’ With Facebook’s Libra

It comes as no surprise that Facebook’s new cryptocurrency Libra is causing a stirespecially with increasing privacy concerns and government scrutiny of the company. While politicians in Washington and Europe alike expressed concerns over the prospective dig…