A Criptomoneda to transfer money in WHATSAPP?
Facebook works to implement a digital currency that reduces the effects of volatility.
Facebook is working on a Criptomoneda that allows users to transfer money through WHATSAPP, which would first arrive in India.
In spite of the effects produced in the Asian country by the circulation of false information through WHATSAPP, the messaging service has a significant popularity with more than 200 million of user, in addition to leading the sending of remittances in the 2017 with a Number of 69 billion dollars, according to the World Bank.
Bloomberg reported that the social network would be working on a digital currency with a direct correlation to the dollar to keep its value stable. Although it would still be necessary to determine the details of its regulation and protection system.
David Marcus, who led the implementation of the Facebook Messenger app since 2014, would now be the head of exploration for blockchain, a new division of the company looking for new ways to take advantage of the Criptomonedas within the social network. The 2.5 million users around the world of the Social network and their annual revenues of more than 40 billion dollars, could allow Facebook to be the first technology company to launch a Criptomoneda in minimizing the effects of volatility.