#WhatsApp

2 days ago.New Delhi, Delhi, India
The high court had earlier observed that WhatsApp was a private app and it was optional whether to download it or not. (Photo Credit: Pixabay)

  • WhatsApp's new policy will come into effect from May 15
  • Centre had earlier informed the Delhi HC that WhatsApp was treating Indian users differently from Europeans
  • Under the new policy, users can either accept it or exit the app but cannot opt not to share their data with WhatsApp

2 days ago
WhatsApp's self-messaging feature can be used for taking quick notes. (Photo credit: Envato elements)

  • The self-chat or self-massage feature on WhatsApp can be started in two ways
  • One method requires the users to use WhatsApp Web
  • The second method requires users to make a group on WhatsApp

3 days ago.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Here's a list of changes to take place from the beginning of March 2021. (Photo Credit: Representational/ Unsplash)

  • These changes include fuel prices, ATM rules, SC hearing process to name a few
  • KYC  for SBI account will be manadatory from March 1
  • Rs 100 payment will be mandatory to purchase a FASTag from toll plazas

3 days ago.New Delhi, Delhi, India
The move comes in the wake of newly introduced Information Technology Rules 2021. (Photo credit: Pixabay)

  • Video Conference links will be shared via e-mails or direct messages
  • It will be shared with advocates-on-record and party-in-person
  • The rule will be implemented from March 1

3 days ago.Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Babil Khan wrote that he was about to reply back to messages from his father Irrfan. (Photo Credit: Instagram/ @babil.i.k)

  • Babil Khan was clearing old messages from his phone when he saw old messages from actor Irrfan Khan
  • Babil wrote in an Instagram post that he was about to reply and said that he could not explain how he was feeling
  • Actor Irrfan Khan died due to neuroendocrine tumour on April 29, 2020

23 Feburary.New Delhi, Delhi, India
WhatsApp told SC that it will follow a privacy law if India enacts a statute similar to Europe. (Photo credit: Envato elements)

  • WhatsApp will now roll out its new privacy policy from May 15
  • WhatsApp had announced its new privacy policy and terms of service in January 
  • If users do not comply with new policies, which caused quite a stir, they will no longer be able to access their WhatsApp accounts

19 Feburary.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Information about WhatsApp's new privacy policy will be provided with the help of banner. (Photo Credits: Unsplash.com)

  • To ensure credibilty of information regarding the new WhatsApp privacy policy, the company will use banner
  • 'We want everyone to know...we’re committed to protecting people’s privacy and security,' WhatsApp said
  • The policy roll out has been pushed back by 3 months to May 15 

18 Feburary
The ‘log out’ feature is available on a number of apps like Twitter, Instagram and Facebook. (Photo Credit: Pixabay)

  • The ‘log out’ feature has been in demand by users for quite some time now
  • Other features may include allowing users to use WhatsApp Web wihtout phone connected to internet
  • A user may be able to connect to four different devices to the main WhatsApp account

15 Feburary.New Delhi, Delhi, India
WhatsApp told SC that it will follow a privacy law if India enacts a statute similar to Europe. (Photo credit: Envato elements)

The Supreme Court on Monday issued notices to Centre and social messaging app WhatsApp on a plea alleging lower standards of privacy for Indians in comparison to European users. The SC has asked ...

8 Feburary.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Users can now import chats of WhatsApp to Telegram following some simple steps. (Photo Credit: Unsplash)

  • The option to migrate chats to Telegram is only available in Telegram 7.4 update
  • You can export chats of WhatsApp to Telegram with or without media
  • The exported chats will not occupy extra space on your phones