19th Feb 2014 11:39pm
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In the modern world news is happening every second somewhere in the world and various media outlets like to keep on top of things as soon as they happen - and as you may know from when you've been typing something really quickly (or if you touch-type) you do make the odd few errors along the way and no more so than what BBC News did, after sending out a headline alert about WhatsApp's acquision for $16 million by Facebook (I'm going to save the pointless rant about them aquiring the service to myself - as it was/is a pointless takeover).

Thanks to some eagle-eyed Twitter users, they were able to capture the mistake...

BBC News WhatsApp Goof

... before the BBC sent out a "correction" message ...

BBC News WhatsApp Goof

 

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