Tag Archives: WhatsApp

Samsung Galaxy J7+ With Dual Camera Setup, Dual WhatsApp Support Launched: Price, Specifications

Samsung Galaxy J7+ became the latest entrant in the South Korean company’s popular ‘J’ series of affordable smartphones. The Galaxy J7+ has only been listed on the official Thailand website for now, with the handset’s specifications, price, and availability details for the Thai market released. However, there is no official word regarding its launch in other markets yet. The key feature… Read More »

ANDROID WARNING – Google Play apps can steal information from YOUR WhatsApp

Google Play hosted 20 apps that were capable of stealing personal information from popular programmes like WhatsApp, security experts have said. –– ADVERTISEMENT –– The apps exploited know vulnerabilities to “root” devices running older versions of Android and then bypass security protectons. The malicious programmes were then capable of accessing sensitive data stored in popular apps such as… Read More »

WhatsApp Starts Allowing Sharing of All File Types on Android, iPhone, Windows Phone: Reports

WhatsApp has long been used as a medium to share photos, videos, and even Word docs. And for those files that weren’t supported on WhatsApp, users tend to go the long route by uploading them first on the cloud, and then sharing the link for download. There are several other workarounds, including third-party apps, to get your unsupported… Read More »

WhatsApp allows teens to better express themselves, reveals study

WhatsApp groups may allow teenagers to better express themselves and develop closer relationships with their peers than classroom interactions, a new study has found. Youngsters around the world use the WhatsApp application as a means of interpersonal and group communication. Most of them spend many hours in this virtual world, particularly in the evening and at night when… Read More »

WhatsApp Suffers Major Outage on Wednesday, Second Time in Two Weeks

WhatsApp suffered an outage on Wednesday in many parts of the world, with users in India also experiencing issues sending and receiving chats. The WhatsApp outage comes just two weeks after another global outage. Embarrassingly for Facebook, the social media giant that owns the messaging service, its own apps went down less than a week later. As per… Read More »

WhatsApp User Data: Supreme Court Constitution Bench to Hear Case on Monday

A five-judge constitution bench of the Supreme Court will from Monday start examining the privacy policy of instant messaging service WhatsApp, which has come under challenge on the ground that it allegedly infringed on the fundamental rights. The crucial matter has been listed before a second constitution bench during the summer vacation. A five-judge constitution bench headed by… Read More »

WhatsApp Beta for Android Update Adds New Font Shortcuts, Revoke Feature Spotted on Web Version

WhatsApp has been believed to be testing the message revoke feature for months now. Earlier, WhatsApp for iPhone was spotted with the new feature that allowed users to revoke or edit messages you have already sent to other contacts. Now, the feature seems to close to be released on Android as well as WhatsApp Web. @WABetaInfo, which tracks… Read More »

WhatsApp to Soon Get Video Calling Support: Report

WhatsApp has been working on adding various features to its messaging service. Earlier, WhatsApp was rumoured to add call back, voicemail, and zip file sharing support to the service. Now, a latest leak tips that the company is planning to add video calls alongside other features. Android Police, citing translation requests, reports that WhatsApp is gearing up to… Read More »

WhatsApp to end BlackBerry, Nokia and Windows Phone 7.1 support

WhatsApp has confirmed that it will stop supporting BlackBerry’s software later this year, further signalling the demise of the once dominant mobile OS. Older Nokia and Windows Phone devices will also cease to be supported. WhatsApp for BlackBerry OS, including the newest BB10 release, will be discontinued by the end of 2016. The announcement is unlikely to come… Read More »