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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...

WhatsApp For Symbian To Stop Working After December 31, 2016

07/12/2016, We’re not sure how many of you guys still use handsets running on Symbian, but if you are and you have WhatsApp installed, it should be noted that come 31st of December 2016, the app will no longer work and users will no longer be able to send or...

Snapchat-like Editing Could Be Coming To WhatsApp Soon

07/06/2016, While it is clear that WhatsApp has a huge user base, Snapchat is certainly one to keep an eye out for. The app allows users to edit photos within the app, swap faces, add all kinds of weird and funky filters, which at the end of the day makes for a...

100 Million WhatsApp Voice Calls Are Made Everyday

06/24/2016, WhatsApp’s voice call feature was activated last year and while the feature might have been late to the party, it seems that WhatsApp users waste no time in taking advantage of it. According to the official numbers posted on WhatsApp’s blog, it has...

WhatsApp Mentions And Group Invites Could Be Coming Soon

06/22/2016, If you are part of a group chat, you know that sometimes trying to get the attention of someone within the group can be tricky especially if there are a ton of messages. Sure, you could send them a private message, but if you wanted to have the...