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WhatsApp Explains Why They Clamped Down On Third-Party Apps

01/22/2015, A couple of days ago we reported that WhatsApp had begun to ban users who were using third-party clients such as WhatsApp+. Previously WhatsApp had claimed this was done out of the safety for its users and if that reason wasn’t good enough for you,...

WhatsApp+ Is Officially Dead After Receiving Cease & Desist Letter

01/21/2015, According to a report yesterday, WhatsApp had started to ban some of its users for using third-party clients such as WhatsApp+, a client for WhatsApp that offered more customization features. According to its developer, they were working on finding a way...

WhatSim SIM Card Lets You Access WhatsApp Anywhere In The World

01/21/2015, Thanks to instant messaging apps like WhatsApp, we are able to chat with our friends and family from different countries for free (subscription fee notwithstanding). Prior to this if we wanted to send messages to our friends or family members from...

WhatsApp Web Client Launched, No iOS Support At The Moment

01/21/2015, About a month ago, we reported that thanks to code sightings found within the WhatsApp Android beta, it was hinted that the company was working on a web client that would basically allow users to chat directly from the web to their contacts, much like...

New WhatsApp Version Hits BlackBerry World

01/20/2015, WhatsApp is an extremely popular instant messaging app that has millions of users all around the world. The thing is, not all mobile platforms support WhatsApp. Having said that, a spanking new version of WhatsApp has already arrived on BlackBerry World,...

WhatsApp Banning Users Who Use Third-Party Clients

01/20/2015, One of the great things about using Android is the customizability. The platform itself is highly customizable and there are apps and tools that allows further customization to turn the phone into a device that is uniquely yours. Unfortunately this...

WhatsApp For Android Updated, Address Priority Mode Bug

01/20/2015, It can be embarrassing and a bit rude when your phone goes off at an event where it should have been put on silent, such as in the movies, or in a meeting, or in class. However WhatsApp for Android has been giving users a bit of problem in that regard as...

WhatsApp Could Come Preinstalled On The Samsung Z1

01/12/2015, We have been hearing for quite a while now that Samsung plans on launching a Tizen-based smartphone in the form of the Samsung Z1. In fact we had heard that the phone’s possible launch date has been set for the 18th of January which means that we can...

WhatsApp Boasts 700 Million Monthly Active Users

01/07/2015, With so many messenger apps available at the moment – Facebook Messenger, WhatsApp, Skype, Viber, Line, BBM, KakaoTalk, WeChat, etc. – how does one know which one to choose? Well at the moment it looks like WhatsApp could be the way to go...

WhatsApp “Call Via Skype” Could Be A Reality

01/05/2015, WhatsApp, the instant messaging app that has helped millions of people save plenty of money in terms of text messaging costs over the years, has been thrusted into the limelight yet again – with word of the company preparing itself to offer voice...

WhatsApp Voice Calling Feature Might Look Like This

12/25/2014, There may be lots of cross-platform messaging services available right now but WhatsApp is a clear market leader. It was one of the first services of its kind to work cross-platform and has since captured hundreds of millions of users around the world....

WhatsApp Beta For Android’s Code Reveals Plans For A Browser App

12/12/2014, WhatsApp is primarily a smartphone messaging app where users can send each other messages via the app, regardless of what platform they are using. However it seems that users have long been asking WhatsApp to include more cross-platform functionality, not...

WhatsApp Starts To Encrypt All Data

11/18/2014, WhatsApp, deemed by many to be one of the most popular instant messaging platforms in the world, has started to encrypt the entirety of its data – and this is by default, too, which is a move that privacy advocates claim would be able to do its bid...