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Google Wanted To Buy WhatsApp, Too

The Google Inc. logo is seen through water droplets for an arranged photograph in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Monday, Oct. 15,
The Google Inc. logo is seen through water droplets for an arranged photograph in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Monday, Oct. 15, 2012. Google Inc. is scheduled to release earnings data on Oct. 18. Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Images

Two separate sources have told me that's how much Google (GOOG) offered to purchase WhatsApp.

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