Your Mobile Contact List Are Now The Real Social Network — TechCrunch


Facebook’s surprising acquisition of WhatsApp signals that it has realized that users’ true social network is the contact list on their smartphones. Mobile contacts are usually limited to people a user knows well and actually communicates with, a veritable treasure trove when compared to the copious list of Facebook friends that many users have accumulated over the years.

via Mobile Contacts Are Now The Real Social Network — TechCrunch