Tag: WhatsApp

WhatsApp India contest: 5 startups get Rs 35 lakh each

New Delhi: Facebook-owned WhatsApp and Invest India on Tuesday picked 5 Indian startups who would receive nearly Rs 35 lakh…

WhatsApp texts may help find missing tourist in Australia

Canberra: Facebook-owned messaging app WhatsApp is working with Australian authorities to help locate a missing Belgian backpacker who disappeared in…

WhatsApp users this new feature will save you from embarrassment

New Delhi: With adding new features and improvising the Instant messaging app Whatspp owned by Facebook, is now working on…

WhatsApp maintains its stand on India’s message traceability call

New Delhi: Facebook-owned WhatsApp on Tuesday said it has nothing fresh to add to the Indian government's demand to trace…

No one would buy a Huawei smartphone sans Google or Facebook

New Delhi: Be honest and ask yourself: Would you buy a smartphone that neither supports the Android operating system and…

Tamil Nadu: Mother of two commits suicide on TikTok

NEW DELHI: A 24-year old mother of two children committed suicide on Thursday in Tamil Nadu after she was scolded…

Facebook awards Manipuri engineer for WhatsApp detecting bug

Imphal (Manipur): An engineer from Manipur was awarded USD 5000 by Facebook for detecting a WhatsApp bug that violated the…

WhatsApp: Term violations to bring legal troubles

San Francisco: To improve the health of its platform, Facebook-owned messaging app WhatsApp has decided to take legal actions against…

Facebook honours youth for spotting WhatsApp bug

Imphal: Facebook has honoured a 22-year-old engineer from Manipur for detecting a bug on the instant messaging platform WhatsApp. The…

Cash-rich global giants unable to compete with homegrown payments leader Paytm

NEW DELHI: With 550 crore transactions in the financial year 2018-19 and a gross transaction value (GTV) of over $50…

WhatsApp not working, complain Twitterati

New Delhi: WhatsApp users in several countries took to Twitter on Thursday to report trouble in using the Facebook-owned instant…

Man tried to leak MBA exam paper to help girlfriend, landed up in jail

ALIGARH: Feroz Alam a.k.a. Raja had considerable political clout till about a day ago. His SUV bore the name plate…

WhatsApp confirms Status Ads coming in 2020

San Francisco: Ads are coming to WhatsApp, finally, and the intrusion into the popular ad-free mobile messaging platform would begin…

Fake news rampant after Sri Lanka attacks despite social media ban

Colombo: Sri Lankan social networks saw a surge in fake news after the Easter suicide bombings a month ago despite…

WhatsApp, security and spyware: what happened

Washington: Facebook-owned WhatsApp's revelation of a security flaw allowing hackers to inject spyware on smartphones raised fresh concerns about the…

WhatsApp ‘will never be secure’: Russian rival

MOSCOW: The Russian founder of popular messaging app Telegram has warned that WhatsApp, the world's top messaging app, will continue…

WhatsApp warns clones to cease bogus operations in India

New Delhi: Companies in India claiming that they can help people send bulk messages on WhatsApp must cease operations, the…

Here’s why you need to update your WhatsApp now

San Francisco: WhatsApp has urged its 1.5 billion users to upgrade the app after the Facebook-owned platform discovered a vulnerability…

WhatsApp discovers spyware attack via voice calling

San Francisco: WhatsApp has urged its 1.5 billion users to upgrade the app after the Facebook-owned platform discovered a vulnerability…

Instagram gets new engineering, design chiefs

San Francisco: Facebook-owned Instagram has quietly appointed new executives to head its design, engineering and communications teams, the media reported.…