AT&T has apparently realized that customers have little need to pay for international text messages when there are plenty of …
Zuckerberg said his company’s $19 billion acquisition of mobile messaging service WhatsApp will allow the startup to focus on growing its user base — and not on making money — over the next five years.
The messaging service will allow voice calls as early as April, said chief executive Jan Koum
Messaging app was down for hours, just days after news of $19 billion acquisition by Facebook
Also: How you, too, can make a $19 billion smartphone app. Also: Not really.
Now it’s buying his company for $19 billion
Remember when $1 billion seemed like a lot of money for a hot app?