Internal Facebook emails show how the company used VPN app Onavo, which it later acquired, to closely track WhatsApp's rise before its $19B acquisition (BuzzFeed News)

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Internal Facebook emails show how the company used VPN app Onavo, which it later acquired, to closely track WhatsApp's rise before its $19B acquisition  —  In February 2014, Facebook purchased the messaging service WhatsApp for $19 billion.  The acquisition price was staggering for an app …



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