WhatsApp tightens limit on message forwarding to curb spread of COVID-19 misinformation

The company said it believes it is important to slow the spread of these messages to keep WhatsApp a place for personal conversation.

Apr 07, 2020, 14:35 PM IST

WhatsApp sees 40% increase in usage due to coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic

Across all stages of the pandemic, WhatsApp is the social media app experiencing the greatest gains in usage as people look to stay connected. Overall WhatsApp has seen a 40 per cent increase in usage.

Mar 28, 2020, 06:46 AM IST

World Health Organisation teams up with FIFA, WhatsApp to fight coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic

As the situation across the globe turns out to be alarming with continous increase in coronavirus cases World Health organisation teams up with FIFA (Federation Internationale de Football Association) and social media company WhatsApp to fight the coronavirus pandemic.

Mar 24, 2020, 08:58 AM IST

WhatsApp launches coronavirus information site to prevent spread of rumours

WhatsApp has partnered with the World Health Organization (WHO), UNICEF, and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) to launch a coronavirus-related information center. 

Mar 18, 2020, 20:59 PM IST

WhatsApp dark mode feature launched for Android and iOS users

The feature will benefit about two billion users, as the blog said, "We are excited to share that, as of today, WhatsApp supports more than two billion users around the world."

Mar 04, 2020, 08:27 AM IST

New WhatsApp bug crashes group chat, deletes history forever

Urging all users to update WhatsApp to the latest version, security researchers at global cybersecurity firm Check Point identified the flaw that would allow a bad actor to create a malicious group message to crash Facebook-owned WhatsApp on users` devices.

Dec 17, 2019, 16:57 PM IST

WhatsApp beta update introduces 3 new options for activating dark mode

WhatsApp dark theme comes with a dark grey background and the text highlighted in white colour. Light theme is essentially a lighter version of the dark theme.

Dec 04, 2019, 22:16 PM IST

WhatsApp snooping: RSS ideologue Govindacharya withdraws plea from Supreme Court

The petitioner had approached the Supreme Court seeking direction to initiate perjury proceedings against WhatsApp for "misleading court in a case by claiming that user-data is fully encrypted and no one including WhatsApp has the key". 

Dec 02, 2019, 18:17 PM IST

Realme X2 Pro, Vivo U20 launched; new Twitter feature coming

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Realme X2 Pro and Vivo U20 Pro were the biggest attractions from the world of tech this week. What else happened? Find out in Tech Top 10.

Nov 22, 2019, 19:56 PM IST

Pegasus row: WhatsApp expresses regret, seeks closer engagement with government

In a written reply to the Lok Sabha on a query of All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) chief Asaduddin Owaisi, Union Information, and Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said WhatsApp subsequently reported an incident to the CERT-In on May 20.

Nov 20, 2019, 22:27 PM IST

I-T Act empowers Centre to monitor any information in interest of India's sovereignty: MHA

"Section 69 of the Information Technology Act, 2000 empowers the Central Government or a State Government to intercept, monitor or decrypt or cause to be intercepted or monitored or decrypted, any information generated, transmitted, received or stored in any computer resource in the interest of the sovereignty or integrity of India, security of the State, friendly relations with foreign States or public order or for preventing incitement to the commission of any cognizable offence relating to above or for investigation of any offence," MHA replied.

Nov 19, 2019, 14:34 PM IST

Facebook to launch unified payment service across all of its apps

Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg said earlier this year the company is planning to unify the messaging infrastructure across its platforms. He said the company would encrypt conversations on more of its messaging services and make them compatible as direct messaging was likely to dwarf discussion on the traditional, open platform of Facebook`s news feed in a few years.

Nov 13, 2019, 07:34 AM IST

Ayodhya verdict: UP Police sets up cyber and media cell in Gautam Buddha Nagar to monitor WhatsApp, FB and Twitter

According to Zee Media sources, the UP Police officials are closely monitoring the posts,. pictures and videos being shared on various social media platforms ahead of the SC verdict in the highly sensitive case. 

Nov 09, 2019, 10:05 AM IST

DNA analysis of the increasing risk of cyber attacks

In this segment of DNA, we bring to you a detailed analysis of the increasing risk of cyber attacks in India. #DNA #CyberCrime #CyberAttack

Nov 06, 2019, 23:16 PM IST

WhatsApp users can decide if they want to join a group

WhatsApp has added a new privacy setting to give its user more control over their experience. 

Nov 06, 2019, 19:55 PM IST

DNA analysis of burglary in your privacy

Watch DNA analysis of burglary in your privacy with Sudhir Chaudhary. #DNA #SudhirChaudhary

Nov 05, 2019, 23:00 PM IST

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Nov 05, 2019, 22:08 PM IST

Zee investigates NSO Group, which owns 'Pegasus' spyware that hacked WhatsApp

Zee investigates NSO Group, which owns 'Pegasus' spyware that hacked WhatsApp. Watch video to know more.

Nov 05, 2019, 09:50 AM IST

DNA analysis of big revelation on 'WhatsApp Spying'

Watch DNA analysis of big revelation on 'WhatsApp Spying' with Sudhir Chaudhary. #DNA #SudhirChaudhary

Nov 04, 2019, 23:02 PM IST

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Nov 04, 2019, 22:18 PM IST