This Is Our Favorite Article About Facebook’s $19B WhatsApp Acquisition

This Is Our Favorite Article About Facebook's $19B WhatsApp Acquisition

Happy Friday! How was your week? Ours was so great! But we’re pretty sure Jan Koum had a better one…

With WhatsApp’s valuation now more than that of Xerox or The Gap – like, an entire country’s GDP more – the question we’ve been hearing all week has been a resounding, “Why?!”

Leave it to the Economist to make some sense of it. Click through for our favorite summation of this Billion with a B deal.