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Inequality, Productivity, and WhatsApp

robertreich:

If you ever wonder what’s fueling America’s staggering inequality, ponder Facebook’s acquisition of the mobile messaging company WhatsApp .

According to news reports today, Facebook has agreed to buy WhatsApp for $19 billion.

That’s the highest price paid for a startup in history. It’s $3…

The last paragraph of this post is one of the biggest issues facing the United States right now. If not *the* biggest.

Man Bartlett