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Dark Mode on WhatsApp Rolls out for Android Users

WhatsApp's Dark Mode has been rumoured for months. This is a messaging app with over 1.5 billion users and the hint of it having...
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WhatsApp is Now the 10th App to Cross the 5 Billion Installs Milestone

A few apps have hit a billion installs across the app stores. Even fewer is the exclusive 5 billion club which only a handful...
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Facebook Has Apparently Shelved its Plans to Show Ads in WhatsApp

Facebook has made strides to monetize its assets in a bid to recoup its investments. WhatsApp by far was their biggest expenditure where they...
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WhatsApp Needs to Fix This Annoying Thing in This Decade

WhatsApp is a very popular messaging platform. It has over 1.5 billion monthly active users and it is estimated that 12 million Kenyans actively...
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3 Exciting Features Coming to WhatsApp in 2020

WhatsApp is having a few features up its sleeve slated to go live next year. The popular messaging app which Facebook bought for $19.3...
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Free WhatsApp Bundles are Pointless and Here is Why

WhatsApp is an incredibly popular social network in Kenya. It is used by millions of Kenyans daily to talk to each other or when...
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You May Soon Be Able to Call Your Loved Ones in the UAE Via WhatsApp

There are tens of apps, probably more, that have a chat function and the ability to make voice and video calls over the internet....
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WhatsApp Rolls Out Feature to Control Who Adds You to Groups on Android

WhatsApp has finally rolled out the group privacy feature that was being tested earlier this year on Android
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WhatsApp Officially Rolls Out Fingerprint Login on Android

WhatsApp has officially rolled out the ability to login to your WhatsApp account on Android using your fingerprint. This is a feature that was available...
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Facebook Begins Deleting Accounts of NSO Group Employees on its Social Media Platforms

Early this week, Facebook sued Israeli-based spyware maker NSO Group. WhatsApp took the surveillance contractor to court blaming them for the silent call exploit....
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[UPDATE: It’s back.] WhatsApp For Android Mysteriously Vanishes From the PlayStore

WhatsApp is one of the most popular apps on the PlayStore and it is used by billions of people worldwide. This is why this...
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WhatsApp Working on Disappearing Messages for Chats

WhatsApp is an incredibly popular social networking app and one of its most used features is Groups. Groups can be lively and WhatsApp is...
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You Can Now Share Your WhatsApp Status to Facebook – Here’s How

Early this year, WhatsApp had begun testing a way to share your Status to Facebook, Instagram and other apps. Well, the feature has gone...
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Fingerprint Unlock Comes to WhatsApp Beta for Android

WhatsApp has been relatively slow to ship new features that its other rivals already pack such as dark mode. To be fair, WhatsApp for...
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Facebook Working on a Way for Instagram Users to Communicate with Those Using Messenger

Early this year, Facebook announced that they are going to integrate its messaging services on Messenger, WhatsApp and Instagram. Facebook said it was going...
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Facebook Wants to Add its Name to Instagram and WhatsApp

Facebook acquired Instagram and WhatsApp in 2012 and 2014 respectively. They act like 'independent' entities under the Facebook ecosystem. If there is a person...

Developers Behind the Popular Third Party Client GBWhatsApp Have Shut it Down

WhatsApp is available on a lot of platforms, but also it has a lot of unofficial forks. One of these unofficial builds is GBWhatsApp...
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WhatsApp Building a UWP Desktop App, to Soon Add Multiplatform Support

WhatsApp is reportedly building a desktop app that will work without having your phone nearby as it is with WhatsApp web version. The giant...
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NSO Group Improved Their WhatsApp Spyware, It Can Now Pry Your Google, Facebook and iCloud Data

If you thought the WhatsApp hack by NSO Group early this year was worse, the Israeli company has now improved their spyware to do...
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Files Shared on WhatsApp and Telegram Are Vulnerable to Hackers

Instant messaging services like WhatsApp and Telegram have enabled a lot of people out there share stuff over their networks easily. They have become...

Facebook Is Working to Fix the Outage Affecting Messenger, Instagram and WhatsApp

If you are extremely online like me, you may have noticed that there has been an outage across Facebook-owned platforms including itself plus Messenger,...
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WhatsApp is Down – Users Can’t Upload, View Status or Media Files Sent

The popular messaging app, WhatsApp is down for its users. People are sharing that they can't update their Status or view recently shared ones....
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WhatsApp Is Testing a Way to Share Your Status to Facebook, Instagram and Other Apps

After Facebook bought WhatsApp in 2014 for $19 billion, the social media giant has been introducing new features for the popular messaging platform. Status...
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WhatsApp Threatens Permanent Suspension to ‘WhatsApp GB’ and ‘WhatsApp Plus’ Users

Two months ago, we reported that WhatsApp was temporarily banning users who were using an unofficial fork named 'GBWhatsApp.' A surprising number of people...
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Latest WhatsApp Beta Adds Picture-In-Picture Mode for Video

WhatsApp Betas always give a look at what features WhatsApp is working on and although some do ship with the official app, others get...
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Facebook Suspends Huawei from Pre-installing Its Apps

Facebook is now the latest tech company that has suspended business with Huawei. The social media giant has stopped Huawei from pre-installing its apps...
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WhatsApp Status to Get Ads Starting Next Year

Brace yourselves, ads are coming. WhatsApp Status feature stolen from Snapchat Stories is getting ads starting next year. After being bought by Facebook, they...
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Telegram Founder Slams WhatsApp Over Security Lapses

One of the biggest news for the week is the one regarding WhatsApp's security. Researchers found a critical vulnerability on WhatsApp voice calls that...
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WhatsApp Exploit Allowed Government-Grade Spyware to Be Installed on Phones

Popular messaging app, WhatsApp had a vulnerability that allowed attackers to install government-grade spyware. The vulnerability allowed a caller to install the spyware on...

There Has to Be a Better Solution Than Breaking up Facebook

Facebook has had a rough couple of years but people calling for the scandal-ridden(data privacy and misinformation) social media giant to break up is...

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