वाट्स एप जल्द ही ला रहा है फेक न्यूज़ रोकने का नया टूल

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 03:51

वाट्स एप को फेक न्यूज फैलाने का अहम स्त्रोत माना जाता है.स्मार्टफोन के इस युग में वाट्स एप के जरिए तमाम ही झूठी खबरें ,तस्वीरें वायरल कर दी जाती हैं.आने वाले समय में भारत में चुनाव होने वाले हैं.ऐसे में चुनाव आयोग भी फेक न्यूज को लेकर काफी सख्त है.बीते समय में वाट्स एप ने कुछ नए टूल डेवलेप किए जिससे फेक न्यूज पर लगाम लगे.अब जल्द ही वाट्स एप रिवर्स इमेज सर्च नाम का टूल लेकर आने वाला है जो फेक न्यूज के खिलाफ एक अहम हथियार बन सकता है.


WhatsApp CEO quits Facebook over 'data privacy' concerns

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 10:08

San Francisco, May 1, In a jolt to Facebook, WhatsApp co-founder and CEO Jan Koum has decided to move on amid reports that he had a difference of opinion with parent company Facebook over data privacy, encryption and other issues.


Don't fall for this free Adidas shoes scam on WhatsApp

Mon, 02/12/2018 - 13:36

London, Feb 12 If you get a message on WhatsApp with an offer of a free pair of Adidas shoes, take it with a pinch of salt as reports suggest that it may be a trap to extract your details by cyber criminals.


You can't send money yet via WhatsApp in India

Mon, 02/12/2018 - 12:28

New Delhi, Feb 12 Contrary to media reports claiming that now you can transfer money via WhatsApp in India, the digital payment feature in the platform is still in the testing phase and will be officially rolled out to over 200 million Indian users in the days to come.


Researchers locate Android spyware that can steal WhatsApp messages

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 13:08

London, Jan 17 Researchers from Russian cyber security company Kaspersky Lab have found an Android spyware that has the ability to steal WhatsApp messages via Accessibility Services and connect an infected device to Wi-Fi networks controlled by cybercriminals.


WhatsApp crashed, restored as India welcomed 2018

Mon, 01/01/2018 - 11:52

London, Jan 1 Users in India and other parts of the world went into a frenzy after WhatsApp went down puncturing their plans to wish their friends a "prosperous 2018" at the stroke of midnight. It was restored in two hours.


WhatsApp announced to launch app for businesses soon

Wed, 09/06/2017 - 11:44

New Delhi, Sep 6, Facebook-owned WhatsApp has announced it would soon be launching features to take businesses onboard and make it easy for them to interact on the messaging platform.


14 bn WhatsApp messages sent on New Year in India

Fri, 01/06/2017 - 13:12

New Delhi, Jan 6 (IANS) On New Year's Eve, 14 billion messages were exchanged through WhatsApp in India, 32 per cent of which were in some form of media, the instant messaging app said on Friday.


Decoded: How the same joke or video floods your WhatsApp account

Tue, 12/27/2016 - 13:04

New Delhi, Dec 27 (IANS) If you are baffled at the speed at which jokes, videos and GIFs reach your WhatsApp account from groups or friends almost at the same time, remember that such posts are being planned and executed by teams sitting in some corner of the country to bombard the maximum number accounts at one go.


Facebook gave 'misleading' information over WhatsApp: EU

Wed, 12/21/2016 - 09:54

London, Dec 21 (IANS) In a setback for Facebook, the European Commission (EC) has charged the social media giant with providing "incorrect information" during the investigation into its acquisition of the popular mobile messaging app WhatsApp.


Check, you may miss whatsapp in 2017

Sat, 12/03/2016 - 12:54

New York, Dec 3 (IANS) Popular messaging app WhatsApp will stop working on millions of smartphones by the end of 2016 unless they are upgraded, media reports said.


In India now video calls available on WhatsApp

Tue, 11/15/2016 - 12:42

New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) Catering to the requests of its over a billion users, instant messaging app WhatsApp launched its video calling feature which will be rolled out from Tuesday.


Bihar Deputy CM gets 44,000 marriage proposals on WhatsApp

Fri, 10/21/2016 - 13:34

Patna, Oct 21 (IANS) Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Tejaswi Yadav has received 44,000 marriage proposals on a WhatsApp contact number which he had provided for complaints over bad raods, officials said.