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Aug 08, 2019
WhatsApp can trace message origin, IIT Madras professor suggests two methodsThe professor suggests that the origin can be traced by embedding sender's information alongside content.
Apr 24, 2019
Lok Sabha Elections 2019: With polls underway, WhatsApp and other social media apps being used in a far uglier mannerThe 2019 parliamentary elections, now underway, will show how social media affects Indian democratic life.
Apr 05, 2019
Misleading takedowns: Facebook needs to be a lot more transparent when it comes to banning Pages, GroupsFacebook’s role in taking down posts threatening electoral democracy needs to be understood better.
Mar 13, 2019
WhatsApp will take more measures to limit viral content: India chief Abhijit BoseAbhijit Bose is the first top-level executive to be hired for WhatsApp in India.
Jan 18, 2019
WhatsApp surpasses Facebook in terms of monthly active users, India top marketWhatsApp overtook Facebook with its monthly active users on both Android and iOS last September.
Jan 11, 2019
WhatsApp has spent Rs 120 crore in India to combat the fake news problem: ReportWhatsApp will invest even more in its second phase of advertisements that will kick off by March end.
Jan 02, 2019
Govt may amend IT law to allow shutdown of apps, sites that spread fake newsThe amendment also proposes tech companies to deploy tools to "identify" and curb unlawful content.
Dec 25, 2018
Government may amend IT rules to identify and curb origin of unlawful contentAgainst backdrop of mob lynching incidents triggered on WhatsApp, govt is exploring ways to curb misuse of such platforms.
Dec 07, 2018
WhatsApp asked by government to trace origin of messages spreading misinformationSaying that messages are encrypted, WhatsApp has previously declined to trace the origin of messages.
Nov 13, 2018
WhatsApp has hired 20 research teams worldwide to curb misinformation spreadThe researchers will work towards finding out what spreads misinformation and how to curb fake news.