"Libra" TAG

Contextualizing the STABLE Act
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In the summer of 2019, Mark Zuckerberg testified before the U.S. House of Representatives, facing nearly-unanimous and atypically bipartisan criticism from legislators related to Facebook’s leading role in the development of the Libra stablecoin. The Libra network and digital asset—whose credentials as a blockchain and cryptoasset, respectively, have been perhaps appropriately criticized—were intended to facilitate...
Libra
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▸ Calibra In addition to developing the core software and being a member of the Libra Association, Facebook also operates Calibra, a subsidiary that will manage a custodial Libra wallet and develop auxiliary payment services. Calibra aims to be integrated into products such as Facebook Messenger, WhatsApp, and/or Instagram. Calibra claims that it will not...
Enterprise Blockchain: Understanding the Landscape
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Throughput For some enterprise use cases, the number of transactions that the network can process per second must generally be predictable and sufficiently high.The process of reaching consensus can be more efficiently executed in permissioned models, because verification between a small number of nodes with known identities is faster than verification across thousands of geographically...
Libra
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