Tag: WhatsApp

Anil Deshmukh case: Advocate Daga gave iPhone 12 pro as bribe to CBI sub-inspector to leak investigation details, say CBI FIR

Abhishek Tiwari, a sub-inspector of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), who has been arrested in the corruption case against former Home Minister Anil Deshmukh,...

MEA’s Afghan Cell works 24×7; ascertaining assistance sought by stranded Indians

A round-the-clock special cell set up by the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) following the Taliban takeover of Kabul has been focusing on keeping track...

WhatsApp Web already allows you to edit photos before sending them, we tell you how to use the new Drawing Tools tool

With the new WhatsApp Web update Drawing Tools you can edit photos and even add stickers to them before sending them from the PC version...

See how to avoid being added to WhatsApp groups without your permission, it is finally possible!

We have all been part of WhatsApp groups where we don’t want to be. To save yourself the pain of ‘leaving the group’, see how...

Apple to Roll Out Child Abuse Photo-Check System on Country-by-Country Basis; WhatsApp Chief Criticises Move

Apple will roll out a system for checking photos for child abuse imagery on a country-by-country basis, depending on local laws, the company said on...

‘Mathias Boe was crying when we beat Britain but failed to qualify’

It was a heartbreak. Satwiksairaj Rankireddy (20) and Chirag Shetty (24) had just beaten Great Britain’s Ben Lane and Sean Vendy in their last group...

Pegasus snooping: How costly is the Israeli spyware?

(This story originally appeared in on Jul 30, 2021) The high-profile Pegasus snooping scandal has brought the hot-button issue of state surveillance back into focus...

Spyware for sale: The booming trade in surveillance tech like Pegasus

Israeli’s NSO Group is in the eye of a storm over its Pegasus spyware — but it is far from the only company helping governments...

WhatsApp already allows you to enter group calls and video calls even if they have started, that’s how it works

Until now, if you ignored the invitation to a group call, you could no longer join later, but now WhatsApp lets you join the video...

Samsung Working on Fixing WhatsApp Media Sharing Issue on Dual Messenger: Report

Samsung users running two WhatsApp accounts on their Galaxy smartphones using the Dual Messenger feature have been reportedly facing several issues. Samsung is now said...

Digital Indians are enamoured with Buy Now Pay Later credit

After two decades of innovation in financial services in India, one statistic stands out in its lack of scale—the number of unique credit card holders....

Sorry, no Mastercard? Making sense of RBI’s clampdown on US payments network

Mastercard Inc. has been told not to issue new cards in India. It’s a move that underscores the urgent need of a U.S.-led digital trade...

Have directed states, UTs to ensure strict compliance with COVID-19 directives: Centre to Delhi HC

The central government has informed the Delhi High Court that it has asked all states and Union territories (UT) to ensure strict compliance with the...

IT Rules 2021: Govt should not weaken fundamental right to privacy in the name of security

The latest battle between GoI and several technology companies throws open a number of legal, political and technology issues fundamental to how the world navigates...

France’s Macron Pushes Controls on Religion to Pressure Mosques

PARIS—President Emmanuel Macron is redrawing the line that separates religion and state, in a battle to force Islamic organizations into the mold of French secularism....

India strongly rejects criticism of new IT rules by UN special rapporteurs

India has dismissed criticism of its new IT rules relating to social media by three UN special rapporteurs on rights issues, saying the country’s democratic...

Do you want to increase your sales? Join the ‘WhatsApp Fridays’ for free

The ASEM and WhatsApp initiative seeks that micro, small and medium-sized companies in Mexico and Colombia increase their WhatsApp Business skills. Free Book Preview: Brand...

WhatsApp already allows you to increase the speed of audios and they remind you that Telegram did it before

Several Internet users made fun of the new WhatsApp function to increase the speed of the audios, because its rival, Telegram, has already had it...

What social media giants stand to lose, and why you should be worried

With just a few hours remaining for social media platforms- Facebook, WhatsApp and Twitter – for complying with the government’s new Information Technology Rules, 2021...

Oppo Extends Warranty in India Till June 30 Amidst COVID-19 Lockdowns

Oppo is the latest manufacturer to extend warranty for its devices in India owing to the COVID-19 imposed lockdowns. The company said in a press...

6 WhatsApp Features That Are Perfect for Small Business Owners

May 3, 2021 5 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. WhatsApp is no longer just for messaging and calls. This app,...

Whatsapp privacy policy: View: Another blow to WhatsApp’s new policy

We are living in an age of ‘surveillance capitalism’ where companies extensively stalk our behaviours, interactions, movements and bodies to make more money. Our personal...

There was a strong business case to buy spectrum: Ravi Shankar Prasad

In his first interview after the end of 4G spectrum auctions, Union telecommunications and IT minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said, with the sale now over,...

Slack fight: Has the hype over WhatsApp alternatives come to an end?

Also read: Slack Fight #1: Phones without chargers – is it a sincere attempt at saving the planet? Let’s talk about WhatsApp – again! How...

Whatsapp privacy policy: 79% consumers re-considering their WhatsApp usage: Survey

Amidst the ongoing controversy over the recently updated WhatsApp Privacy Policy announcement, Indians are reconsidering their WhatsApp usage, with some even contemplating to leave WhatsApp...