WhatsApp's path in Asia murky after Facebook deal

Feb 21, 2014, 6:08 AM EST
The logo of mobile app "WhatsApp" is displayed on a tablet on January 2, 2014 in Paris.
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WhatsApp may be hugely popular but its forays into Asia, the world's biggest mobile market, have had mixed success, raising questions about whether it can sustain the explosive growth Facebook Inc cited to justify its $19 billion price tag.
Background:
In Asia, WhatsApp posts mixed message for Facebook [Reuters]
Why Mark Zuckerberg’s social network is paying such a whopping sum for a messaging startup [The Economist]

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