TRON Founder Expresses an Optimistic View about the Future of Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies

TRON Founder Expresses an Optimistic View about the Future of Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies

Kicking off the year with a strong start, the Chief Executive Office of TRON (TRX) Justin Sun says he believes Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies have a promising future ahead of them. The sustenance of the crypto ecosystem has been a disturbing question since the crypto plunge in 2018 that sent Bitcoin, the largest cryptocurrency, down by about 85% of its value in 2017. Crypto enthusiasts, as well as investors, have all been worried sick of…

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Top Analyst: Facebook’s Cryptocurrency Could Generate $19 Billion by 2021

Top Analyst: Facebook’s Cryptocurrency Could Generate $19 Billion by 2021

The blockchain and crypto space has benefited greatly from big corporations adopting the technologies, boosting confidence in the future of the technologies and encouraging other smaller companies to jump on the bandwagon as well. Samsung, HTC, IBM, Walmart, and Unilever are just some of the names working on their own implementation of blockchain technology. Facebook is another big company working on a stablecoin meant to enable the social network and WhatsApp users to be able…

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More Indications that Facebook Will Launch a Stablecoin to Rival Bitcoin in 2020

More Indications that Facebook Will Launch a Stablecoin to Rival Bitcoin in 2020

Ever since Bitcoin came on the scene in 2009 and paved the pay for a new cryptocurrency era, it has had competitors popping up everywhere. 2019 is no exception; after loud rumors, Facebook has indicated through various sources that they are working on their own cryptocurrency to rival Bitcoin. The new cryptocurrency will be for users of WhatsApp, the popular secure messaging app owned by Facebook. The virtual coin will reportedly be used for money…

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Mark Zuckerberg Considers an Integration of Facebook’s Data-Sharing with Blockchain

Mark Zuckerberg Considers an Integration of Facebook’s Data-Sharing with Blockchain

In a public interview with Harvard Law professor Jonathan Zittrain late on Wednesday shared on Facebook, the founder and CEO of the Facebook Mark Zuckerberg said he is “potentially interested” in employing blockchain technology for the social network’s login. The risk of the data sharing scandals i.e. Cambridge Analytica that led to Zuckerberg having to go up against a congressional hearing, is one of the prime reasons that Zuckerberg is contemplating to fuse blockchain with…

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Facebook Acquires the Blockchain Startup Chainspace for its University College London Team

Facebook Acquires the Blockchain Startup Chainspace for its University College London Team

Social media giant Facebook has conducted its first blockchain acquisition. In May 2018 Facebook announced that they were launching a dedicated team to explore blockchain technology. The initiative was headed by David Marcus, the vice president of the Facebook Messenger app and former president of PayPal. Now it looks like Facebook is expanding its blockchain efforts by hiring the team behind Chainspace. Chainspace is a small blockchain software development company whose vision is to make…

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Facebook Reportedly Began to Build a New Stablecoin Project

Facebook Reportedly Began to Build a New Stablecoin Project

According to a recent report by Bloomberg, a new stablecoin project may be in the pipeline. This project is said to be pioneered by one of the largest internet companies in the world, Facebook. Although an official statement about the project is yet to be released, some birds from inside let Bloomberg in on some in-house secret about the ongoing project. The stablecoin is proposed to allow users to transfer money through their WhatsApp platform….

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Facebook Expands its Blockchain Team; Recruits Industry Experts

Facebook Expands its Blockchain Team; Recruits Industry Experts

On Thursday December 13 it was revealed that Facebook is expanding their currently small blockchain group by recruiting industry experts. It’s estimated the recruitment has been going on for a few months, wherein Facebook have been approaching cryptocurrency professionals across different areas. This includes academics, engineers, legal experts, and product managers. It is fair to say that 2018 has been a turbulent year for the social media giant. The year has seen the company caught…

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Crypto Scammers Employed Photos of New Zealand’s Prime Minister on Facebook Ads

Crypto Scammers Employed Photos of New Zealand’s Prime Minister on Facebook Ads

It’s not new that crypto scammers are using fake photos and endorsements of celebrities in order to allure unaware consumers who would be captivated by the celeb’s stardom (did someone say William Shatner?). Yet, even for an industry that is filled with such blatant swindles, a recent scam managed to stand out with a display of flagrant shamelessness. It seems that tricksters from New Zealand were audacious enough to falsely employ the likeness of New…

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Facebook Partially Lifts Ban on Crypto

Facebook Partially Lifts Ban on Crypto

Facebook, it seems, is still trying to figure out crypto. In that regard, the social media giant is no different than, well, essentially everybody. But due to the colossal reach and dominance of Facebook, every decision and consequent action the company takes also creates tremendous ripple effects. Back in January, Facebook announced the de facto ban of all crypto-related advertisements. Facebook’s Product Management Director, Rob Leathern, explained that the company wants to deliver ads “without…

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Facebook and Twitter Bounty Campaigns

Facebook and Twitter Bounty Campaigns

Hi there, crypto-community! We here at the AllStocks headquarters are working very hard to develop the best possible exchange platform that would encompass all major markets, all financial assets and, of course, all cryptocurrencies. Yet, we do realize that it wouldn’t really matter what kind of an amazing platform we’d have, if no one knows that it exists… This is where you come into the picture! We have initiated several bounty campaigns to expose our…

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