‘Libra Is so Screwed’ — Should Have Used Bitcoin, Says Samson Mow

‘Libra Is so Screwed’ — Should Have Used Bitcoin, Says Samson Mow

Blockstream CSO, Samson Mow, says that Facebook should have just used Bitcoin instead of developing Libra because regulators won’t let it happen. Chief strategy officer at blockchain development firm Blockstream, Samson Mow, declared that he believes that Facebook should have used Bitcoin (BTC) instead of developing its own stablecoin in a series of tweets published on July 16.‘Libra Can’t Be Everything for Everyone’In his tweets, Mow noted that — after watching the entirety of…

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Fed Chairman: ‘No One Uses It’ — Bitcoin a Speculative Asset Like Gold

Fed Chairman: ‘No One Uses It’ — Bitcoin a Speculative Asset Like Gold

Fed Chairman Powell has said that a globally prevalent cryptocurrency could conceivably remove the need for reserve currencies. The Chairman of the United States Federal Reserve has said that a globally adopted cryptocurrency system could conceivably remove the need for reserve currencies. Testifying before the Senate Banking Committee on July 11, Fed Chairman Jerome Powell gave his analysis of whether a cryptocurrency system with global prevalence could diminish — or even go so far as…

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Billionaire Mark Cuban Says Facebook’s Libra a Big Mistake

Billionaire Mark Cuban Says Facebook’s Libra a Big Mistake

Dallas Mavericks basketball team owner and billionaire entrepreneur Mark Cuban defined Facebook’s Libra stablecoin a big mistake. Dallas Mavericks basketball team owner and billionaire entrepreneur Mark Cuban defined Facebook’s Libra stablecoin a big mistake in an interview with CNBC published on July 12.During his interview, Cuban commented on the social media giant’s cryptocurrency endeavors. He said:“I’m not a big fan of what they’re doing there. […] I think it’s a big mistake.”Cuban reportedly explained…

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