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Marc Andreessen on Net Neutrality

Marc Andreessen is turning out to be one the most intelligent and reasoned voices on the net neutrality issue.  Two recent Twitter threads serve as proof. See the links below.  

Marc Andreessen on Net Neutrality and Innovation from back in January. 

Marc Andreessen on Net Neutrality and Competition from today (Feb 23d).

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Facebook notes that WhatsApp has over 450 million MAUs, with 70 percent of those active each day. In a staggering comparison, Facebook also notes that the messaging volume of WhatsApp approaches the SMS volume of the entire global telecom industry — and that it’s adding 1 million users a day.

From TechCrunch piece on FB buying Whatsapp 

It is astounding that a single messaging app could rival the volume of the entire global SMS industry.