Facebook Libra cryptocurrency hearings with Congress Day 2: Watch here live – CNET

Politics Facebook Libra cryptocurrency hearings with Congress Day 2: Watch here live The internet giant will appear before the House Financial Services Committee Wednesday at 7 a.m. PT/10 a.m. ET. By Ian Sherr July 17, 2019 6:00 AM PDT Facebook has been beset by scandals for years, struggling with concerns over privacy, election interference and corporate

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Facebook Libra cryptocurrency hearings with Congress Day 2: How to watch – CNET

Politics Facebook Libra cryptocurrency hearings with Congress Day 2: How to watch The internet giant will appear before the House Financial Services Committee Wednesday at 7 a.m. PT/10 a.m. ET. By Ian Sherr July 16, 2019 3:40 PM PDT Facebook has been beset by scandals for years, struggling with concerns over privacy, election interference and corporate

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Facebook Libra cryptocurrency hearing highlights social network’s trust problems – CNET

Politics Facebook Libra cryptocurrency hearing highlights social network’s trust problems Some US lawmakers think Libra is a “bad idea.” By Queenie Wong July 16, 2019 10:32 AM PDT David Marcus, who leads Facebook’s blockchain efforts, testifies during a hearing before the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs. Getty Images US lawmakers on Tuesday

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Facebook Libra raises ‘very serious concerns,’ says Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin – CNET

Mobile Facebook Libra raises ‘very serious concerns,’ says Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin He isn’t comfortable with the company launching its own cryptocurrency. By Oscar Gonzalez July 15, 2019 12:51 PM PDT Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says the department has concerns over Facebook Libra. Getty Images Since it was announced in June, Facebook has received pushback

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Facebook won’t offer digital coin Libra until it receives ‘appropriate approvals’ – CNET

Mobile Facebook won’t offer digital coin Libra until it receives ‘appropriate approvals’ The head of the social network’s Calibra subsidiary says the new cryptocurrency is meant for payments, not investment. By Oscar Gonzalez July 15, 2019 12:59 PM PDT Facebook Libra still faces pushback from government officials.  Chesnot / Getty Images Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency won’t be

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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 Libra cryptocurrency a ‘serious concern’ for Federal Reserve, report says – CNET

Mobile Facebook Libra cryptocurrency a ‘serious concern’ for Federal Reserve, report says The US’ central bank is looking into Libra. By Corinne Reichert July 10, 2019 3:05 PM PDT Even more regulators are examining Facebook’s cryptocurrency, Libra. Omar Marques/Getty Images The US Federal Reserve System has added its voice to the chorus of doubts raised

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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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Facebook: Libra cryptocurrency project isn’t only about the social network – CNET

Mobile Facebook: Libra cryptocurrency project isn’t only about the social network Facebook has been under pressure to pause its cryptocurrency project. By Queenie Wong July 3, 2019 11:06 AM PDT David Marcus heads Facebook’s cryptocurrency efforts.  Photo by Tobias Hase/picture alliance via Getty Images Facebook’s plans to launch a new cryptocurrency called Libra in 2020

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