Facebook Reveals Global Cryptocurrency ‘Libra’. Is it a Bitcoin Killer?
By CCN Markets: Facebook has revealed the white paper for its much-hyped cryptocurrency, “Libra.” After months of speculation, Facebook outlined the vision for its crypto project and released the testnet for its blockchain. “Libra’s mission is to enable a simple global currency and financial infrastructure that empowers billions of people.” Facebook announces cryptocurrency, blockchain and wallet Facebook’s also revealed a crypto wallet called Calibra. It will operate as a standalone app and via a button on Messenger and WhatsApp. It will power peer-to-peer transfers and eventually retail payments including purchases through Instagram. Facebook claims the Libra cryptocurrency is built on
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Posted by Ben Brown on June 18, 2019 @ https://www.ccn.com/crypto/facebook-libra-cryptocurrency-whitepaper-testnet/2019/06/18/