What else could Facebook have bought in $ 22 bn? Uganda’s GDP
If you are reading this it’s highly likely that you have used Facebook or one of its acquired products like WhatsApp, Instagram or snaptu. The company has so far spent a thumping $22 billion or more including disclosed acquisitions since it began operations ten years ago.
With the help of an info-graphic, the guys at Marketo have compared the $22 billion to the gross domestic products (GDP) of countries, including our very own Uganda which will come as no surprise given that we are a developing nation. They have also included the net worth of celebrities like Oprah and Bill Gates, the price of making movies of which Facebook current acquisitions surpass hit blockbuster movies like Avatar and Pirates of the Caribbean. Take a look below: