Uber rebutted information about its plans to accept bitcoin as passenger fare.

Meltem Demerors: Facebook’s Libra Is Not a Cryptocurrency
July 18th, 2019

Even though Congress tried to inflict damage on Big Tech in hearings related to user data, antitrust concerns and Facebook’s Libra, it seems it has failed. That leaves Silicon Valley with little incentive to change.

Waymo Permitted to Carry Californian Passengers in Its AV’s
July 9th, 2019

Waymo and the California Department of Motor Vehicles announced Tuesday that the Golden State had approved a permit for the self-driving-car company to drive in a handful of Silicon Valley cities. Some believe that it may present a warning to GM and Tesla.

Facebook’s Libra Shook the Financial World, Banks Rush to Issue Cryptocurrencies
July 1st, 2019

Experts say that Facebook’s Libra will probably not reach the billions they claim, and it won’t affect the financial world and stability in general. However, while everyone is talking about Libra, banks are developing their own digital currencies.

Binance Wants to List Libra, Also Be Part of The Libra Association
June 28th, 2019

Judging by recent news, it appears that Binance is in talks with Facebook about either listing Libra or joining the Libra Association. Binance’s CSO, Gin Chao, confirmed that the exchange has had discussions with Facebook about a listing process.

Mark Zuckerberg Fights For Libra, Says Facebook Has Only One Vote in It
June 28th, 2019

Mark Zuckerberg commented on the newly-launched Facebook’s Libra crypto. He says that Libra Association is an independent organization and Facebook only has one vote in it. That way he emphasizes the trustworthiness of Libra.

Apple Purchases a Self-Driving Car Start Up Drive.ai: A Rival To Uber?
June 27th, 2019

Apple has announced the purchase of a self-driving car startup Drive.ai. The self-driving car industry is rising, and is this the plan for Apple to outperform Uber?

Facebook’s Cryptocurrency Libra May Not Be Launched in India
June 20th, 2019

Facebook’s awaited cryptocurrency Libra may not be launched in India, as the country’s current regulations do not permit cryptocurrency transactions.

Max’s Corner: Slouching Towards Silicon Valley
June 19th, 2019

This edition of Max’s Corner analyzes the controversy surrounding the changes to Google’s search algorithm, the plight of the Silk Road founder and the latest on Facebook’s crypto project.

Facebook (FB) Stock Upsurges to All-Year High Prior to Globalcoin Cryptocurrency Launch
June 17th, 2019

Social media giant Facebook breaks the shackles of regulatory bondage as FB stock price soars high following the announcement of its crypto project – Globalcoin.

Bye-Bye Uber: Fiverr (FVRR) Stock Climbs 90% in First Day of Trading
June 14th, 2019

From its IPO price of $21 per share, Fiverr (FVRR) stock zoomed 90% higher to end its inaugural trading day at $39.90. Investors continue to clamor for the stock tonight; in post-market action, it’s up an additional 7.5%.