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Facebook to Buy WhatsApp for ~19 Billion USD

WhatsApp Inc. was founded in 2009 by Americans Brian Acton and Jan Koum, Both former employees of Yahoo! Back in 2009, Brian Acton sent out the following tweets after going for a job at Twitter & Facebook “Got denied by Twitter HQ. That’s ok. Would have been a long commute” @brianacton 24 May 2009 “Facebook […]