Friday 26 December 2014
 
»
Tag
 
»
WhatsApp

Is there still life for SMS?

While some predict the death of SMS, its reach still makes it a widely used tool. In the last years, there has been a rise in OTT applications (over-the-top content, referring to delivery of media over the internet without the use of an operator

More…

Facebook completes WhatsApp buy at $22 billion

Facebook closed its acquisition of mobile messaging service WhatsApp on Monday, with the final price tag rising an additional $3 billion to roughly $22 billion because of the increased value of Facebook's stock in recent months.

More…

Facebook wins EU nod for $19 billion WhatsApp bid

Facebook, the world's most popular social network, gained European Union clearance on Friday for its proposed $19 billion takeover of mobile messaging startup WhatsApp in a deal setting it against the telecoms industry. The la

More…

Facebook to win EU approval for $19bn WhatsApp bid

Leading social network Facebook will win unconditional EU approval for its $19 billion offer for mobile messaging startup WhatsApp in a deal pitting it against telecoms operators, two people familiar with the matter said. The land

More…

Only Etisalat, du licensed for VOIP in UAE: TRA

Only Etisalat and du are licensed to provide telecommunication services in the UAE including VOIP (Voice Over Internet Protocol) services, said the country’s Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA). The VOIP regulatory

More…

WhatsApp to introduce voice calls?

Rumours are rife that WhatsApp could be offering free VoIP (Voice Over Internet Protocol) calls to 600 million users, a report said, while casting doubts whether the service will be allowed in the UAE. "The leaked images of t

More…

Iran judge summons Facebook CEO

A conservative Iranian court opened a case against instant messaging services WhatsApp and Instagram while also summoning Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg over complaints of privacy violation, state news agency Isna reported on Tuesday.

More…

Whatsapp to offer voice calls

The world's biggest messaging service WhatsApp, which Facebook bought for $19 billion recently, will add voice calls to its product in the second quarter of this year, its chief executive Jan Koum said. With 450 million users

More…

WhatsApp? No sign of Goldman Sachs

The world's top deal adviser for nine of the past 10 years, Goldman Sachs Group has been notably absent on 2014's largest mergers and acquisitions, including Facebook's $19 billion deal to purchase mobile messaging service WhatsApp.

More…

WhatsApp suffers 3-hour outage

WhatsApp, the rapidly expanding mobile messaging app, suffered an outage for more than three hours on Saturday, frustrating users just days after its acquisition by Facebook for $19 billion. "WhatsApp service has been restore

More…
 1 2 3 4 5 >  Last ›

calendarCalendar of Events

Ads