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  • Facebook's Libra testnet has logged over 51,000 transactions, deployed 34 projects – The Block

    The Libra Association released on Friday a developer update, saying that Facebook’s cryptocurrency project has been running for “five months and growing strong.”   In a blog post, Libra Association developer Michael Engle said that the Libra testnet has registered more than 51,000 transactions since it was reset in September.

    Developers have also developed 34 projects on the testnet, including 10 wallets and 11 blockchain explorers.

    The Libra Association has also launched a so-called “pre-mainnet,” which is a replica of the actual mainnet for testing purposes. The update stated that the pre-mainnet now has 7 nodes in operation, with 14 more in process.

  • Facebook Libra: everyone leaves even before the launch

    The final straw for the companies that left on Friday 11 October was when they heard that Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg would be testifying on Libra to the House Financial Services Committee on 23 October. SOURCE:https://davidgerard.co.uk/blockchain/2019/10/15/facebook-and-libras-terrible-horrible-no-good-very-bad-week/ More