Meta trademark filing hints at plans for crypto payments platform


The five applications suggest the social media firm may use its namesake in a payments processing platform called Meta Pay. Social media giant Facebook’s parent company, Meta, may be planning to launch a payments platform with support for cryptocurrency.  According to records submitted to the United States Patent and Trademark Office, or USPTO, on May … Read more

Former Meta Lead Launches Bitcoin Lightning Company, Lightspark


David Marcus, former lead of Facebook Messenger, announced the creation of Lightspark, a Lightning Network infrastructure company. David Marcus, ex-Meta executive for Facebook Messenger, has announced the creation of his new company, Lightspark. Lightspark will focus on building, exploring and creating on the Bitcoin Lightning Network. Marcus notes his passionate belief that led to this … Read more