Today’s top tech news: Facebook’s Libra isn’t coming to India, Whatsapp, Jio, Hotstar could be affected by malware and Flipkart could exit wholesale business
- Facebook’s much talked about Libra is not coming to India.
- Facebook’s spokesperson told Bloomberg that they will continue to work with the Indian government to see if the current mandate be updated.
- Meanwhile, a new malware called Agent Smith could be the reason why your WhatsApp is filled with ads.
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Facebook has confirmed that Libra isn’t coming to India as government shies away from ‘private’ cryptocurrencies
Malware affecting Jio Apps, WhatsApp, Flipkart and Hotstar ‘primarily targeted’ Indian users through Alibaba’s app store
Flipkart is looking to exit wholesale business to toe the government's line, says report
WhatsApp messages can be traced without diluting encryption, says an IIT Madras Professor