This week Facebook acquired messaging service WhatsApp for $19 billion, a big event in the tech world.
There was some interesting activity in the Indian funding space too. Mobile payment solution Ezetap raised $8 million in a Series B round, VC firm Mayfield raise a second India fund worth $108 million, and Paul Singh is planning to make a comeback as a Venture Capitalist.
With a slew of fundings and launches, there is a resurgence among mobile payment startups in India. We have posted a look at the past, present and future of mobile payment startups in the country.
Here is a curated list of all the important happenings from this week.