FTC to probe Facebook’s deal to buy WhatsApp

Source: Jessica Guynn - The L.A. Times

The Electronic Privacy Information Center and the Center for Digital Democracy are urging the Federal Trade Commission to investigate Facebook’s $19 billion acquisition of mobile messaging service WhatsApp.


The privacy groups are asking government regulators to block the proposed acquisition until any privacy issues are resolved.


 

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