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WhatsApp Groups Improved With New Features

05/15/2018, Groups are an important part of WhatsApp as they’re used by families and friends to stay in touch with each other and even business teams to get work done. Facebook-owned WhatsApp recognizes the importance of Groups which is why the company has...

WhatsApp To Increase Time For Revoking Messages

05/11/2018, As you probably know by now, WhatsApp has rolled out a feature a while back that allowed users to revoke messages that they sent. Basically it lets users delete messages that they sent by mistake so that both parties won’t be able to see it. However...

WhatsApp Can Now Play Facebook And Instagram Videos

05/07/2018, Facebook-owned WhatsApp is making a minor yet very useful change today. The app has been updated so that it can now play Facebook and Instagram videos itself without having to make the user jump between the separate app. It’s about time that...


WhatsApp To Get Group Calling & Stickers Soon

05/01/2018, For a while now WhatsApp has supported both voice and video calls, but what if you wanted to speak to more than one person at once? Sure, there are group chats but sometimes hearing someone’s voice and seeing them might be preferred, and the good news...

WhatsApp Rolling Out Restrict Group Feature For Android

05/01/2018, In the past the admin status in group chats for WhatsApp only gave those admins a limited amount of power/control over the group. However for WhatsApp users who are admins and are looking for a bit more control over a group setting, it seems that the...

WhatsApp’s Other Co-Founder Announces Plans To Leave The Company

04/30/2018, WhatsApp was founded by Jan Koum and Brian Acton, with the latter departing the company back in 2017 several years after Facebook had acquired the company. Now it looks like WhatsApp’s other co-founder, Jan Koum, will also be leaving the company...

WhatsApp Now Requires Users In Europe To Be At Least 16 To Use It

04/24/2018, It seems that in order to comply with new regulations being introduced in Europe, a report from Sky News has revealed that one of the changes that WhatsApp will be making is a new requirement for its users to be at least 16 before using their app. Prior...

WhatsApp Will Soon Let Users Export Their Account Information

04/24/2018, In the wake of Facebook’s data privacy scandal, it is not surprising that the scrutiny has also extended to other Facebook products and services, such as WhatsApp. The good news is that if you were wondering about what kind of data WhatsApp collects on...

France Wants Its Own Chat App For Government Communications

04/17/2018, As secure as messaging apps claim to be these days, the fact that a private company owns it means that for certain groups such as businesses or governments, it can be a bit disconcerting to allowing someone else to hold control over your information and...

Police Nab Drug Dealer Using Fingerprints Found In WhatsApp Photo

04/16/2018, Thanks to technology getting more advanced, we’re starting to see criminals turn to the use of said technology to further their criminal activities, discovering new means of reaching out to customers, and also means of evading the authorities. However...

WhatsApp For Android Now Lets Users Redownload Deleted Media

04/16/2018, Sometimes when we spring clean the contents of our phone, we might delete a file or two by accident. If these files were sent over WhatsApp, you might be pleased to learn that they might not be lost completely because according to WABetaInfo, Android...

WhatsApp Claims They Collect ‘Very Little’ Data On Users

04/09/2018, Facebook is currently faced with a privacy scandal and while Facebook itself is being looked at, this is not the first time that Facebook’s other products have also gone under the microscope. WhatsApp has in the past faced some controversy over their...

WhatsApp Co-Founder Joins In The #DeleteFacebook Movement

03/20/2018, Given the amount of personal information we post onto Facebook, it’s not surprising that the social media platform is a treasure trove of user data that could be used to sell to marketing companies, advertisers, researchers, and so on. In fact this is...

WhatsApp Agrees To Not Share Data With Facebook (For Now)

03/14/2018, Given that Facebook owns WhatsApp, we expect that eventually both platforms would cross paths with each other. A couple of years ago it was revealed that WhatsApp had plans to share its user data with Facebook which resulted in a huge outcry amongst its...