The new vulnerability crashed the entire application and WhatsApp needed to be reinstalled to regain usage.
The new service lets businesses display a storefront, but transactions won't happen on the platform.
New research suggests that under the limit, 80 percent of the messages died down in two days.
Tamil Nadu state lawyers believe WhatsApp must have some semblance of traceability for investigating crimes.
The Internet Freedom Foundation filed an independent expert submission by IIT Bombay professor
WhatsApp has been testing a payments service but local data storage norms have delayed an official launch.
The company hadn’t shared details about its updated Indian userbase since February 2017
WhatsApp in India prohibits promotional content, restricts mass distribution of brand messages.
Five startups with innovative ideas were chosen as the winners who received $50,000 in grants each
The Indian government demands that WhatsApp trace all its message without breaking the encryption.
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Of 1,520 Indians surveyed, 50 percent said they use WhatsApp every day to connect with family and friends.
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WhatsApp has taken several steps since last year via ads and theatre to create awareness against fake news.
Last month, a group of Israeli researchers had found dozens of WhatsApp groups with Child Pornography.
Calling it “vile”, WhatsApp says it responds to valid legal requests to investigate these types of crimes.
You might no longer be able to delete a WhatsApp message without the permission of the receiver.
WhatsApp users in India can now email complaints directly to a grievance offer, here’s how.
While there is no easy solution to fight fake news, citizens are pitching in to wage war against it.
WhatsApp considers India as a prime market for payments but it is yet to get a nod from government.