WhatsApp inches closer to revenue plan with accounts for business

Jan 18 2018

WhatsApp said that it would begin allowing business accounts, a step that brings the free service closer to a plan that would make money for its corporate parent.

iPhone users can watch YouTube videos within WhatsApp

Jan 18 2018

WhatsApp has finally rolled out a new feature for iOS users where they can play YouTube videos right within the instant messaging app.

Android spyware located that can steal WhatsApp messaging

Jan 17 2018

Kaspersky Lab researchers have found an Android spyware that has the ability to steal WhatsApp messages via Accessibility Services.

WhatsApp testing 'demote' feature for group admins

Jan 12 2018

WhatsApp is reportedly testing a new button in group chats that will allow one admin to "demote" other admins, without first deleting them from the group.

Researchers claim WhatsApp group chats vulnerable, company denies

Jan 11 2018

WhatsApp said its end-to-end encryption is impeccable and its over one billion users are at no data breach risk.

WhatsApp Group chats can easily be infiltrated: Researchers

Jan 11 2018

German cryptographers has discovered flaws in WhatsApp's Group chats despite its end-to-end encryption, that makes it possible to infiltrate private group chats.

IBA denies social media talks on ending free banking services

Jan 10 2018

Bankers' body Indian Banks Association scotched reports circulating on social media that banks are planning to discontinue all free services from January 20.

Switch voice to video calls with new feature on WhatsApp

Jan 10 2018

WhatsApp has launched a feature in its beta version that will let users switch to video calls from voice calls at the touch of a button.

You may post your Instagram 'Stories' on WhatsApp soon

Jan 04 2018

Facebook is running a small test to let users post their Instagram "Stories" directly to WhatsApp Status.

Millions shared New Year moments on Facebook Live, WhatsApp

Jan 04 2018

 More than 10 million people around the world went live on Facebook to share their New Years Eve moments with their communities, the company has said.

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