will complement Facebook’s existing chat and messaging services with new tools providing a strong network effect in communication around the world.As a part of the deal, WhatsApp co-founder and chief executive officer Jan Koum will join the board of Facebook and the entire WhatsApp team will be working under Facebook in Mountain View.
WhatsApp Messenger is a kind of cross-platform mobile messaging app allowing people to exchange messages without having to pay extra for SMS. This is generally available for iPhone, BlackBerry, Android, Windows Phone and Nokia, etc. WhatsApp Messenger uses the same internet data plan that people use for email and web browsing, so no extra cost arises to message and stay in touch with friends. This App also facilitates creating groups and exchanging each other unlimited image, video and audio media message.