Mark Zuckerberg renamed Instagram. WhatsApp is next in turn »GoGetNews News

The social network Facebook added its brand to the name Instagram and intends to do the same with WhatsApp. So the company wants to "more clearly identify products and services that are part of Facebook," said a spokeswoman for the social media publication The Information.

News agency Bloomberg called the decision of the leadership of the social network controversial: Instagram and WhatsApp were born outside of Facebook and are developing largely due to their own identity.

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While Facebook's popularity among young users is declining, both Instagram and WhatsApp are growing in popularity, The Verge emphasizes.

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