WhatsApp

WhatsApp Is Now Used by over a Billion People Every Day

WhatsApp Is Now Used by over a Billion People Every Day

Almost a year ago, WhatsApp announced that more than one billion people were using its service every month to talk to their friends and relatives. Today, the company has announced that its messaging service is being used by over 1 billion active users on a daily basis.

WhatsApp Adds Reply Shortcuts, Camera Filters, and More

WhatsApp Adds Reply Shortcuts, Camera Filters, and More

WhatsApp is one of the most popular messaging apps on the planet, and for iOS users the app has been updated to add a few new tricks.

How to Choose Who Can View Your WhatsApp Status on iPhone

How to Choose Who Can View Your WhatsApp Status on iPhone

Following the footsteps of Snapchat and many other social media apps, WhatsApp added a feature called Status that is quite similar to Snapchat Stories. With WhatsApp Status, you can share photos and videos with all of your contacts, which lasts for up to 24 hours before disappearing automatically.

Facebook Fined $122 Million By EU For Providing Misleading Information During WhatsApp Acquisition

Facebook Fined $122 Million By EU For Providing Misleading Information During WhatsApp Acquisition

Facebook has been fined $122 million by the European Commission for misleading the EU regulators with incorrect information when it acquired WhatsApp in 2014. Back then, Facebook had said that it won’t be able to link the profiles of users on WhatsApp and Facebook.

How to Disable Voice Message Recording in WhatsApp for iPhone

How to Disable Voice Message Recording in WhatsApp for iPhone

While WhatsApp allows users to call their friends via the app, it is also possible to record and send voice messages within a conversation. This usually comes in handy when you’re in a place where you can’t type such as while driving.

WhatsApp Quietly Started Encrypting iCloud Backups Since Late 2016

WhatsApp Quietly Started Encrypting iCloud Backups Since Late 2016

Late last year, WhatsApp further beefed up the security of the chat logs that it uploads to iCloud. Since late 2016, WhatApp has been secretly encrypting the backups using a special key created by the app before being uploaded to iCloud.

WhatsApp Update for iPhone Allows Siri To Read Latest Messages

WhatsApp Update for iPhone Allows Siri To Read Latest Messages

The latest update to WhatsApp has added the ability for Siri to read out latest messages for iPhones running is 10.3 or higher. 

How to Share Your Location Using WhatsApp on iPhone

How to Share Your Location Using WhatsApp on iPhone

WhatsApp has grown over the years to become a major messaging app, boasting over 1.2 billion monthly active users. It allows you to share messages, pictures, documents and videos, place a voice or video call, as well as post Statuses just like Snapchat Stories.

WhatsApp Bringing Back the Text Status

WhatsApp Bringing Back the Text Status

On February 20, the Facebook-owned WhatsApp officially announced that it would be deploying its own version of Snapchat Stories.

WhatsApp Working on Adding Business Tools to Generate Revenues

WhatsApp Working on Adding Business Tools to Generate Revenues

As per people familiar with the matter, WhatsApp is going ahead with its plan to monetize its offering. It was revealed a few months ago that the company was in touch with businesses so as to finally start earning revenues out of its massively popular IM application. The plan involves businesses directly getting in touch with users of WhatsApp.