Company managing OTPs for Google, WhatsApp and Twitter involved in spying: Report

Swiss company Mitto AG that assisted technology giants like Google, WhatsApp, Twitter, LinkedIn and Telegram with the OTP services, now finds itself in the middle of a global spying business. According to a report by London based nonprofit, The Bureau of Investigative Journalism (TBIJ), co-founder and chief operating…

WhatsApp voice messages to look better on iOS with next update

Texting is the easiest form of communication today, and that is because nearly everyone has access to a chat app. In India, that app is WhatsApp, but texting is mostly popular among young users. For everyone else, WhatsApp’s voice messages are how people communicate in India. If you are among the users of voice…

WhatsApp rolling out possibility to undo status updates for selected users

WhatsApp is working on loads of features to enhance the user experience. WhatsApp was spotted testing the possibility to undo status updates for the beta users. This means that users will now get to see an undo option whenever they post a status on WhatsApp. The feature was spotted on the iOS beta app and has not been…

WhatsApp may soon let users react to messages with emojis

WhatsApp has been working on a plethora of features of late. The messaging app was spotted working on a new feature that would let users react to messages with emojis. iMessage users are aware of the reaction to the message feature as it is one of the messaging apps that has it. WhatsApp was spotted testing this…

WhatsApp may roll out 5 new features soon: Here is everything you need to know

WhatsApp is working on a lot of interesting features to enhance the user experience. The messaging app will soon let users hide their last seen, profile pictures from selected users, WhatsApp is also working on extending the time limit for Delete Message for Everyone feature and it will soon roll out the custom sticker…

WhatsApp may now allow users to delete messages for everyone 7 days after sending them

It was reported a long time ago that WhatsApp is planning to extend the time limit of the ‘Delete Message for Everyone’ feature. Now, the messaging app has been spotted testing different time limits for the feature. Currently, users only have the option of deleting the message once sent after one hour, eight…

WhatsApp now working on possibility of speeding up forwarded voice notes

WhatsApp is working on letting users speed up forwarded voice notes. WhatsApp had rolled out the possibility of speeding up the voice notes. Currently, users can rush through the voice messages by increasing the speed by 1.5X. However, the same cannot be done with forwarded voice notes. You will have to hear the way it…

WhatsApp may tweak Delete for Everyone feature which could increase time limit for deleting old messages

WhatsApp is reportedly working on tweaking the Delete for Everyone feature. It is reportedly going to tweak the feature and will allow users to delete their messages months after sending them. As of now, WhatsApp users can only delete messages they have sent for both the sender and the receiver within one hour of…

Delhi child rights and distress helpline moves to WhatsApp too

The Delhi Commission for Protection of Child Rights (DCPCR) has now made its helpline for reporting instances of children in distress available on Whatsapp as well. The helpline on the number +919311551393 had been launched in April during the height of the second wave as a means to primarily address the issues of…