Feb 19, 2014 ... Facebook is buying WhatsApp, agreeing to pay $19 billion in cash and stock for
the popular smartphone messaging service.
Feb 19, 2014 ... Why Facebook Just Spent $19 Billion on a Messaging App ... borders, skirting
international SMS fees and only paying for the cost of data.
Feb 19, 2015 ... So when Facebook announced it would pay $19 billion to acquire WhatsApp ...
Instead, Facebook possesses the most popular messaging app, and has ...
considering it's vowed not to show ads and only charges its skimpy $1 ...
Feb 19, 2014 ... Buying WhatsApp will only bolster Facebook's already strong position in ...
Messenger, Facebook's a standalone messaging app for mobile ... Facebook (FB
) said it will pay WhatsApp $4 billion in cash and $12 billion in stock.
CEO-level M&A is usually about (x) making a big, strategic bet, (y) often out of
fear of behind ... Why did Facebook shell out $19 billion for an app whereas
Microsoft paid $7 ... is the logic behind Microsoft acquiring Nokia only to write off
$7.5 billion? ... Zuckerberg's big headache: Messaging app fans don't use
Oct 28, 2014 ... WhatsApp made just $10 million in revenue in 2013. ... Facebook Paid $19
Billion for WhatsApp, Which Lost $138 Million Last Year ... far from profitable
when Facebook shelled out roughly $19 billion for the messaging app in ...
Feb 20, 2014 ... In just four years, messaging service WhatsApp has attracted hundreds of
millions of users around the globe. Now Facebook is buying the app ...
Feb 20, 2014 ... Facebook to Buy Messaging App WhatsApp for $19 Billion ... At that price,
Rakuten is paying $3 for each of Viber's 300 million users, while ... “They just took
out their primary threat and they recognize that overnight it makes ...
Facebook bought the famous application WhatsApp for the modest total of 19
billion dollars. ... Why Facebook had to pay $19 billion for #WhatsApp ...
messaging ones that “connects people more immediately and intimately than
Facebook”*. ... In India and in a lot of Asian countries, the mobile is – just like it's
the case for .....
Mar 25, 2015 ... With so much cash thrown around in Silicon Valley, it's not easy for an acquisition
to ... Facebook's (FB) acquisition of WhatsApp last year did just that ... WhatsApp,
a text messaging app used widely across the globe, ... This price tag is dwarfed
by the actual price Facebook paid: $21.8 billion, or $55 per us...