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WSJ discovered that Facebook is close to launching its own payment network


Stablecoin, an upcoming Facebook development, will be the base of fully new payment network, reports The Wall Street Journal. As periodical informs, Facebook blockchain initiative that is named Project Libra suggests creation of “stablecoin”, secured by fiat currency. Acquainted with situation source reported WSJ, that for support of this project …

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Ups, I did it again: Facebook accidently stored emails of more than 1,5 million users

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Facebook by accident downloaded contacts from emails of more than 1,5 million users. Since May 2016 for confirmation of accounts, social network asked not only emails of some users, but also passwords from them. Users were supposed to voluntary upload their contacts. Later company changed this function and deleted message …

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Facebook-Google Scammer Pleads Guilty in $123 Million Theft

A Lithuanian citizen has confessed to fraud against Google and Facebook. Using fake invoices, the perpetrator forced employees to transfer money to their bank accounts. In total, the attacker’s income from such activities amounted to $123 million. As a result, 50-year-old Evaldas Rimasauskas heard his verdict in New York yesterday. …

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PornHub had a traffic spike on the day Facebook and Instagram crashed

Representatives of the well-known PornHub website in certain circles provided interesting statistics. It turned out that the recent disruptions in Facebook, WhatsApp and Instagram provoked a sharp increase in resource attendance for adults. Recall that on the evening of March 13 at the Twitter there were complaints about the inaccessibility …

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Global Outage: Facebook and Instagram Down

Users around the world are reporting that they are not able to access both Facebook and Instagram. When attempting to do so, they are given mistakes or upkeep messages stating that the services understand the problem and are dealing with restoring access. This outage started within the last hour and …

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Facebook will introduce Clear History tool this spring

Representatives of the social network Facebook promised soon to provide users with the Clear History tool, designed to clear all the data collected by the social network. According to David Wener, the company’s CFO, this feature will become available later this year. According to Facebook’s developers, Clear History will remove …

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