Whatsapp now has 500 million lively customers to supply its new social overlord
Some corporations lose their following after an acquisition, however not Whatsapp — apparently, its userbase simply continued to develop after Fb purchased it for $19 billion. The FB-owned entity has revealed that it now has 500 million lively customers, up 50 million from the time the social community snapped it up. In response to Whatsapp CEO Jan Kuom, the app has seen the quickest progress in Brazil, India, Mexico and Russia in current months. Kuom did not point out whether or not the buyout helped increase Whatsapp’s affect in these areas, however it’s value noting that Brazil, India and Mexico had a number of the largest Fb consumer numbers in 2013, based on a statistics analyst. He additionally talked about that folks have been sharing over seven hundred million photographs and one hundred million movies per day over the app.
With progress like this, we would not be stunned if it is true that suppliers in all places have collectively misplaced out on $33 billion because of the common messaging app. Sadly, the CEO did not have something to share concerning the VoIP function for iOS, so the Whatsapp trustworthy should wait a bit extra.