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Whatsapp Acquisition

Why WhatsApp Is The Startup Silicon Valley Deserved

Taylor Casti | Posted 04.22.2014 | Technology
Taylor Casti

In a land of pushy 20-something wunderkind CEOs, WhatsApp's Jan Koum is a 37-year-old black sheep who just wants to build a great product without media attention. No muss, no fuss.

A Beginner's Guide To WhatsApp

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 02.20.2014 | Technology

On Wednesday, Facebook acquired the messaging app WhatsApp for $19 billion. If you're not one of the 450 million people in the world who already u...

Facebook Is No Longer Happy Just Being Facebook

Bianca Bosker | Posted 04.21.2014 | Technology
Bianca Bosker

We've thought of Facebook's growing ecosystem of services as revolving around and expanding the core Facebook experience. We're thinking too small. Zuckerberg is dreaming of an even larger universe of services that aren't tied to Facebooking, but communicating -- full stop.