Facebook Buying WhatsApp

Facebook Buying WhatsApp

In the largest ever venture-capital acquisition, it was announced Wednesday that Facebook is to buy WhatsApp for a phenomenal $19 billion. Although it has been reported that the deal came together quickly over a two-week period, Mark Zuckerberg, co-founder of Facebook, began talks with WhatsApp’s co-founder Jan Koum in 2012. Initially meeting in a café, […]

Bullying Victims Long-Term Health

Bullying Victims Long-Term Health

A study published in the journal Pediatrics on Feb. 17 shows increased negative long-term health effects for the victims of bullying. The lead author is Boston Children’s Hospital associate professor of pediatrics, Laura Bogart. The study involved 4,297 fifth through tenth graders from public schools in Los Angeles, Houston and Birmingham. Children were interviewed in […]

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