Biography Google intends to $1 billion acquisition of cross platform messaging application WhatsApp

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technology news (Chao Hui) April 8th Beijing time news, according to foreign media reports, Digital technology website Trends quoted sources said, Google (micro-blog) in cross platform messaging application WhatsApp acquisition of negotiations, intends to $1 billion acquisition of the latter.

sources said the above, Google intends to acquire WhatsApp, but the WhatsApp team tough attitude, adhere to nearly $1 billion worth. WhatsApp will be put under the arm will provide a fast channel for Google’s application of a variety of information fusion, improve the competitiveness in the field of communications and Facebook. Google’s messaging applications include Google Voice, Google Hangouts and Google Talk, etc..

fusion of a variety of news applications may be one of the top priorities of Google. There are rumors that Google in the development of a project called Babble, providing cross platform communication services between its services. In July last year, the acquisition of iOS e-mail application Sparrow, like the rumors of the acquisition of WhatsApp transactions may be to obtain a mature, professional team.

It is reported that Google had approached

, WhatsApp, in early December of last year expressed willingness to purchase. In addition, it is reported that Facebook is also considering the acquisition of WhatsApp.

since its release, WhatsApp has achieved great success, attracting tens of millions of Android, blackberry, Windows Phone and iOS users. Currently, WhatsApp is Apple’s iTunes Store in the top second paid applications.

WhatsApp does not publish advertising, through the collection of fees charged to the user $1 a year to get a substantial income. IPhone users need to pay $1 for the first time to download WhatsApp, but recently there are rumors that the iPhone version of WhatsApp will use the same model with other platforms. Other platform users can download and use a free service for one year, and then you can choose whether to pay $1 per year service fee. Although the WhatsApp has not disclosed any financial details, the sources said WhatsApp annual revenue of about $100 million.

Tencent

technology news (Chao Hui) April 8th Beijing time news, according to foreign media reports, Digital technology website Trends quoted sources said, Google (micro-blog) in cross platform messaging application WhatsApp acquisition of negotiations, intends to $1 billion acquisition of the latter.

sources said the above, Google intends to acquire WhatsApp, but the WhatsApp team tough attitude, adhere to nearly $1 billion worth. WhatsApp will be put under the arm will provide a fast channel for Google’s application of a variety of information fusion, improve the competitiveness in the field of communications and Facebook. Google’s messaging applications include Google Voice, Google Hangouts and Google Talk, etc..

fusion of a variety of news applications may be one of the top priorities of Google. There are rumors that Google in the development of a project called Babble, providing cross platform communication services between its services. In July last year, the acquisition of iOS e-mail application Sparrow, like the rumors of the acquisition of WhatsApp transactions may be to obtain a mature, professional team.

It is reported that Google had approached

, WhatsApp, in early December of last year expressed willingness to purchase. In addition, it is reported that Facebook is also considering the acquisition of WhatsApp.

since its release, WhatsApp has achieved great success, attracting tens of millions of Android, blackberry, Windows Phone and iOS users. Currently, WhatsApp is Apple’s iTunes Store in the top second paid applications.

WhatsApp does not publish advertising, through the collection of fees charged to the user $1 a year to get a substantial income. IPhone users need to pay $1 for the first time to download WhatsApp, but recently there are rumors that the iPhone version of WhatsApp will use the same model with other platforms. Other platform users can download and use a free service for one year, and then you can choose whether to pay $1 per year service fee. Although the WhatsApp has not disclosed any financial details, the sources said WhatsApp annual revenue of about $100 million.

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