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Whatsapp and broken phone help GRP identify rail accident victim

Shrivastava's photo and accident details were shared with them on Whatsapp. They circulated the details in local Whatsapp groups of Balrampur (where Shrivastava's house was located). We also got in touch with the UP police but they couldnt locate the address as it was vague," said a GRP officer. Read …

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WhatsApp’s ‘Request Money’ feature is showing up for some users!

WhatsApp is the leading instant messaging app in the world, serving more than 1.5 billion people across the globe. But one thing that has eluded the Facebook-owned app is how to monetize this entire user base. To generate some income from the massive following it enjoys in India, WhatsApp … Read …

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You Can Now Request Money From Contacts Using UPI From Within WhatsApp

In line with recent leaks, WhatsApp's latest beta update on Android (version 2.18.113) has brought along the ability to request money from users. This new feature was first spotted by Twitter user @FidatoCA and only pops-up when you try to exchange money using their UPI address. To request money … Read …

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Maharashtra Police asks WhatsApp group admins to monitor objectionable content

The police in the Parbhani district of Maharashtra is asking the admins of WhatsApp chat groups to ensure that no objectionable content is circulated in the group and to monitor what group members are posting. According to District Superintendent of Police Dilip Zalke, the move comes after some … Read More

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Extend Wishes This Pohela Boishakh With These Greetings and Messages

Facebook share · Twitter share · Share on Google+ · Share on Whatsapp. PC: Twitter. New Year might come once in a year for people across the world, but people in many parts of India can't wait to make merry and indulge to their heart's content to celebrate their respective …

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WhatsApp Issues Vague Clarification On Sharing Payments Data with Facebook

Even as WhatsApp keeps touting its end-to-end encryption, questions about its data-privacy practices continue to linger. Following outrage surrounding its revelations that it shares user-data with Facebook, WhatsApp then claimed that it shares 'very little data' with the social media giant. Alarmingly … Read More

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WhatsApp Fixes Timestamp Bug That Added ASCII Codes in Android Beta

Just a couple of days after WhatsApp beta for Android was spotted replacing timestamps with ASCII codes, the development team has released a new beta version that fixes the odd issue. It was found that the bug was only affecting the WhatsApp beta version 2.18.109 that was released on April …

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Movers And Shakers Of The Week [9-14 April 2018]

WhatsApp is also looking for Communications Manager in India, who can create and implement a long-term communications strategy for India to support the brand as well as the growth of the app amongst consumers and businesses. Stay tuned for the next edition of Movers And Shakers Of The Week! Read …

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vCards feature released by WhatsApp, available for Android beta users

To handle the privacy and security issues conveniently for past several months WhatsApp had been working on their app. The new feature that we are talking about allows the users to quickly identify new and unknown contacts. As of now, this feature can be only availed in Android platform. Whenever …

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WhatsApp Android Beta Removes the Pain of Saving Temporary Contacts

Getting messages from unknown numbers on WhatsApp can be alarming, especially in a India where the app is so prevalent. So WhatsApp wants to make sure users get some idea of who is sending them a new message with vCard indexing. What this means is WhatsApp will keep a database …