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WhatsApp denies reported Facebook acquisition talks

Tuesday 4 December 2012 | 10:08 CET | News
Mobile messaging service WhatsApp has denied a report it's in talks for a takeover by Facebook. TechCrunch reported earlier that Facebook was planning to acquire the company, without naming its sources or providing further details. WhatsApp told the site All Things Digital: "The TechCrunch article is a rumor and not factually accurate. We have no further information to share at the moment." Other unnamed sources told All Things Digital that there were no acquisition talks underway. Facebook declined to comment.

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