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Whatsapp To Let Users Recover Photos Deleted Months Ago

Well, the Whatsapp servers would only keep media for a maximum of 30 days and after that users could no longer download media files. If you noticed, this is why if someone sent you a media file and you later deleted it, re-downloading after a certain period would not work. …

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France Is Building a WhatsApp Rival Due to Surveillance Risk

The French government is building its own encrypted messenger service to ease fears that foreign entities could spy on private conversations between top officials, the digital ministry said on Monday. None of the world's major encrypted messaging apps, including Facebook's WhatsApp and Telegram … Read More

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WhatsApp beta update gets request payment, download deleted media features

WhatsApp, the popular instant messaging app owned by social media giant Facebook, has rolled out the beta update v2.18.113 for Android devices. This update allows the app user to request money from other users based on Unified Payment Interface (UPI), along with the ability to download deleted … Read More

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WhatsApp Payments gets new Request Money feature on Android beta: Here’s how it works

WhatsApp Payments on Android beta is rolling out a new feature, which will let users Request Money from their friends, contacts. The WhatsApp 'Request Money' feature has gone live on Android beta version of the app, and users on the regular version of Android might not see it. Android beta …

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WhatsApp allows Android users to recover deleted photos, videos

WhatsApp users on Android can now recover media that they have deleted. Any pictures, videos, GIFs, documents or voice notes that were sent and subsequently deleted can be recovered. The update is available now to Android users worldwide but WhatsApp has not revealed whether it will release … Read More

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Police track down drug dealer after figuring out his fingerprint from a WhatsApp PHOTO of his hand

Police in Wales located a drug dealer by studying a photo of his hand that showed part of his fingerprint. The unprecedented technique was used to arrest not only one criminal but also 10 more the drug dealer worked with, according to BBC. Police workers found a photo of the …

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Police used picture of a partial fingerprint to convict drug dealers

Police in Wales used the partial fingerprint of a suspect that appeared in a photo on a mobile phone seized by police to connect the dots and help secure 11 convictions. After making an arrest in Bridgend, west of Cardiff, police discovered a photo in a WhatsApp thread which showed …

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First WhatsApp update since Facebook privacy scandal will make a massive change to messaging

According to a report on WABetaInfo, the latest version of WhatsApp for Android (2.8.113) will allow users to redownload older media files from the company's servers. But it only seems to go back so far – beyond that users will be given a message asking the sender to re-send the …

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WhatsApp Payments gets ‘Request Money’ feature on Android beta; here’s how to use it

WhatsApp added UPI-based payments feature to the messaging platform earlier this year that allows you to send money to other users on the platform. Until now, the feature only allowed you to send money to your contacts, but with the latest update for Android beta, the messaging platform has gained … …

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Police bust drug dealers using fingerprint from a WhatsApp photo

A photo sent by 28-year-old drug dealer Elliott Morris through WhatsApp was used by authorities to identify his fingerprint. The case happened in Bridgend, South Wales in which the fingerprint helped the local police to compare the record of the drug dealer along with other evidence that had already … Read …