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Lawmakers Amp Up Pressure on Facebook to Halt Libra Cryptocurrency Development

| Marc Hochstein

U.S. lawmakers repeatedly pressed Facebook's top blockchain exec to halt development of the Libra cryptocurrency in Tuesday's hearing.

Bitcoin Noticeably Absent From Senate Hearing on Facebook’s Libra

| Marc Hochstein

For a panel about a proposed cryptocurrency, Tuesday's Senate Facebook hearing was light on actual crypto talk.

Facebook’s Marcus Says He’d Accept 100% of His Pay in Libra

| Nikhilesh De

Facebook blockchain exec David Marcus told lawmakers he would be willing to accept 100 percent of his salary in Libra.

What to Expect When Congress Grills Facebook on Cryptocurrency

| Nikhilesh De

The Congressional hearings on Facebook's Libra are likely to focus more on the company's privacy failings than broad crypto policy questions.

Facebook to Senators: Libra Crypto Will Respect Privacy

| Nikhilesh De

Facebook's David Marcus told lawmakers its new libra cryptocurrency will not store or share personal financial information – with a few caveats.

Facebook’s David Marcus: Libra Crypto Users Won’t Have to Trust Us

| Nikhilesh De

In a note published Wednesday, Facebook blockchain lead David Marcus pushed back against calls to stop Libra's development.

Libra: Everything We Know About Facebook’s Cryptocurrency

| Brady Dale

Here's the complete story (so far) of Facebook's potentially transformative blockchain project.

Facebook’s Marcus Steps Down From Coinbase Board

| Nikhilesh De

David Marcus is stepping down from the board of directors at crypto exchange Coinbase, citing his new role at Facebook leading blockchain strategy.

Facebook’s David Marcus to Lead New Blockchain Research Unit

| Wolfie Zhao

Facebook is reportedly launching a team dedicated to blockchain technology, which will be spearheaded by Messenger's vice president David Marcus. 

Ex-PayPal President: Facebook Messenger Unlikely to Support Crypto

| Annaliese Milano

Facebook Messenger is unlikely to adopt cryptocurrencies soon, says vice president of messaging David Marcus.