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Facebook buying WhatsApp for $19-billion

WhatsApp is a phone app that allows users to message people without having to pay for SMS.

Facebook is purchasing WhatsApp for about $19-billion, which includes $4-billion in cash and $12-billion in Facebook shares.

WhatsApp is a phone app that allows users to message people without having to pay for SMS.

Facebook says that 450 million people use WhatsApp each month.

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