Tag: Facebook

Facebook Acquires Blockchain Startup Chainspace

Facebook Acquires Blockchain Startup Chainspace According to financial news outlet Cheddar, Facebook has acquired a blockchain startup called Chainspace. Another move for the tech giant into the cryptocurrency space perhaps? Chainspace Founded by University College London researchers, the Chainspace blockchain describes itself as “a planetary scale smart contracts platform” and […]

Facebook Cryptocurrency: Is the Tech Giant Developing a Stablecoin?

Facebook Cryptocurrency: Is the Tech Giant Developing a Stablecoin? Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) is reportedly developing a cryptocurrency that will let users send money via its WhatsApp messaging app. The new cryptocurrency would launch first in India—a country with over 200 million Whatsapp users and the world’s leader in sending money home. […]

Facebook Purge Continues: 559 Pages, 251 Accounts Removed Ahead of US Elections

Facebook Purge Continues: 559 Pages, 251 Accounts Removed Ahead of US Elections Facebook’s Nathaniel Gleicher, Head of Cybersecurity Policy, and Oscar Rodriguez, Product Manager, announced that “Today, we’re removing 559 pages and 251 accounts that have consistently broken our rules against spam and coordinated inauthentic behavior.” It is another decision to […]

Crypto Daily News: World Bank Prepping for Blockchain Bond and Facebook Exec Steps Down from Board at Coinbase

Crypto Daily News: World Bank Prepping for Blockchain Bond and Facebook Exec Steps Down from Board at Coinbase Read The Full Article On CryptoCurrencyNews.com Get latest cryptocurrency news on bitcoin, ethereum, initial coin offerings, ICOs, ethereum and all other cryptocurrencies. Learn How to trade on cryptocurrency exchanges. All content provided […]

Facebook Appoints Director of Engineering Blockchain

Facebook Appoints Director of Engineering Blockchain Director of engineering blockchain: Facebook has appointed one of its senior engineers Evan Cheng as its first “director of engineering blockchain”.  The new position was confirmed by Facebook on Tuesday and signals the companies seriousness about the technology. Cheng has previously been responsible for […]

Facebook to Lift Ban on Cryptocurrency Advertising

Facebook to Lift Ban on Cryptocurrency Advertising Facebook Reverses cryptocurrency ad ban: Facebook banned crypto advertising on its platform back in January of this year. This was a blanket ban on all ads crypto-related necessary to protect its users from illegitimate promoters. It caused controversy. In the ever-swaying battle for […]