Facebook changes its Libra plans to include more cryptocurrencies

Facebook’s plans to launch its Libra cryptocurrency tied to cash appear to be making a course correction, as the social network now appears to be planning to support not only its own digital token through its online wallet but others offered by central banks.

Libra, a cryptocurrency transacted across an immutable blockchain ledger, was expected to be a single currency for all global transactions. It is now expected to be just one digital payment method for Facebook, whose plans now include the support of government-backed fiat-money, such as the U.S. dollar and the Euro, according to Bloomberg reports.

Without directly

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Getting Up to Speed on 5G

The 5G rollout is underway. How will this next-generation wireless technology impact you and your organization? — Network Computing
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The wait is over: 5G service is finally becoming available across the U.S., with city-by-city rollouts being launched by virtually every major wireless telecommunications service provider. Asia isn’t far behind, although trade tensions and the impact of the coronavirus epidemic could result in rollout delays in China and other countries. Adoption in Europe will likely be relatively slow, a result of the region’s high population density and lower-cost broadband infrastructure.

Carriers are currently going to great lengths to position

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You can win a Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra*

One lucky winner will take home Samsung’s newly announced flagship smartphone. Open to US, Puerto Rico, and Canada (excluding Quebec).

Samsung Galaxy S20 rundown: Features that make the phones great for business buyers
Samsung’s 5G Galaxy S20, S20 Plus, and S20 Ultra are loaded with features, like 5G and improved security, that will appeal to business buyers and enterprise IT.

TechRepublic is giving away Samsung’s latest smartphone to one grand prize winner!

Our lucky winner will be taking home an unlocked Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra with 128 GB (ARV US$1400). The S20 Ultra has a 6.9-inch OLED display, 5G capabilities,

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