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WhatsApp grows to 10 bln messages per day

Monday 27 August 2012 | 12:46 CET | News
The instant messaging app WhatsApp has grown to around 10 billion messages per day, the company tweeted. This includes around 4 billion in inbound messages and 6 billion messages sent, including group chats. The app has grown from around 2 billion messages per day in March, and now ranks as the number-one most-downloaded app in a number of countries, including the US. The Dutch were earlier adopters of the app, which has been seen as one of the main drivers of mobile operator KPN signalling a fall-off in SMS traffic over the past year. The app counts an estimated 4 million registered users in

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