Libra

Celo Foundation grants $700K to 13 startups

On April 1, blockchain-based non-profit organization Celo Foundation has awarded worth US$700,000 [AU$1.1 million] to 13 startups through its grant…

1 year ago

New Libra rival set to launch with 50 companies backing

A new cryptocurrency project is entering the market with over 50 potential partners that also include Libra Association members Andreessen…

1 year ago

Report: Central Bank Digital Currencies being considered by 80% of global banks

Recent research is indicating that as many as 80% of global central banks are looking into digital currencies. A recent…

1 year ago

Telecom giant abandons Facebook’s Libra project

British telecom giant, Vodafone, is the latest firm to abandon Facebook's beleaguered Libra cryptocurrency project. The company announced on Tuesday…

1 year ago

PayPal CEO: ‘I own Bitcoin – and only Bitcoin’

In a recent interview, PayPal CEO Dan Schulman spoke about the real reason PayPal withdrew from Facebook's Libra project and…

1 year ago

EU considers launching its own cryptocurrency in response to Libra ‘threat’

In a move to counter the perceived threat of Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency, a new draft document issued by the European…

2 years ago