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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.

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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

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Facebook plots first steps into healthcare

Facebook already knows who your friends are and the kind of things that grab your attention. Soon, it could also know the state of your health. On the heels of fellow Silicon Valley technology companies Apple and Google, Facebook

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Facebook plots first steps into healthcare

Facebook already knows who your friends are and the kind of things that grab your attention. Soon, it could also know the state of your health. On the heels of fellow Silicon Valley technology companies Apple and Google, Facebook

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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

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Facebook to launch new advertising platform

Facebook is set to unveil a new advertising platform to improve effectiveness of online ads, the Wall Street Journal reported on Monday citing people with knowledge of the matter. The product is a redesigned version of Atlas Adver

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WU hunts for UAE brand ambassador

The Western Union Company (WU), a leading money transfer company, is inviting Facebook users in the UAE to step forward and participate to become the new face of the Western Union loyalty programme. “Face of my WU” is an int

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Facebook ready to spend billions to bring world online

Facebook is prepared to spend billions of dollars to reach its goal of bringing the Internet to everyone on the planet, chief executive Mark Zuckerberg said at a conference in Mexico City. "What we really care about is connec

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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

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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

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