Sad as whatsapp kicks out many phones before Jan 1

Sad as whatsapp kicks out many phones before Jan 1

Many users who rely on the largest mobile messaging company, Whatsapp to send new year wishes to their friends and families will be disappointed as the company is planning to shot people down. This is as a result of the new announcement that some mobile phones using certain operating systems will no longer be compatible […]

Facebook’s purchase of Whatsapp opposed by privacy groups

Facebook’s purchase of mobile messaging service WhatsApp has been opposed by privacy groups. Mark Zuckerberg’s firm is planning to buy the company for around £11bn. Opponents want US regulators to stop the deal until Facebook provides more information on what it plans to do with the personal data of WhatsApp’s users. But Facebook said it […]

Facebook to buy WhatsApp for $19bn

Facebook has bought messaging app WhatsApp in a deal worth a total of $19bn (£11.4bn) in cash and shares, the BBC reports. It is the social networking giant’s biggest acquisition to date. WhatsApp has more than 450 million monthly users and is popular with people looking to avoid text messaging charges. In a statement announcing […]