WhatsApp Vulnerability Allows for Intercepting of Encrypted Messages [Report]

WhatsApp Vulnerability Allows for Intercepting of Encrypted Messages [Report]

WhatsApp is one of the most widely used messengers across the universe and what better than the numbers which prove the point. That said the Facebook-owned company has been adding privacy features regularly and end to end encryption was one of them. Furthermore, Facebook has been claiming that no one can intercept WhatsApp messages and that includes the company and […]

     
 
 

Latest Beta Update Adds a GIF Browser on WhatsApp

Latest Beta Update Adds a GIF Browser on WhatsApp

WhatsApp seems to on an update spree in the past quarter. From adding video calling to GIF compatibility, the messaging service has managed to bring out most features that their users have been demanding. However, the Facebook-owned messaging app isn’t done yet and has pushed an update which brings a native GIF browser. The WhatsApp beta update 2.17.6 is now […]

     
 
 

WhatsApp Might Soon Let Revoking and Editing of Sent Messages

WhatsApp Might Soon Let Revoking and Editing of Sent Messages

It’s been an eventful year for WhatsApp. From adding an endless number of requested features to creating controversies around the globe for its updated privacy policy, 2016 was truly an adventurous period for the popular messaging app. However, it seems like the company isn’t done updating for the year and might be planning some significant improvements for the holidays. According […]

     
 
 

Latest WhatsApp Update has a New Hidden Instagram Stories Inspired Feature

Latest WhatsApp Update has a New Hidden Instagram Stories Inspired Feature

WhatsApp has been ushering in new features regularly through its beta program and now it seems that the most popular messaging app will get a bunch of new social networking features including publishing status updates. This feature is bundled with the WhatsApp beta for Android 2.16.336 and as of now can only be accessed through a rooted phone with the […]

     
 
 

WhatsApp Adds Video Calling in the Latest Beta Update

WhatsApp Adds Video Calling in the Latest Beta Update

WhatsApp has been constantly adding new features to serve its wide user base which contains over a Billion members. However, today the Facebook-owned messaging client has updated its Android beta channel with the ability to make video calls. It has been rumored for quite awhile but now, it seems to be finally rolling out to the public beta users. As […]

     
 
 

WhatsApp Repudiates Indian court’s ruling, Will be Sharing Data with Facebook as Planned

WhatsApp Repudiates Indian court’s ruling, Will be Sharing Data with Facebook as Planned

Ever since WhatsApp’s bold terms update, the messaging app has been facing lawsuits and rebuffs from users. A similar case was pleaded in India by two students last week which led Delhi’s High Court directing the Facebook-owned company to alter its policies and delete the data of users who chose to opt out before September 25. However, the messaging giant […]

     
 
 

WhatsApp Now Lets you Tag People in Group Chats

WhatsApp Now Lets you Tag People in Group Chats

WhatsApp has been getting feature updates regularly be it the recent GIF support or the encryption feature that made it more secure. With more than 1-Billion active users WhatsApp is one of the most used messaging apps across various platforms. With the recent updates, the messaging app has been picking the pace and is at par with other services like […]

     
 
 

WhatsApp Beta Now Comes with Front Flash, Larger Emojis and One-Finger Video Zoom

WhatsApp Beta Now Comes with Front Flash, Larger Emojis and One-Finger Video Zoom

WhatsApp has now rolled out yet another beta built of their app, but this time around, it comes with a hoard of interesting features including the inclusion of something called ‘Front Flash’. Just in case you are unaware, the popular messaging app always rolls out their upcoming features to beta users first before pushing to whole of its user base. […]

     
 
 

WhatsApp’s Updated Terms Involves Sharing User Data With Facebook

WhatsApp’s Updated Terms Involves Sharing User Data With Facebook

Two years back when WhatsApp was acquired by Facebook, privacy concerns were the focal point given the latter’s aggressive data collecting algorithms for businesses and advertisements. However, these apprehensions were put to rest by WhatsApp’s Co-founder Jan Koum in a public blog post where he stated “Respect for your privacy is coded into our DNA, and we built WhatsApp around […]