Libra Plans Dollar-Pegged Stablecoin Launch in January 2021: Report
Libra might eventually get off the ground as early as January albeit in a more limited format.
Iran's push to license bitcoin mining could help it evade U.S. sanctions. But the plan is likely to help some of its people more than others.
Also: Grayscale reports an a rise in participation from pensions while Ripple's Garlinghouse reveals he attempted to settle charges with the SEC ahead of its XRP suit.
Facebook unveiled the Libra project a little over two years ago today. The original vision may have died but its legacy will live on.
Bitcoin is currently more valuable than all but six of the world's publicly traded companies.
Mezrich, who wrote the book that became "The Social Network," says that movie failed to present the real Winklevoss twins.
The Thai government and pro-democracy protesters are at war over social media. Authorities blocked local access to a Facebook group that was critical of the monarchy. Young protesters now fear the military government is interfering with Twitter as well.