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Facebook reveals Libra cryptocurrency, sparking new privacy concerns

Reuters India Tuesday, 18 June 2019
Facebook Inc announced ambitious plans on Tuesday to launch a new global cryptocurrency called Libra, part of an effort to expand into digital payments that immediately raised privacy concerns.
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Facebook is coming out with a controversial new Bitcoin-style cryptocurrency.

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