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  • Delhi HC seeks response from Centre on plea challenging new IT Rules Jul 22, 2021 05:03 PM IST

    Delhi HC seeks response from Centre on plea challenging new IT Rules

    A bench of Chief Justice D N Patel and Justice Jyoti Singh issued notice to the Centre on advocate Uday Bedi's plea contending that the new IT rules are unconstitutional and antithetical to the fundamental principles of democracy.

  • Ex-WhatsApp employees launch private social network, HalloApp Jul 21, 2021 04:25 PM IST

    Ex-WhatsApp employees launch private social network, HalloApp

    The founders of the app, Neeraj Arora and Micheal Donohue were among the earliest employees at WhatsApp

  • WhatsApp reportedly testing secure cloud backups for Android Jul 18, 2021 04:17 PM IST

    WhatsApp reportedly testing secure cloud backups for Android

    The new feature independently encrypts your backups on the cloud

  • WhatsApp tests breaking free from smartphones Jul 16, 2021 10:45 PM IST

    WhatsApp tests breaking free from smartphones

    WhatsApp can already be used on 'companion devices,' such as computers, but exchanges are routed in such a way that if a person's smartphone is offline or has zero battery, it won't work.

  • WhatsApp bans over 20 lakh Indian accounts between May 15 and June 15 Jul 15, 2021 09:45 PM IST

    WhatsApp bans over 20 lakh Indian accounts between May 15 and June 15

    During this time, WhatsApp received 345 complaints from India. While 70 were cases of account support, 204 were appeals concerning their blocked accounts, and 20 were concerning other support issues. Out of these, only plaints from 63 accounts were "actioned" by WhatsApp during May 15-June 15, 2021, the compliance report read.

  • WhatsApp multi-device support is rolling out for beta testers, works even when the phone is turned off Jul 15, 2021 03:05 PM IST

    WhatsApp multi-device support is rolling out for beta testers, works even when the phone is turned off

    It will allow users to access WhatsApp on up to four nonphone devices.

  • Neeraj Arora rejoins Paytm board ahead of its IPO Jul 13, 2021 02:23 PM IST

    Neeraj Arora rejoins Paytm board ahead of its IPO

    According to media reports, Arora had quit Paytm's board in 2018, soon after Paytm founder Vijay Shekhar Sharma had criticised WhatsApp UPI payments model on micro-blogging site Twitter.

  • Has SEBI erred in the Biocon insider trading case? Jul 13, 2021 10:55 AM IST

    Has SEBI erred in the Biocon insider trading case?

    Insider trading cases are hard to prove but regulators don’t stop trying to stamp out this menace. In Biocon’s case, Sebi’s orders raise vital questions on their soundness.

  • Disappearing photos and videos move a step closer to launch on iOS Jul 11, 2021 06:44 PM IST

    Disappearing photos and videos move a step closer to launch on iOS

    The feature has been available for Android users since June

  • WhatsApp to Delhi High Court: Will not enforce privacy policy till Data Protection Bill comes into effect Jul 09, 2021 01:57 PM IST

    WhatsApp to Delhi High Court: Will not enforce privacy policy till Data Protection Bill comes into effect

    Representing WhatsApp, senior advocate Harish Salve said that the company will not enforce its privacy policy until the Data Protection Bill comes out, adding that it is the government who “is administrator of the Rules and will decide this”.

  • Won't compel users to accept new privacy policy, WhatsApp tells Delhi HC Jul 09, 2021 12:37 PM IST

    Won't compel users to accept new privacy policy, WhatsApp tells Delhi HC

    Whatsapp also clarified before bench of Chief justice D N Patel and Justice Jyoti Singh that it would not limit the functionality for users who are not opting for new privacy policy in the meantime.

  • WhatsApp may soon allow you to control the quality of videos you send Jul 04, 2021 05:22 PM IST

    WhatsApp may soon allow you to control the quality of videos you send

    New leaks point towards a video quality toggle in WhatsApp

  • WhatsApp users may get banned from platform for using 'GB WhatsApp'; here's how Jun 30, 2021 09:01 PM IST

    WhatsApp users may get banned from platform for using 'GB WhatsApp'; here's how

    As per the 'security and privacy' guidelines of WhatsApp, the company reserves the right to ban accounts using unauthorised "modified versions" of its original app.

  • WhatsApp's 'View Once' feature now live in Beta for Android Jun 30, 2021 01:26 PM IST

    WhatsApp's 'View Once' feature now live in Beta for Android

    WhatsApp has introduced its much talked about View Once feature in Beta for Android

  • Telegram new features: Everything you need to know Jun 30, 2021 12:40 PM IST

    Telegram new features: Everything you need to know

    Here is a roundup of all the new features Telegram has introduced

  • WhatsApp appoints Amazon executive Manesh Mahatme as Head of Payments in India Jun 28, 2021 08:02 PM IST

    WhatsApp appoints Amazon executive Manesh Mahatme as Head of Payments in India

    Mahatme spent seven years in Amazon Pay, where he was Director and Board member of Amazon Pay India and led product, engineering, and growth teams.

  • Delhi HC refuses to stay CCI notice to Facebook, WhatsApp in privacy policy matter Jun 23, 2021 12:31 PM IST

    Delhi HC refuses to stay CCI notice to Facebook, WhatsApp in privacy policy matter

    A vacation bench of Justices Anup Jairam Bhambhani and Jasmeet Singh said an application seeking stay of further steps in the investigation already stands filed in which notice was issued to the Director General of CCI in which no interim relief was given by the division bench on May 6 and is listed for consideration on July 9.

  • WhatsApp multi-device support surfaces online, beta version coming to web, desktop version first Jun 21, 2021 09:44 PM IST

    WhatsApp multi-device support surfaces online, beta version coming to web, desktop version first

    The WABetaInfo report also suggests that WhatsApp’s multi-device support will be usable on up to four additional device

  • Facebook, WhatsApp urge Delhi HC to stay CCI notice in privacy policy matter Jun 21, 2021 03:08 PM IST

    Facebook, WhatsApp urge Delhi HC to stay CCI notice in privacy policy matter

    A vacation bench of Justices Anup Jairam Bhambhani and Jasmeet Singh said it will pass an order on the application.

  • How a women-led WhatsApp group grew to become a Covid support network for hundreds of families Jun 19, 2021 02:24 PM IST

    How a women-led WhatsApp group grew to become a Covid support network for hundreds of families

    Natasha Kochhar started community WhatsApp groups to fill a void she felt in a new city after marriage. They ended up supporting hundreds of Delhi residents during Covid.

  • Facebook, WhatsApp list law firm's address for grievance redressal Jun 18, 2021 06:38 PM IST

    Facebook, WhatsApp list law firm's address for grievance redressal

    The microblogging platform Twitter has come under fire for listing a partner at a law firm, Dharmendra Chatur, as the interim government officer.

  • Here are the WhatsApp features that are launching in 2021 Jun 17, 2021 12:24 PM IST

    Here are the WhatsApp features that are launching in 2021

    In chat with WABetainfo, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg confirmed that the chat platform is working making a 'disappearing chats' options for all conversations by default.

  • Koo, Chingari compliant with new IT rules, foreign platforms yet to appoint compliance & nodal officers Jun 08, 2021 05:41 PM IST

    Koo, Chingari compliant with new IT rules, foreign platforms yet to appoint compliance & nodal officers

    Apart from messaging platform WhatsApp, and Indian platforms such as ShareChat, Koo and Chingari, however, there is no word yet on the appointment of chief compliance officer and nodal officer for Facebook, Google, LinkedIn and Twitter.

  • WhatsApp will get multi-device support in the coming months Jun 04, 2021 01:50 PM IST

    WhatsApp will get multi-device support in the coming months

    WhatsApp has said it will allow users to access the service from up to four linked devices

  • Scams, memes and crazy money: Inside India’s buzzing crypto WhatsApp groups Jun 04, 2021 12:54 PM IST

    Scams, memes and crazy money: Inside India’s buzzing crypto WhatsApp groups

    Several WhatsApp groups focussed on crypto have sprouted in the recent weeks, reflecting the wild popularity of digital currencies. What happens inside these groups? We return with fascinating details.

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