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WhatsApp gets nod from NPCI for enabling in-app UPI payments

Messaging giant WhatsApp has reportedly been granted permission by the National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) to develop in-app payments and money transfers using the Unified Payments Interface (UPI). A report by the Times of India stated that this is … Continue reading

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WhatsApp makes changes in its privacy stance, to share phone numbers with Facebook

Popular messaging service WhatsApp said it would start sharing users phone numbers with parent Facebook Inc, marking a notable shift in its stance on privacy. When Facebook bought WhatsApp in 2014, founder Jan Koum vowed to protect data of its … Continue reading

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WhatsApp Desktop App for Windows and Mac

WhatsApp has just released their desktop app for Windows and Mac. Tired of keeping your browser window always phone to access WhatsApp on your PC? Here is the solution, You can now download and install WhatsApp desktop app on your … Continue reading

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WhatsApp is now probably illegal in India

Last night WhatsApp turned on encryption within the app. This means, by default, if you are using the latest version of WhatsApp all your communication through the app will be encrypted. This also – probably, and that is a big … Continue reading

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WhatsApp will no longer work on BlackBerry and Nokia platforms

Here’s some bad news for BlackBerry users, global messaging service WhatsApp is ending support for BlackBerry devices by the end this year. The Facebook-owned company announced this in a blogpost.Also to get the axe will be mobile phones running on … Continue reading

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WhatsApp Comes To The Desktop

Are you one of the 600 million people on WhatsApp? Do you grow tired of having to type all of your messages through your phone? Good news! There’s now a desktop version. It’s a web app rather than a native … Continue reading

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