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Facebook Acquires WhatsApp for $19 Billion

WhatsApp

Social media colossal Facebook has unveiled that it is acquiring the most prominent instant mobile messaging platform WhatsApp for 19 billion dollars. It’s an astonishing milestone for the WhatsApp’s co-founders Brian Acton and Jan Koum, including their significant team. Facebook has even given more details of the acquisition, which includes 4 billion dollars in cash and 12 billion dollars in the Facebook stock. Moreover, extra 3 billion dollars in restricted stock will also be provided to the WhatsApp team over…
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