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WhatsApp bug allowed hackers to crash app while answering a video call

Critical vulnerability that could compromise your WhatsApp account when answering a video call fixed Although WhatsApp uses end-to-end encryption method in messages/calls/video calling, your smartphone could still get hacked by just answering a video call. This is what was discovered by Natalie Silvanovich,  a security researcher with Google’s Project Zero […]

WhatsApp confirms backups not encrypted on Google Drive

Google Drive will not provide end-to-end encryption protection for WhatsApp backups WhatsApp, the Facebook-owned company, has notified its users that its end-to-end encryption feature for messages and media will not be extended to data stored as a backup on Google’s servers. The end-to-end encryption feature of WhatsApp ensures that the […]

WhatsApp users spent 85 billion hours on the app in the past 3 months

People spent 85 billion hours on WhatsApp in the last 3 months In a shocking revelation, people collectively spent 85 billion hours (3.5 billion days or 9,676,684 years) on WhatsApp in the last 3 months, according to Apptopia, a U.S. based app analytics company. In contrast, people spent only 30 billion hours […]

WhatsApp will soon delete all your chat, photos and videos – How to backup

WhatsApp to delete all your chat data, photos and videos, here’s how you can save it Following a new agreement between Google and WhatsApp, the latter shall soon start deleting your chat data, photos and videos that you have saved on Android devices, reports the Mirror Online. Basically, the new […]

10 Cool Telegram Messenger App Tricks That You Must Know (2018)

10 Most Wanted Telegram Messenger App Tricks When it comes to messengers, for most of us the first priority will be WhatsApp. The Reason behind this is very obvious it’s easy to use. But what if I say that telegram is much better option than WhatsApp. You must be thinking […]

WhatsApp finally rolls out group video and voice calls

WhatsApp launches encrypted group video and calling for everyone Back in May, Facebook at its F8 developer conference had announced that it would be adding group calling support for video and voice on WhatsApp later this year. Starting yesterday, Facebook-owned WhatsApp has officially rolled out the group video & audio […]

WhatsApp to restrict number of forwards to five chats per user to curb violence in India

After mob lynchings in India, WhatsApp decides to limit message forwarding to five chats per user WhatsApp, the Facebook-owned popular messaging platform, on Friday announced that it is launching a test to limit message forwarding to five chats per users in India. This new update will allow WhatsApp users in […]

WhatsApp for Android allows users to download deleted media

WhatsApp: You can re-download accidentally deleted photos and videos on Android Facebook-owned WhatsApp has recently rolled a new feature that allows the users to retrieve deleted media files. In other words, the new feature will enable users to redownload media files even if it was deleted from the phone. According to a report […]

“WhatsApp Plus”, a fake malicious app that steals personal data

Beware! Don’t download “WhatsApp Plus” app as it contains malware Security researchers at Malwarebytes Labs, an American Internet security company, have discovered that a new fake WhatsApp application has been circulating around the internet that fraudulently collects users’ data and replaces it with malware. Dubbed as “WhatsApp Plus”, the app […]