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Whatsapp Now Has Close To 1 Billion Monthly Users

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WhatsappIn 2015 alone, popular social networking platform Whatsapp gained another 200million monthly users, which gives them the total number of 900 million — a hundred million users shy from 1 billion active users.

Last year, Whatsapp announced that it served up to 600 million consumers in the month of August. In October 2014, Silicon Valley headquartered social giant, Facebook, who paid $1 billion for Instagram in 2012, bought Whatsapp for $19 billion.

Whatsapp was invented in 2009 by former Yahoo employees Brian Acton and Jan Koum who in 2007 applied to work for Facebook but got rejected.

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