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Passcode Protection May Soon Be Available For WhatsApp Chats

09/22/2016, The world’s largest cross-platform messaging service may soon roll out another privacy-focused feature for its billion-plus users across the globe. The service already offers end-to-end encryption by default to all of its users and in the interest...

WhatsApp Now Lets Users Tag Other Users In Group Chats

09/20/2016, On social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram, you can get the attention of someone by tagging/mentioning them using the “@” symbol. This has been in place for quite a while now, but it looks like WhatsApp has finally caught up. The...

WhatsApp For iOS Gets Siri Integration

09/14/2016, With the launch of iOS 10, Apple has finally made Siri available to third-party developers. Prior to this, Apple had pretty much limited Siri’s use to its own apps and services, which honestly kind of hampered the platform’s potential. One of the...

WhatsApp Beta Adds Stickers And Image Drawing

09/12/2016, WhatsApp for the most part has been a rather straightforward messaging app. This is versus apps like LINE or Snapchat which tend to offer up slightly more “fun” and social features, but the good news for WhatsApp users is that this could be changing...

WhatsApp Will Now Share User Data With Facebook

08/25/2016, This was bound to happen. It was predicted when Facebook acquired WhatsApp that this would inevitably happen and the company has indeed confirmed it today. WhatsApp will start sharing user data with Facebook. This includes sharing users’ phone...

You Could Soon Use Siri To Read/Send Messages Via WhatsApp

08/19/2016, For the longest time ever, Siri remained closed off to developers, meaning that whatever Siri was capable of was pretty much limited to whatever Apple decided they wanted it to do. All of that changed when iOS 10 was launched in which Apple opened up Siri...

FreedomPop Offering Free Unlimited WhatsApp Usage In 30 Countries

08/17/2016, FreedomPop today announced a new offer for folks in the United States who might want to have free usage of WhatsApp in 30 countries across the globe. Zero-rated WhatsApp access means that its customers will be able to use WhatsApp for free when they are...

WhatsApp Beta Allows Users To Forward Messages To Multiple Chats

08/12/2016, There is a good chance that if you are on WhatsApp that you could be part of many chats and chat groups. There might be one for work, one for family, one for friends, and so on. Now WhatsApp has always allowed users to forward their messages, but this was...

Two-Factor Authentication Could Be Coming To WhatsApp

07/29/2016, There are several services and online websites that require users to have two-factor authentication. A good example would be banks where you might be required to key in a one-time code to verify you are who you say who are when making purchases online, or...

Your Deleted WhatsApp Chats Aren’t Completely Deleted

07/29/2016, Thinking that deleting your WhatsApp chat is good enough to erase it from existence? Maybe if you’re trying to hide a conversation from someone not so tech savvy, we guess maybe it could work, but for those who are more skilled, like law enforcement...

Brazil Freezes Facebook’s $11.7 Million In WhatsApp Squabble

07/28/2016, WhatsApp’s legal troubles continue in Brazil. The cross-platform messaging service has already been blocked and unblocked multiple times in the country as it’s being told to supply messaging data of users who are under criminal investigation...

Latest WhatsApp Beta Introduces Voicemail & A New Font

07/21/2016, According to earlier reports, it has been hinted that WhatsApp could be considering adding a voicemail feature to its service. Now thanks to the folks at Android Central who have managed to get their hands on the latest version of the beta for WhatsApp,...

WhatsApp Brazil Ban Overturned By Supreme Court

07/20/2016, WhatsApp has been banned multiple times by lower courts in Brazil as part of an ongoing investigation only to be unbanned by the higher courts. Yesterday, the widely used cross-platform messaging service was indefinitely blocked in the country as it...

Brazilian Judge Bans WhatsApp Indefinitely

07/19/2016, WhatsApp continues to face troubles down in Brazil. It has been banned and unbanned by the judiciary several times already but today’s decision is a bit different. After tireless efforts by the country’s law enforcement agencies, a Brazilian...