Monday, January 18, 2016

WhatsApp completely free, drops $0.99 annual subscription fee

WhatsApp completely free,

The Facebook-owned mobile messaging has removed the annual $1 subscription fee for WhatsApp users will instead look to make money by letting companies talk to people in messages.

WhatsApp charges $0.99, after the first year. But it will drop that charge and go completely free.

Jan Koum, WhatsApp's co-founder, said that the subscription fee really doesn't work that well in alot of countries. "It really doesn't work in a lot of countries and it is hard for people to pay as they don't have a credit card, they don't even have a bank account, so we don't want people to think that at some point their communication with the world will be cut off,