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Tag: Brian Acton

  • Tuesday, May 1st 2018 - 07:20 UTC

    WhatsApp CEO steps down: allegedly clashes with parent company Facebook

    “The team is stronger than ever and it'll continue to do amazing things... And I'll still be cheering WhatsApp on - just from the outside”, said Mr. Koum

    WhatsApp chief executive Jan Koum is to quit the popular messaging service he co-founded. In a post on Facebook, he said he was “taking some time off to do things I enjoy outside of technology”. However, according to a Washington Post report earlier on Monday, Mr Koum had clashed with parent company Facebook over Whatsapp's strategy.