Facebook is working on a cryptocurrency for WhatsApp to rival bitcoin

Facebook’s appears to be close to fruition, with reports suggesting the technology giant is within a few months of launching its own bitcoin-style currency. A secret team of around 50 Facebook employees are working on the cryptocurrency, according to The New York Times, who cited five anonymous sources close to the project.

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via www.independent.co.uk