In this blog, we curate relevant and remarkable content related to blockchain, cryptocurrency and the digital economy. This thoughtful piece by Vikas Raj published on Forbes asks the question: Will Facebook Make Crypto Relevant For The Underserved? Read on.
“Earlier this month, the WSJ reported that Facebook is building a team and getting its crypto ducks in a row to launch a “cryptocurrency-based payments system on the back of its gigantic social network.” Public details on the effort are thin and may have been outshone by news that one of Facebook’s co-founders is calling for the company to break up. But the fintech world is predictably aflutter about the perils and opportunities of a brand new digital coin that could allow users to hold and send money safely and securely to nearly every socially networked person on the planet.”