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Facebook in talks to acquire Whatsapp - report

Monday 3 December 2012 | 09:24 CET | News
Mobile messaging app Whatsapp is in talks to be acquired by Facebook, sources close to the matter told TechCrunch. Acquiring the popular messaging app would provide a big boost to Facebook's mobile strategy, where it has been working to expand its offering. In its last quarterly report, Facebook reported monthly mobile users on the social network up 61 percent year-on-year to 604 million, already more than half its total user base of just over 1 billion. While WhatsApp has not disclosed user numbers, it announced in August that its traffic has passed over 10 billion messages a day. The app

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Facebook / WhatsApp
Countries: World
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