Apple Context Machine

Apple Context Machine is a weekly in-depth look at Apple and the tech world from Bryan Chaffin, editor-in-chief of The Mac Observer with special guests from the tech world.

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Libra: A Way for Facebook to Control More, w/Andrew Orr - ACM 516


Bryan Chaffin and Andrew Orr dig deep into the possibilities—for good and ill (mostly ill)—of Facebook’s new Libra cryptocurrency. They cover how it work, why Facebook went the cryptocurrency route, and what Facebook has to gain from the project. Spoiler, the answer is everything! SPONSOR: CLEAR. Traveling soon? Get to the front of the security line every time and keep your ID in your pocket or purse. Sign up for CLEAR now and get your first two months of CLEAR for free using code CONTEXT. Sources referenced in this episode:

  • Libra, Facebook's Cryptocurrency, Coming 2020
  • Launching a Global Currency Is a Bold, Bad Move for Facebook - The New York Times
  • Apple Context Machine Facebook Group - Facebook
  • Bryan's Twitter
  • Bryan's blog: GeekTells


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