Facebook will announce cryptocurrency project this month

According to CNBC's reference to The Information, Facebook will announce its cryptocurrency later this month and will allow employees engaged in the project to receive a salary in the form of the cryptocurrency. Facebook also plans to pass control of the cryptocurrency to external parties to ensure that digital assets are not fully centralized. It is reported that third-party organizations will pay up to $10 million in funding to have the opportunity to act as a node on the Facebook cryptocurrency network to verify transactions.