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WhatsApp’s CEO Not Happy About Apple “Borrowing” Features

06/02/2014, If you have been paying attention to the news, you will see that there are many out there who are criticizing Apple for iOS 8, and how Apple has been “borrowing” features found in many apps and integrating them into iOS 8. For iOS users, this is a...

WhatsApp Returns To The Windows Phone Store

05/30/2014, Earlier Microsoft’s Joe Belfiore announced that WhatsApp for Windows Phone would be making back into the Windows Phone Store “quite soon”. When he said that, we assumed he meant it would arrive in the coming days or week, but apparently it was a lot...

Joe Belfiore: WhatsApp’s Return Will Be “Quite Soon”

05/30/2014, As Windows Phone owners are probably aware by now, WhatsApp for Windows Phone has been removed from the app store. Previously it was claimed that this was due to technical reasons and that they were working on fixing it before returning it to the Windows...

Microsoft Offers Update On WhatsApp Situation

05/29/2014, Almost two weeks ago, WhatsApp was removed from the Windows Phone Store without any explanation as to why, apart from a rather vague statement which revealed that there were bugs WhatsApp and Microsoft were working to fix. We reckon it must have been a...

Facebook Approaches EU Regulators To Review WhatsApp Deal

05/28/2014, Earlier this year, Facebook announced that they were going to acquire WhatsApp for a whopping $19 billion. Naturally a deal of this size meant that regulators had to step in to make sure that everyone was legal, and so far the Federal Trade Commission...

WhatsApp Outage Earlier In The Day

05/25/2014, It seems that WhatsApp’s servers were down earlier today, which means you would not have any kind of free messaging, sending of videos and photos to the rest of your WhatsApp mates. Considering social networking giant Facebook has announced earlier this...

WhatsApp Will Be Restored Soon, According To Microsoft

05/20/2014, A couple of days ago, WhatsApp for Windows Phone was removed from the Windows Phone Store. No explanation was given as to why the developers made that decision, but according to a statement released by WhatsApp, they claimed that it was due to technical...

WhatsApp Removed From Windows Phone Store

05/18/2014, It looked as though the hugely popular instant messaging program known as WhatsApp was removed from the Windows Phone Store over the weekend, with WhatsApp as well as Microsoft remaining mum on any particular reason that it was removed. If one were to...

Iran To Ban WhatsApp Because Of Facebook Acquisition

05/05/2014, On paper, the acquisition of Whatsapp by Facebook has not been fully concluded just yet, but this has not stopped Iran from calling Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg an “American Zionist”, not to mention banning WhatsApp as well in that part of the...

WhatsApp Android Update Brings Ability To Mute Groups

04/27/2014, Given the fact that WhatsApp now has over half a billion monthly active users, chances are you or someone you know uses it. WhatsApp is without a doubt one of the most widely used cross platform instant messaging services out there. Not only does it allow...

WhatsApp Now Has Half A Billion Active Users

04/22/2014, Its safe to say that WhatsApp is the most popular cross platform messaging service in the world. It has numbers to back up this statement. Just today the company announced that it has reached the significant milestone of having half a billion active users...

FTC Clears Facebook/WhatsApp Deal, Must Honor Privacy Obligations

04/10/2014, Back in February it was announced that Facebook had agreed to buy WhatsApp for $19 billion. Privacy advocates raised their voice against the deal and even called upon the FTC to look into the deal. The U.S. Federal Trade Commission today signed off on the...

German Carrier Launches WhatsApp Specific SIM Card Deal

04/08/2014, WhatsApp is proving itself to be an extremely popular instant messenger app. Recent stats revealed that the company processes about 64 billion messages a day which is a lot of messages being sent and received by its users. It could also explain why...