脸书 Hunts E-Commerce, Payment Partners for Crypto Push: Report



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脸书 is looking to lasso major payment companies and online merchants for its crypto venture. It's also looking to reward users with crypto. | Source: Photo by Alain JOCARD / AFP)

通过 CCN.com:加密社区的避风港’t至少让马克·扎克伯格(Mark Zuckerberg)远离了他的加密货币野心。新细节出现在 华尔街日报报道 表明马克·扎克伯格’s company is actively looking to ink deals to back its cryptocurrency payments ecosystem. 脸书 is reportedly in discussions with “数十家金融公司和在线商家” to support the unveiling of its blockchain-based payments network. 脸书 is looking to lasso $1 billion for its new cryptocurrency and has been in talks with some major players.

天秤座项目

We already knew that 脸书 was 向风投家求爱, thanks to Nathaniel Popper of The New York Times. Now the Journal is showing more of 脸书’的手,说加密货币倡议已被代号“Project Libra.”他们还说,讨论已经扩大到包括支付领域的领导者,包括Visa和Mastercard,以及First Data,所有这些都有可能成为项目支持者。

此外,Facebook正在与电子商务公司进行谈判,这为该公司计划如何使用其新的加密货币提供了更多信息。脸书’吸引在线商人的动机有两个方面-投资于加密支付平台并作为合作伙伴加入网络。这表明Facebook’s加密货币’不仅限于公司’的应用程序,例如Whatsapp。相反,这些电子商务合作伙伴将支持Facebook’用于支付的稳定的加密货币,使用户能够在应用之间进行交易,这对于主流平台而言将是革命性的。 脸书可以通过免除加密货币购买的交易费用来激励商人。

脸书 boasts more than 1 billion users, and getting crypto into their hands could open the floodgates to cryptocurrency adoption, even though it’s 脸书. 通过 way of comparison, the cryptocurrency ecosystem is currently comprised of 100 million users, 根据区块链资本。社交媒体平台有可能改变“millions” to “billions” for crypto.

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|资料来源:《华尔街日报》

脸书 is looking to incentivize users of its cryptocurrency. For instance, they would reward users with fractions of the crypto – kind of like a Satoshi – for viewing ads and engaging with content. Sounds a lot like what Brave is doing with Basic Attention Token.

脸书 and Privacy

脸书’的隐私丑闻不是秘密,’是加密货币社区里的大象。马克·扎克伯格(Mark Zuckerberg)尚未重新获得用户的信任,更不用说加密货币了。他最近证明他’s still out of touch with his users. Zuckerberg made a privacy-related joke at 脸书’最近的开发者大会。但是他’在寻求与亚马逊之类的公司竞争时,他对支付平台制定了雄心勃勃的计划。

 

作者: 杰琳琳·特佐

Gerelyn是CCN的助理编辑。她居住在美国,也曾在华尔街进行机构投资,但不久之后发现了比特币漏洞。她居住在纽约市以外13英里处,足够近,但也足够远,足以逃脱一切。跟着她 推特 或发送电子邮件至[email protected]