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Facebook revenues rise by 28 percent in Q3, monthly users rise to 2.45 billion
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Facebook revenues rise by 28 percent in Q3, monthly users rise to 2.45 billion

Facebook has come under fire over its decision not to fact-check ads run by politicians on the platform.

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey says 'hell no' to joining Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency program
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Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey says 'hell no' to joining Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency program

Dorsey says Libra is "not consistent with what I personally believe and what I want our company to stand for.”

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says Libra must be encouraged, China already working on similar ideas
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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says Libra must be encouraged, China already working on similar ideas

Facebook CEO touted his optimistic vision of Libra and what it could mean for people around the world.

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to testify before US panel regarding cryptocurrency Libra
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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to testify before US panel regarding cryptocurrency Libra

The Democrat who chairs the panel has been fiercely critical of Facebook, wants to halt Libra project.

Six things Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg talked about in the leaked internal meeting audio
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Six things Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg talked about in the leaked internal meeting audio

Zuckerberg addresses the government's attempt to break-up the company, it's competition with TikTok, Libra cryptocurrency, more.

Global regulators to question Facebook about Libra cryptocurrency amid EU concerns
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Global regulators to question Facebook about Libra cryptocurrency amid EU concerns

Libra’s founders have also been invited to answer key questions about the currency’s scope and design.

Facebook Libra cryptocurrency will have to meet highest standards in the US
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Facebook Libra cryptocurrency will have to meet highest standards in the US

Any cryptocurrency project operating in all or substantial parts of the US will have to satisfy US regulatory standards.

Facebook needs to give more details on Libra, says Swiss data privacy watchdog
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Facebook needs to give more details on Libra, says Swiss data privacy watchdog

FDPIC sent a letter to the Libra association because it had not heard from the group about the project.

Distrust in Facebook was the universal sentiment at Libra’s US Congressional hearing
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Distrust in Facebook was the universal sentiment at Libra’s US Congressional hearing

“Facebook has demonstrated through scandal after scandal that it doesn’t deserve our trust.”

Facebook Libra has to be 'rock solid from the start', says Bank of England Governor
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Facebook Libra has to be 'rock solid from the start', says Bank of England Governor

U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman said that serious concerns need to be addressed before its launch

Facebook Libra can be good for the developing countries where people face cash crunch
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Facebook Libra can be good for the developing countries where people face cash crunch

Libra could provide a universal, stable currency without needing to set up an entire payment infrastructure.

Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency could be beneficial in developing economies
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Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency could be beneficial in developing economies

It could be a universal currency exchanged across multiple cellphone networks and across borders

Cryptocurrencies by big internet companies could face antitrust regulators
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Cryptocurrencies by big internet companies could face antitrust regulators

Central bankers and financial watchdogs have already raised concerns about Facebook’s Libra

Facebook Libra: Politicians must quickly coordinate regulatory responses, says BIS
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Facebook Libra: Politicians must quickly coordinate regulatory responses, says BIS

Announcement of Facebook Calibra has focused minds of regulators and central bankers.

Global money-laundering task force wants countries to monitor cryptocurrencies
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Global money-laundering task force wants countries to monitor cryptocurrencies

Financial Action Task Force (FATF) that tackles money laundering has told countries to tighten oversight of cryptocurrency exchanges

Britain, France, and Germany central banks will inspect Facebook's cryptocurrency
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Britain, France, and Germany central banks will inspect Facebook's cryptocurrency

Global central bankers have so far largely refrained from regulating digital currencies

Facebook's Libra to be studied by France's upcoming G7 cryptocurrency task force
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Facebook's Libra to be studied by France's upcoming G7 cryptocurrency task force

The Governor said the task force would be led by Benoit Coeure, a European Central Bank board member.

Facebook's newly announced Calibra logo ripped off of online bank Current's logo?
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Facebook's newly announced Calibra logo ripped off of online bank Current's logo?

Turns out Character, the design firm for Current logo is secretly working with Facebook on the cryptocurrency project.

Facebook's cryptocurrency project raises privacy concerns, asked to halt program
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Facebook's cryptocurrency project raises privacy concerns, asked to halt program

Facebook has been asked to halt development of Libra until lawmakers and regulators review the project.

Calibra: Hours after launch, US politicians ask Facebook to pause cryptocurrency project
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Calibra: Hours after launch, US politicians ask Facebook to pause cryptocurrency project

The release of Calibra has added to global concerns about what the digital currency could mean for data privacy and security.