Facebook Taps PayPal President David Marcus To Lead Mobile Messaging Efforts

by David Cohen
PayPal President David Marcus is switching gears, leaving the electronic payment service to join Facebook and lead the social network's mobile messaging efforts. Facebook has several irons in the fire when it comes to mobile messaging, including its own Messenger applications, $19 billion acquisition WhatsApp, and the apparent impending launch of potential Snapchat competitor Slingshot.Read the full article