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WhatsApp Privacy Policy

Facebook admits defeat over controversial WhatsApp privacy policy

May 7th, 2021

Facebook shocked WhatsApp users in early 2021 with a prompt asking them to accept a new privacy policy to allow WhatsApp to share more data with Facebook or risk losing access to their accounts. The prompt said the new privacy policy would go into effect on February 8th and offered users no way to opt …

WhatsApp Multi-Device

Leak says WhatsApp is getting the feature you’ve wanted the most

April 6th, 2021

Privacy controversies aside, WhatsApp is one of the most popular and useful apps in the world. The app supports the same rich instant messaging experience you’d get in iMessage, Facebook Messenger, and Telegram, and it handles voice and video calls. Unlike Facebook Messenger, it comes with the same strong end-to-end encryption as iMessage and Signal. …

WhatsApp Encryption

India wants Facebook to track every single WhatsApp message

March 25th, 2021

Ever since devices and apps offering full encryption became popular with consumers, governments around the world have attempted to pass laws forcing companies to break encryption or build backdoors into their products. That way, law enforcement agencies would be able to collect data, including the contents of encrypted phones and chat apps that might be …

Signal App

Encrypted messaging app Signal is blocked in China

March 16th, 2021

Signal is one of the various instant messaging apps available on iPhone and Android that offer end-to-end encryption. The chats can be accessed by anyone else other than the parties involved in it. iMessage and WhatsApp provide similar functionality by default, while Telegram’s end-to-end encryption needs to be enabled for each separate chat. That sort …

WhatsApp Privacy Policy Change

Facebook tries to explain the WhatsApp privacy changes one more time

February 19th, 2021

Facebook will place a banner atop WhatsApp to explain the new privacy policy changes coming in mid-May. WhatsApp will share some data with Facebook over, and the privacy changes are mandatory. Millions of people downloaded Signal and Telegram in the past few weeks after WhatsApp announced the imminent changes. Facebook’s new banner will explain that …