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WhatsApp Status ‘Share to Facebook Story’ feature rolling out for iOS users

Most people out there post stories on Facebook and Instagram, yet some still prefer to post their stories on WhatsApp in the form of WhatsApp Status. Now the Facebook-owned messaging app has rolled out its new feature for the iOS users where users can share their WhatsApp status on other apps like Facebook. This feature […]

WhatsApp bug enabling hackers to manipulate text messages

A new WhatsApp vulnerability has been revealed by security researchers at the Black Hat conference 2019. Researchers from Israeli security company Check Point revealed that WhatsApp could be hacked to change the text of a message and the identity of the sender. The Facebook-owned messaging app can be used to exploit the platform to manipulate […]

Twitter is testing snooze button allowing users to pause notifications upto 12 hours

Jane Manchun Wong, a blogger, accidentally discovered that Twitter has a snooze option. It would be wrong to state that Twitter already features the snooze option. Rather Twitter is testing a new feature which would allow its users to pause the notifications by the app for a certain period of time. Won was not looking […]

WhatsApp and Telegram media files prone to hacks, according to Symantec study

WhatsApp and Telegram have become the two most popular instant online messaging these days. With their easy to share photos, documents, contacts, and location, along with their end-to-end encryption, WhatsApp and Telegram have become successful in holding their popularity among its users. Over time the belief among its users regarding their privacy policy has only […]

Whatsapp quick edit media

In November 2014, WhatsApp was able to encrypt messages (albeit poorly) and was audited by an independent organization less than a year ago. This caused the app to score two stars. On April 5, WhatsApp raised its note by obtaining 4 additional stars in a single day. The first star that received this application, was because, even now, WhatsApp […]

Whatsapp encryption can be traced as per IIT Madras Teacher

In November 2014, WhatsApp was able to encrypt messages (albeit poorly) and was audited by an independent organization less than a year ago. This caused the app to score two stars. On April 5, WhatsApp raised its note by obtaining 4 additional stars in a single day. The first star that received this application, was because, even now, WhatsApp […]

Whatsapp could soon launch a new feature that gives Forward Messages details

WhatsApp has been making headlines lately, as it has been used primarily in India but also in other countries such as Brazil for spreading fake news. In India, according to the BBC, even several people have been victimized by the mob’s lynching as fake messages were circulated on WhatsApp branding them as child molesters and […]

India prompts to build “Sarkari” WhatsApp chat platform for government purposes

The Indian government is reportedly planning to build its WhatsApp-like chat app to facilitate secure communications amongst governmental agencies citing overdependence on American technology companies. After being denied a backdoor into WhatsApp for security concerns, the move comes as a means to be independent of foreign entities when sharing official communications between government agencies and […]

Walmart expands its grocery service in Mexico with WhatsApp

Walmart Mexico, the largest commercial chain in the country with more than 2,459 stores in the country, launched a new home shopping and delivery service through the WhatsApp for 92 stores that have the Superama brand, business directed to the higher income population. WhatsApp, the free text message service owned by the social network Facebook, […]

WhatsApp will stop working on these phones as of July 1

WhatsApp is the most popular application in the world as used by more than 1,500 million users. However, July 1 is a date marked in red in the calendar since from that day, you can not create new accounts or verify existing ones in both iOS and Android, in addition to Windows Phone. Although it […]

Truecaller ushers in the much-awaited feature – VoIP and Mobile Data on Android

Android users can now be thankful to the Truecaller app for one more reason, with the app having ushered in the feature to allow voice calls over WiFi and mobile data. While calling over celluloid network was the only feature Truecaller had been allowing before, albeit with the ability to id the caller simultaneously, its […]

Facebook, Instagram, and WhatsApp to disallow pre-installed in Huawei phones

The Chinese tech giant Huawei has been facing troubles from USA since the US trade ban came into effect in May and Huawei has been unable to purchase American parts and software. According to the United States, Huawei’s telecom network gear and other products are allegedly assisting espionage, a claim that Huawei has denied. Now […]

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