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Highlights From Facebook’s Libra Senate Hearing

Highlights From Facebook’s Libra Senate Hearing

“Facebook will only build its own Calibra cryptocurrency wallet into Messenger and WhatsApp, and will refuse to embed competing wallets, the head of Calibra David Marcus told the Senate Banking Committee today . While some, like Senator Brown, blustered that “Facebook is dangerous!,” others surfaced poignant questions about Libra’s risks.” Highlights From Facebook’s Libra Senate [...]

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Wall Street Finds Blockchain Hard to Tame After Early Euphoria

Wall Street Finds Blockchain Hard to Tame After Early Euphoria

“But a review of 33 projects involving large companies announced over the past four years and interviews with more than a dozen executives involved with them show the technology has yet to deliver on its promise. At least a dozen of these projects, which involve major banks, exchanges and technology firms, have not gone beyond [...]

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Uber Riders Now Earn Rewards for Shopping During Their Trip With New Cargo App

Uber Riders Now Earn Rewards for Shopping During Their Trip With New Cargo App

“This tie-up is a natural evolution for Uber’s business – the company hosts millions of riders every week, and many of those are taking relatively long trips to and from airports and other transit hubs, which provides ample opportunity to get them buying stuff or watching purchased content. Cargo, in which Uber has some equity [...]

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