Trump says Facebook’s Libra currency has ‘little standing or dependability’ – CNET

Tech Industry Trump blasts Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency, says USA only has ‘one real currency’ The US president does not believe in Facebook’s new cryptocurrency. By Daniel Van Boom July 11, 2019 5:38 PM PDT US President Donald Trump tweeted about Facebook’s Libra, as well as other cryptocurrencies, on Thursday night. Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images In June,

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Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency could be banned in India – CNET

Mobile Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency could be banned in India The Indian government has joined the Libra pushback, a report says. By Corinne Reichert July 8, 2019 3:25 PM PDT The founding partners of the Libra Association include Mastercard and Visa. Facebook Facebook’s newly announced cryptocurrency Libra is facing more pushback, this time reportedly from the

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US isn’t ready for Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency, critics argue – CNET

Mobile US isn’t ready for Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency, critics argue More than 30 groups urge Congress to intervene. By Carrie Mihalcik July 2, 2019 8:53 AM PDT Libra is expected to debut in the first half of 2020. Nasir Kachroo/NurPhoto via Getty Images Facebook’s recently unveiled Libra cryptocurrency is facing pushback from groups concerned by

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Mark Zuckerberg defends Facebook’s decision to keep up doctored Pelosi video – CNET

Politics Mark Zuckerberg defends Facebook’s decision to keep up doctored Pelosi video Zuckerberg acknowledges, though, that Facebook could have acted quicker to stop the video from spreading. By Queenie Wong June 26, 2019 3:52 PM PDT Facebook CEO and co-founder Mark Zuckerberg. James Martin/CNET Facebook CEO and co-founder Mark Zuckerberg said Wednesday that the social

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Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency reportedly boasts big-name backers – CNET

Internet Services Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency reportedly boasts big-name backers It’s got support from Visa, Mastercard, Uber and PayPal and could be announced as soon as next week, according to The Wall Street Journal. By Katie Collins June 14, 2019 11:22 AM PDT A Facebook cryptocurrency called Libra may be unveiled soon.  Nasir Kachroo/NurPhoto via Getty

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Facebook’s banned research app collected data on almost 200K users, report says – CNET

Mobile Facebook’s banned research app collected data on almost 200K users, report says The app paid users, including teens, $20 a month to give Facebook access to how they use their phones. By Shelby Brown June 13, 2019 9:20 AM PDT Facebook’s now-banned research app collected data from thousands. Graphic by Pixabay/Illustration by CNET It

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