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2020 DANGER: FACEBOOK aims to become biggest bank with LIBRA!

1 week ago 2 minute read BitcoinGoldStandard $0.11 tipped

Why would a tech company founded in 2004 want to become the world's biggest bank? Well, let's look at some hard numbers: Despite falling interest rates since 1970, global banks have still been able to grow their net revenues. The banking model is sti...

The Transitive Trust Network: How TrustSearch Quantifies Interpersonal Trust

1 week ago 11 minute read TrustUnion $2.09 tipped

We’re All Connected by Just Six Degrees of Separation: The Power of Social Distance and Transitive Trust   TrustSearch.io is designed to provide insight into the trust relationships between users and allow users to make informed decisions in both the...

Why Facebook's Libra is One of the Best Things That Happened To Crypto Industry

17 Sep 2019 2 minute read Ed-california $4.50 tipped

The entire Libra cryptocurrency situation continues to heat up as both Germany and France have come forward to block Libra from ever running within their borders. If you have been living under the metaphorical crypto rock lately, you may have missed...

Thoughts and Feedback on the Libra Whitepaper Announcement Yesterday

19 Jun 2019 1 minute read Mark Anstead $4.68 tipped

Just spent some time going through the new Libra whitepaper yesterday, and it's no surprise that they aren't doing anything special or new by any means. I did see something that was interesting- they look to be the first network to go from entirely p...