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Facebook services down for thousands...

Facebook services down for thousands...

World

Fri, Apr 9 2021

The outages might be affecting a larger number of users

Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp restore...

Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp restore...

Technology

Sat, Mar 20 2021

A Facebook spokesperson said the company had resolved the issue, which prevented access to its...

India tightens regulatory grip on Facebook,...

India tightens regulatory grip on Facebook,...

South Asia

Fri, Feb 26 2021

Tech firms are coming under tighter scrutiny worldwide

WhatsApp to turn off messaging over...

WhatsApp to turn off messaging over...

Technology

Mon, Feb 22 2021

Accounts failing to comply would also be reportedly listed as inactive, which, in turn, can be deleted...

WhatsApp to move ahead with privacy...

WhatsApp to move ahead with privacy...

World

Fri, Feb 19 2021

The messaging platform said it will go ahead with its controversial privacy update that could share limited...

India unveils WhatsApp alternative,...

India unveils WhatsApp alternative,...

South Asia

Fri, Feb 19 2021

Indians have started migrating to other instant messaging apps since late last year when WhatsApp announced...

The curious case of BiP: What fuels...

The curious case of BiP

Communication

Mon, Jan 18 2021

Does BiP represent a genuine challenge to the established social network juggernauts, with which user...

WhatsApp delays data sharing change...

WhatsApp delays data sharing change...

World

Sun, Jan 17 2021

The update concerns how merchants using WhatsApp to chat with customers can share data with

WhatsApp makes sharing data with Facebook...

WhatsApp makes sharing data with Facebook...

World

Wed, Jan 6 2021

The new terms and services will take effect from February 8

Facebook faces US lawsuits that could...

Facebook could be forced to sell Instagram,...

North America

Thu, Dec 10 2020

The lawsuits highlight the growing bipartisan consensus to hold Big Tech accountable for its business...

WhatsApp payments go live in India

WhatsApp payments go live in India

Southeast Asia

Fri, Nov 6 2020

The payment gateway is supported by more than 140 banks in the country

OP-ED: Can you design spontaneity?

OP-ED: Can you design spontaneity?

Shafayat Nazam Rasul

Mon, Sep 28 2020

Trying to digitize community-building in liminal spaces comes with its own problems

WhatsApp adds shopping catalog feature,...

WhatsApp adds shopping catalog feature,...

World

Fri, Nov 8 2019

Facebook has been trying to boost revenue from higher-growth units like Instagram and Whatsapp, which...

'Priyanka Gandhi hit by WhatsApp privacy...

'Priyanka Gandhi hit by WhatsApp privacy...

South Asia

Mon, Nov 4 2019

India is WhatsApp's biggest market with 400 million users

Govt officials around the globe targeted...

Govt officials around the globe targeted...

World

Fri, Nov 1 2019

Some Indian nationals have gone public with allegations they were among the targets over the past couple...

WhatsApp detects 'targeted' surveillance...

WhatsApp detects 'targeted' surveillance...

Technology

Tue, May 14 2019

They said the attack was devised by ‘an advanced cyber actor’

WhatsApp targets fake messages ahead...

WhatsApp targets fake messages ahead...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 3 2019

WhatsApp has launched a "tipline" in partnership with an Indian startup that it says will allow...

Facebook to integrate WhatsApp, Instagram...

Facebook to integrate WhatsApp, Instagram...

World

Sat, Jan 26 2019

After the changes, a Facebook user, for instance, will be able send an encrypted message to someone who...

WhatsApp limits message forwarding to...

WhatsApp limits message forwarding to...

Technology

Tue, Jan 22 2019

WhatsApp’s latest move came after a six-month review of user feedback

India's top court seeks WhatsApp's response...

India's top court seeks WhatsApp's response...

South Asia

Tue, Aug 28 2018

The grievance officer that the spokesman referred to is based in California, also handling India-related...

India asks telcos to find ways to block...

India asks telcos to find ways to block...

South Asia

Tue, Aug 7 2018

Facebook Inc, which owns both WhatsApp and photo-sharing platform Instagram, declined to comment