WhatsApp Introduces Limited Forwarding To Groups

WhatsApp Introduces Limited Forwarding To Groups

WhatsApp is looking to eliminate as much spam and fake information as possible. The new step in achieving this might seem like a simple one: limiting how many groups one message can ...
Facebook-WhatsApp Acquisition Information Challenged By EU Commission

Facebook-WhatsApp Acquisition Information Challenged By EU Commission

The European Commission—the regulatory bane of many a tech company for many reasons—recently hit Facebook with accusations of giving false information during its bid to purchase ...
WhatsApp Currently Testing Out Two-Factor Authentication On Windows Phone

WhatsApp Currently Testing Out Two-Factor Authentication On Windows Phone

It’s agreed that two-factor authentication is a major positive when it comes to security for services online. Now it looks as though WhatsApp is embracing the practice, according ...
WhatsApp Gets Increased End-to-End Encryption

WhatsApp Gets Increased End-to-End Encryption

WhatsApp has recently beefed up security with enhanced end-to-end encryption. This puts the security for WhatApp as the strongest for a texting app right now. Related: Facebook’s ...
Facebook's Acquisition of WhatsApp Is Complete

Facebook’s Acquisition of WhatsApp Is Complete

The $19 billion acquisition of WhatsApp by Facebook has gone through. The deal was being held up by EU regulations as has been the case with several acquisitions lately. As part of ...
Facebook Acquisition of WhatsApp Plans Halted Due To European Commission, Service Ends In A Year

Facebook Acquisition of WhatsApp Delayed Due To European Commission, Service Ends In A Year

Facebook is extending the deadline of WhatsApp’s closure to August 19, 2015 according to its Form 10-Q filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) last week.  RELATED: ...
Google Rumored to Attempt to Prevent Facebook-WhatsApp Deal

Google Supposedly Attempted to Prevent Facebook-WhatsApp Deal

Google supposedly wanted to throw a wrench in Facebook’s plans to pick up WhatsApp. The methods range from attempting to convince WhatsApp to not go through with the deal to offering ...
Facebook To Acquire WhatsApp For $16 Billion

Facebook To Acquire WhatsApp For $19 Billion

According to a document filed with the SEC, Facebook will purchase the hot messaging client WhatsApp for $16 billion. There will be an additional $3 billion—in restricted stock—paid ...
WhatsApp is in Google’s crosshairs

WhatsApp is in Google’s crosshairs

Google is considering the possibility of acquiring the popular instant messaging service, WhatsApp, for a cool Billion dollars. One aspect that raises a lot of interest in the House ...
Google Bids $1B for WhatsApp

Google Bids $1B for WhatsApp

Currently, Google doesn’t have a messaging service, and it is reportedly well on its way in negotiations with WhatsApp, supposedly considering a $1B price tag for the acquisition ...