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WhatsApp co-founder Brian Acton is leaving to start a non-profit

  • Wed, 13 Sep 2017 14:44
 WhatsApp co-founder Brian Acton is leaving the Facebook-owned messaging app to start his own non-profit business. Acton announced the decision on Facebook, of course: After 8 years at WhatsApp, I have decided to move on and start a new chapter in my life. I am very fortunate at my age to have the flexibility to take new risks and focus on what I’m passionate about. I’ve decided… Read More Facebook – TechCrunch

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