Check out this article here.  If you aren’t familiar with Whatsapp, it’s a messaging platform that exists on pretty much every mobile device.  It was and is the leader.  There really isn’t anything fancy about the app; it’s just that it works on so many platforms and it has so many users.  It of course uses your data connection, whether it be wifi or 2g/3g/4g.  Furthermore, you can add voice, text, media, location, contact information to any message.  It’s pretty easy and simple.  They have been atop the rankings in the Apple Store for a long time.  This company is in a solid position and if Google does intend to buy them, Whatsapp has the upper hand. There are competitors[…]