WhatsApp founder touts app’s newest numbers: 700M monthly active users, 30B daily messages

WhatsApp is relatively unknown in the U.S. compared to its international footprint, which is particularly large in Asia. Messaging in Asia is particularly competitive, attracting investments from other major tech companies. E-commerce giant Alibaba took a $215 million stake in Tango, and Chinese conglomerate Tencent owns WeChat. Messaging apps have come to prominence as smartphone […]