Facebook to Buy WhatsApp Messenger for an Astounding $16 Billion

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  1. dgstorm

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    Here's a large news piece for this late Wednesday afternoon. This was first reported on one of our sister-sites by Phil.

    Continue Reading @ Facebook Buying WhatsApp Messenger for $16 Billion
     
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    Looks like they are looking to compete with Google voice.

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    Quick, let's all put our heads together and make an app that will sell for 1/16th of what WhatsApp has sold for. We'd all be filthy rich!

    I have the perfect name: Flappy Chat
     
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    love it lol!!!