Tag archive for ‘Whatsapp’
Efrat Peretz On Wednesday, March 21st, 2018

Cambridge Analytica Case: Whatsapp Co-Founder Calling Users to Delete Facebook

Facebook absorb unexpected fire from Brian Acton, one of the two Whatsapp founders, The company Facebook acquired 4 years ago for astonishing $1.9 billion, its largest acquisition to date. Acton said on Twitter: More...

Statista On Friday, November 10th, 2017

Snapchat vs. Instagram and Whatsapp: Attack of the Clones

  Following a disappointing earnings report on Tuesday, Snap’s shares dropped nearly 15 percent on Wednesday as shareholders appear to be losing faith in the company. While Snapchat is still immensely More...

Facebook Accused of Misleading EU Regulators in WhatsApp Takeover

Facebook has been charged by The European commission for giving what it describes as misleading information when the company bought WhatsApp. This year just keeps on getting worse for Mark Zuckerberg so lucky for More...

Jewish Business News On Monday, November 28th, 2016

Jan Koum Dumps Another $42.8 Million Worth of Facebook Stock

Jan Koum, a founder of WhatsApp, has continued to divest himself of Facebook stock. The entrepreneur sold off another $42.8 million last week. According to Forbes, Koum has now unloaded more than half of More...

Ynet News On Thursday, August 25th, 2016

WhatsApp to Share Your Phone Number With Facebook

Global messaging service WhatsApp says it will start sharing the phone numbers of its users with Facebook, its parent company. That means WhatsApp users could soon start seeing more targeted ads on Facebook — More...

News On Sunday, May 1st, 2016

Facebook Sees 52 Percent Increase in First Quarter

  On July 13, 2015, Facebook became the fastest company in the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index to reach a market cap of Dollars 250 billion. Facebook’s supremacy in the mobile ads world is More...

News Brief On Tuesday, January 19th, 2016

WhatsApp and Instagram Shift Business Models, FT

  Jan Koum, co-founder and chief executive of the messaging app acquired by Facebook for $22 billion in 2014, told the DLD technology conference in Munich that WhatsApp is scrapping the 99-cent annual More...

News Brief On Thursday, December 17th, 2015

Brazil Court Just Blocked WhatsApp Despite Almost Everyone in Brazil Using It

A court in Brazil has ordered telecommunications companies to block popular messaging service WhatsApp for 48 hours, citing a failure to respond properly to a criminal case. According to Brazilian newspaper O More...

News Brief On Friday, September 4th, 2015

WhatsApp Now Has 900 Million Monthly Active Users

WhatsApp today passed 900 million monthly active users, according to founder Jan Koum. The popular mobile messaging app most recently hit the 800 million monthly active user milestone in April. Koum tagged More...

News Brief On Thursday, August 6th, 2015

Hacking Team Reverse Engineered WhatsApp, Facebook and Others to Steal Your iPhone’s Data

After extensive amounts of Hacking Team’s internal data leaked online recently, researchers have been combing through it to find what kind of attacks the company was using. One attack, uncovered by FireEye, More...

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