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Facebook Libra loses PayPal support in ‘huge blow’ for cryptocurrency

October 07, 2019 at 05:12PM Mastercard and Visa also rumoured to be reevaluating their involvement in controversial currency Facebook Libra loses PayPal support in 'huge blow' for cryptocurrency ... Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Facebook Libra loses PayPal support in 'huge blow' for cryptocurrency

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PayPal pulls out of Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency

October 07, 2019 at 10:45AM Payments company becomes first to withdraw from controversial digital projectPayPal has become the first company to drop out of Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency, as the embattled project continues to face queries from regulators around the world.Libra is technically an association backed by 28 – now 27 – multinational companies and nonprofits,… Continue reading PayPal pulls out of Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency

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Facebook Libra faces collapse as Visa and Mastercard ‘shed doubts’ on cryptocurrency

October 02, 2019 at 10:36AM Head of crypto project David Marcus says he is unaware of any companies planning to 'not step up' Facebook Libra faces collapse as Visa and Mastercard 'shed doubts' on cryptocurrency ... Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Facebook Libra faces collapse as Visa and Mastercard 'shed doubts' on cryptocurrency

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Bitcoin mining mega farm burns down in China, destroying $10m of cryptocurrency machines

October 01, 2019 at 06:01PM Video appears to show fire ravaging Innosilicon's giant data centre in China Bitcoin mining mega farm burns down in China, destroying $10m of cryptocurrency machines ... Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Bitcoin mining mega farm burns down in China, destroying $10m of cryptocurrency machines

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Bitcoin price on course for record highs despite cryptocurrency crash, experts claim

October 01, 2019 at 08:16AM Market analysts stand by prediction that market will see spectacular recovery Bitcoin price on course for record highs despite cryptocurrency crash, experts claim ... Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Bitcoin price on course for record highs despite cryptocurrency crash, experts claim

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Bitcoin price chaos as cryptocurrency loses a fifth of its value in mysterious rapid crash

September 27, 2019 at 09:09AM Entire market sees vast amounts of value wiped out in short period Bitcoin price chaos as cryptocurrency loses a fifth of its value in mysterious rapid crash ... Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Bitcoin price chaos as cryptocurrency loses a fifth of its value in mysterious rapid crash

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Regulators to question Facebook over new Libra cryptocurrency

September 15, 2019 at 01:54PM BoE among 26 global banks due to meet with Libra amid fears over risk to state sovereigntyGlobal regulators will question Facebook on Monday about its Libra cryptocurrency amid concerns from EU governments over the threat the digital currency poses to financial stability, according to the Financial Times.Officials from 26 central… Continue reading Regulators to question Facebook over new Libra cryptocurrency

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France to block Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency in Europe

September 12, 2019 at 06:30PM Finance minister says governments’ monetary sovereignty could be at riskFrance has said it will block the development of Facebook’s Libra in Europe, dealing the cryptocurrency a fresh blow. The French finance minister, Bruno Le Maire, said plans for Libra could not move ahead until concerns over consumer risk and governments’… Continue reading France to block Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency in Europe

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Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency will be blocked in Europe, France says

September 12, 2019 at 09:07AM French Finance Minister says: 'We cannot authorise the development of Libra on European soil' Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency will be blocked in Europe, France says ... Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency will be blocked in Europe, France says

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Bitcoin price predictions turn positive as cryptocurrency market calms

August 30, 2019 at 11:12AM One week after its creation, Hal Finney predicted btc could hit $10 million Bitcoin price predictions turn positive as cryptocurrency market calms ... Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Bitcoin price predictions turn positive as cryptocurrency market calms

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Bitcoin: Self-proclaimed cryptocurrency creator Craig Wright ordered to pay billions

August 29, 2019 at 07:22PM Craig Wright claims he is cryptocurrency founder Satoshi Nakamoto Bitcoin: Self-proclaimed cryptocurrency creator Craig Wright ordered to pay billions ... Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Bitcoin: Self-proclaimed cryptocurrency creator Craig Wright ordered to pay billions

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Bitcoin price crash wipes $10 billion from cryptocurrency’s value in 30 minutes

August 29, 2019 at 09:51AM Latest fall despite analyst's prediction that $10,000 is 'new normal bottom' Bitcoin price crash wipes $10 billion from cryptocurrency's value in 30 minutes ... Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Bitcoin price crash wipes $10 billion from cryptocurrency's value in 30 minutes

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China’s state-backed cryptocurrency will displace banks and increase surveillance, report claims

August 30, 2019 at 12:49PM Chinese official says new digital currency is 'close to being out' China's state-backed cryptocurrency will displace banks and increase surveillance, report claims ... Selected by softengoxford Search Web: China's state-backed cryptocurrency will displace banks and increase surveillance, report claims

The Independent - Tech

Bitcoin price predictions turn positive as cryptocurrency market calms

August 30, 2019 at 11:12AM One week after its creation, Hal Finney predicted btc could hit $10 million Bitcoin price predictions turn positive as cryptocurrency market calms ... Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Bitcoin price predictions turn positive as cryptocurrency market calms

The Independent - Tech

Bitcoin: Self-proclaimed cryptocurrency creator Craig Wright ordered to pay billions

August 29, 2019 at 07:22PM Craig Wright claims he is cryptocurrency founder Satoshi Nakamoto Bitcoin: Self-proclaimed cryptocurrency creator Craig Wright ordered to pay billions ... Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Bitcoin: Self-proclaimed cryptocurrency creator Craig Wright ordered to pay billions

The Independent - Tech

Bitcoin price crash wipes $10 billion from cryptocurrency’s value in 30 minutes

August 29, 2019 at 09:51AM Latest fall despite analyst's prediction that $10,000 is 'new normal bottom' Bitcoin price crash wipes $10 billion from cryptocurrency's value in 30 minutes ... Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Bitcoin price crash wipes $10 billion from cryptocurrency's value in 30 minutes

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How about earning crypto tokens to carbon-offset your Uber rides?

August 15, 2019 at 06:29PM Most of us, by now, are aware that all sorts of crazy stuff is happening to the planet’s climate and the blame is pretty much universally recognized as lying with humans, pumping more and more carbon into the atmosphere. Scientists are now saying tree planting, for instance, has to happen… Continue reading How about earning crypto tokens to carbon-offset your Uber rides?