Is Facebook Buying Whatsapp?
Strengthening its mobile hand, Facebook is reportedly in acquisition talks with Whatsapp -- an ad-free, paid multiplatform mobile messaging app. “As mobile becomes the most bloody
battleground in the Internet’s game of thrones, you can see how such a deal could make sense,” TechCrunch writes. “For starters, it would be another way for Facebook to continue
extending its touchpoints with mobile consumer.”