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What Does Facebook’s Libra Mean for the Future of Crypto?

What Does Facebook’s Libra Mean for the Future of Crypto?


On Saturday July 13, 2019, Wired at WIRED wrote:
On this episode of Gadget Lab, WIRED writer Greg Barber explains the intricacies of Facebook’s ambitious plan to and how Libra is poised to rattle the future of crypto.

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  • "Wellness brands Hims and Hers violate Facebook policies by offering prescription drugs in ads. The ads also don't disclose side effects, as required by the FDA". (July 5, 2019)
  • "Tim Wu, who coined the phrase "net neutrality," spoke with WIRED Editor-in-Chief Nicholas Thompson at the Aspen Ideas Festival". (July 5, 2019)
  • "Computer science professor David Gelernter envisaged social networks long before Facebook. Now, he wants to reclaim the concept, using blockchain technology". (July 4, 2019)
  • "Wellness brands Hims and Hers violate Facebook policies by offering prescription drugs in ads. The ads also don't disclose side effects, as required by the FDA". (July 1, 2019)
  • "For a small group of bitcoin enthusiasts, the internet is a vulnerability. They're using satellites, ham radios, and mesh networks to stay current on the cryptocurrency". (June 27, 2019)
  • "An analysis of more than 500 campaign websites reveals routine data sharing that belies politicians’ tough talk on data privacy". (June 27, 2019)
  • "Limit the reach of falsehoods without stifling speech, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said at the Aspen Ideas Festival". (June 27, 2019)
  • "The social network wants to enable easy, inexpensive global commerce, sure. But its ultimate goals are a little more … geopolitical". (June 26, 2019)
  • "Officials in Europe and the US worry about user privacy and how Facebook will handle data stemming from its cryptocurrency". (June 20, 2019)
  • "Facebook reportedly bans Huawei from installing its apps, including Instagram and WhatsApp, on new phones". (June 7, 2019)