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Facebook's 'Oops, My Bad' Approach To The Libra Launch

The Wall Street Journal
What became abundantly clear during Facebook's congressional hearings this week was that representatives on both sides of the floor were having none of Facebook asking for permission to launch Libra following its past "move fast and break stuff" mentality.
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The US Really Likes To Tweet About Bitcoin And Libra

CoinDesk
Cryptocurrency trading platform The TIE produced their own study, finding that 38.9% of posts on Twitter regarding bitcoin or Libra come from the US, with an overwhelming amount presenting a positive view of bitcoin.
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How Blockstream Helps Some Get Back To Bitcoin's Roots

Wired
The small community growing around messages sent via Blockstream's satellites and paid for using the Lightning Network is in early enough stages that it reminds some members of what it used to be like to mine bitcoin on a simple desktop computer.
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What The Libra White Paper Has To Say About Digital Identity

CoinDesk
In two short sentences, the Libra white paper touches on Facebook and the Libra Association's goal to create an open identity standard, but some researchers have doubts about how open the standard would actually be.
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The Future Of Money After Facebook's Libra Announcement

TechCrunch
The internet and financial regulators were spewing hot takes on Libra after Facebook released its white paper. With cryptocurrencies, stablecoins, and the future of money on everyone's mind, what can we expect from fiat and digital currency in the future?
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Google's Slow, Steady Approach To Blockchain Tech Adoption

Decrypt
Last week's partnership announcement with Chainlink was just the most recent blockchain-related move Google has pulled off in a string of similar business deals, suggesting the search engine giant and its data warehousing solution, BigQuery, are prepping for something big.
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A Closer Look At Calibra, The Wallet Provider For Facebook's Libra

The Block
As a Facebook subsidiary, the Calibra wallet will have its own standalone app for Libra holders, and it will be integrated into the Facebook Messenger app and WhatsApp. With the potential for a huge user base, the wallet provider could learn a lot from Facebook's past attempt to get into the payments business with Facebook Credits.
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What Kik's Kin Can Tell Us About Facebook's Libra

TechCrunch
While Kik hasn't achieved anywhere near the user count Facebook has, how the messaging service's base users reacted to and used the Kin token might give us some insight into what Facebook can expect with its Libra cryptocurrency.
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Local Governments Work To Shape Bitcoin Mining's Impact On Climate

Wired
Officials in Missoula County, Montana, changed the way crypto mining operations need to implement clean energy initiatives, helping set a standard for how local governments can hold mining operations responsible for the energy they use.
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opinion

CCN Is Back After Two-Day Break

CCN
Two days after announcing the publication would shutter as a result of Google's core updates, founder Jonas Borchgrevink explained that a mix-up with the site's old domain name, CryptoCoinsNews.com, may be partially to blame for the sudden drop in mobile traffic.
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What To Expect When Facebook Unleashes Its Cryptocurrency

Forbes
Will Facebook pay interest to the holders of its cryptocurrency? Will its massive reach push the limits of outdated financial regulations? Will it spur the adoption of other types of cryptocurrencies? Who knows, but it's fun to mull over while we wait.
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Gender Examination Reveals Fewer Than 5% Of GitHub Crypto Contributors Are Female

Decrypt
While researcher Corin Faife openly admits that "the male/female binary is seen as a reductive way to examine gender," the results of his study reveal a stark reality, with only 4.64% of commits using a female username on 100 of the most popular crypto projects on GitHub.
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CCN Announces Shutdown Following Update To Google's Search Rankings

CCN
Things just got weird. After Google rolled out a set of core updates on June 3, CCN saw mobile traffic from Google searches reportedly drop by 71 percent overnight, causing the crypto news outlet to call it quits just a week later.
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MIT Professor Stuart Madnick Touches On A Few Blockchain Security Myths

The Wall Street Journal
While blockchain networks are often touted for their added security and transparency, MIT professor Stuart Madnick hopes to dispel some misunderstandings between “blockchain the concept” and “blockchain the system.”
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What If Satoshi Nakamoto Was ... Sci-Fi Author Neal Stephenson?

Neal Stephenson's early novels contain similar rhetoric to what would eventually show up in the Bitcoin white paper, and his stories usually revolve around fragmented groups of people figuring out how to work together without the need for any centralized figure, but the real be-all, end-all evidence is Stephenson and Satoshi Nakamoto share mirrored initials.
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Tron Founder Justin Sun Pays $4.5 Million For Lunch With Warren Buffett

The Wall Street Journal
As part of an auction to raise money for the San Francisco charity Glide, Justin Sun wants to use the lunch as an opportunity to speak with Warren Buffett about the merits of blockchain technology.