Onavo is a mobile-focused company, having been able to launch popular mobile apps such as Onavo Count, Onavo Extend, and Onavo Protect.
"We’re excited to join their team, and hope to play a critical role in reaching one of Internet.org’s most significant goals – using data more efficiently, so that more people around the world can connect and share," said Rosen.
Once the deal is finalized, the company's office in Tel-Aviv, Isreal, will become Facebook's new home in the country. It's worth noting that Facebook has acquired other Israeli companies in the past: Snaptu and Face.com.
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