Facebook has splashed the cash again. The receiver of the “bucks”, What’sApp and its owners and stakeholders. $19 Billion did the social media leader spent on the messaging app and with that, the transaction became the biggest social media deal so far. Looking at the infographic reveals some inflationary pricing, considering that Instagram was bought for $1 Billion and Snapchat was offered $3 Billion by Facebook not that long ago.
The infographic reveals a few other interesting numbers. That What’sApp is sending 500 million images a day compared to the 350 million sent by Facebook might look like a surprise to many. Have a look and see what else is worth mentioning around this deal.
Text: Vitus Feldmann – Infographic Source: TechInfographics