WhatsApp's 250 million active users can cut both ways for carriers

06/20/2013 | CNET

WhatsApp might be considered a legitimate threat to wireless carrier business now that the messaging application has reached a 250 million active user base, Dara Kerr writes. Then again, carriers might see the glass half full, that the messaging app is driving smartphone and data-plan adoption, according to WhatsApp CEO Jan Koum.

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