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Bitcoin plunged below $8,000 on Thursday.

Bitcoin plunges below $8,000 after 7 straight days of declines

The world's biggest cryptocurrency, which rallied past $13,000 in late June, has dropped sharply this week.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg

Facebook’s Libra launch was ‘ridiculously stupid,’ blockchain boss says

"The way they rolled it out ... it was just so in your face," R3's CEO David Rutter said at a recent conference.
Sequoia Capital partner and former PayPal CFO Roelof Botha

PayPal’s former finance chief says Bank of America closed his account with ‘absolutely no explanation’

Famed tech investor Roelof Botha's tweet sparked conspiracies that he may have been banned for trading bitcoin or other cryptocurrencies.

Bitcoin would need to soar 1,670% to make an ETF possible, strategist Tom Lee says

The Fundstrat cofounder and head of research made the comments said at conference in Singapore, according to Bloomberg.
Alan Greenspan Visits 'The Daily Briefing' at Fox News Channel Studios on October 17, 2018 in New York City.

Former Fed Chair Alan Greenspan says there’s ‘no point’ for central banks to pivot to digital currency

Greenspan also criticized Facebook's Libra project, noting the digital coin won't have the dollar's key support from sovereign credit.
Tron CEO Justin Sun

The crypto CEO who bailed on a $4.6 million lunch with Warren Buffett struck a deal with Samsung to reach ‘billions of customers’

Owners of newer Samsung phones can now store Justin Sun's Tron cryptocurrency on their devices and buy apps on the Tron network with it.

Facebook’s plan to revolutionize how money works, and why companies and lawmakers are so worried about it, explained in 30 seconds

Libra will be managed by the independent, nonprofit Libra Association and transferred on digital wallet Calibra, a subsidiary of Facebook.

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is about to testify in front of Congress for the first time in over a year — here’s how to watch

For the first time since April 2018, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is set to testify in front of Congress on Wednesday, and it's being streamed live.

Lawmakers are getting ready to grill Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg over the Libra cryptocurrency project. But they may not get the answers they’r...

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will testify before the House Financial Services Committee on October 23. Here's what to expect.
David Marcus, head of Facebook's Calibra (digital wallet service), testifies before a Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee hearing on "Examining Facebook's Proposed Digital Currency and Data Privacy Considerations" on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., July 16, 2019.

The head of Facebook’s controversial new cryptocurrency project explains why you don’t need to trust Facebook for it to work

Facebook's David Marcus is confident in the company's cryptocurrency plans despite the fact that lawmakers are skeptical.