FACEBOOK TOOK ACTION OVER 30 MILLION CONTENT PIECES DURING MAY 15-JUNE 15 IN INDIA, SHOWS COMPLIANCE REPORT

Facebook “actioned” over 30 million content pieces across 10 violation categories during May 15-June 15 in the country, the social media giant said in its maiden monthly compliance report as mandated by the IT rules. Instagram took action against about…

WHATSAPP MAY SOON ALLOW USERS TO SELECT THE QUALITY OF VIDEOS BEFORE SHARING THEM WITH CONTACTS 

WhatsApp is testing allowing users to decide to share videos in high-quality, according to a report. The new feature is said to be a part of a WhatsApp for Android beta release. WhatsApp users at present don’t have the option…

WHATSAPP TESTING WAVEFORM FOR VOICE MESSAGES, REMOVING ONLINE STATUS FOR BUSINESS ACCOUNTS: REPORT

WhatsApp is seemingly testing waveforms for voice messages and making some changes to WhatsApp Business accounts. According to a popular WhatsApp features tracker, WhatsApp beta for Android received waveforms for voice messages with build 2.21.13.17, but due to some user…

HOW TO USE WHATSAPP WEB: A STEP-BY-STEP GUIDE

WhatsApp is widely used around the world for personal and professional communication. It is undoubtedly the most popular messaging app. WhatsApp is primarily for mobile with its Android and iOS apps for smartphones, and KaiOS app for smart feature phones. The other…

WHATSAPP MULTI-DEVICE SUPPORT MAY INITIALLY BE LIMITED TO WEB, DESKTOP VERSIONS

WhatsApp’s anticipated multi-device support will first arrive in beta on the WhatsApp Web, desktop, and Portal clients ahead of its debut for users on Android and iPhone, according to a report. It would allow the instant messaging app to test…

FATHER’S DAY 2021: WHATSAPP LAUNCHES A STICKER PACK CALLED PAPA MERE PAPA

WhatsApp has just launched a new sticker pack to celebrate Fathers Day 2021 called “Papa mere Papa”. The Facebook-owned messaging platform just launched an animated sticker pack called Love & Pride for both Android and iOS and has rolled out…

FATHER’S DAY 2021: HERE’S HOW TO SEND WHATSAPP STICKERS, GIFs, AND MORE ON JUNE 20

Father’s Day arrives on June 20, which is almost around the corner. It’s a day to wish fathers and grandfathers, the people who have taught us everything that we did not learn in school. From dad jokes to learning how…

WHATSAPP TO ENABLE MULTI-DEVICE SUPPORT WITH END-TO-END ENCRYPTION: REPORT

WhatsApp will make its multi-device support available with end-to-end encryption, according to a report. The Facebook-owned instant messaging app has marketed its privacy-focused encryption for some time. It is claimed to protect text and voice messages, photos, videos, documents, and…

AMAZON, FLIPKART CCI ANTITRUST PROBE SAID TO BE EXPEDITED AS TECH FOCUS INTENSIFIES

India’s antitrust watchdog plans to expedite a restarted probe into allegations of anti-competitive behaviour at Amazon and Walmart’s Flipkart, as it intensifies scrutiny of big-tech firms, two people close to the matter said. The comments come as major US technology firms including Twitter and Facebook are…

WHATSAPP BRINGS BACK GREEN COLOUR FOR NOTIFICATIONS FOR BETA USERS: REPORT

WhatsApp has reportedly restored green colour notifications for its Android beta app. WhatsApp started testing a dark blue colour for its notifications with the 2.21.12.12 beta update but it looks like that didn’t sit well with the beta users. The…