Business  /  Published 21.03.21

New boss for WhatsApp payment business

WhatsApp has hired a top Amazon executive to head its payments business in India, two sources told Reuters, as the messenger service gears up to expand in the booming sector. Manesh Mahatme, who has ...
By Reuters in New Delhi

World  /  Published 20.03.21

FB, Instagram hit by outage

Facebook Inc said on Friday its services were being affected by a number of issues, after nearly a million people across the world reported problems with its photo-sharing app Instagram. “Multi...
By Reuters in New York

Science Tech  /  Published 19.03.21

Instagram for children in the works

It’s been a long time coming. Instagram is reportedly building a version of the photo-sharing app that can be used by children under the age of 13, according to a BuzzFeed News report. At presen...
By Mathures Paul in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 16.03.21

Leader switches to ‘silence’ from grudge

Ganga Prasad Sharma, the Alipurduar district president of the BJP who had voiced his discontent over selection of candidates in two Assembly seats, said on Monday that the state leadership had asked h...
By Anirban Choudhury in Alipurduar

India  /  Published 04.03.21

WhatsApp: Voice, video calling from PCs now

  WhatsApp on Thursday said it has rolled out one-to-one voice and video calls on its desktop app, a move that will now allow users to make calls through their laptops or desktop PCs. The Faceb...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi


India  /  Published 28.02.21

No more use of WhatsApp to share links for SC hearings

The Supreme Court will no longer use WhatsApp groups to share video conference links for court hearings, the apex court registry said on Saturday. In a circular, the registry said that instead of Wha...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

Science Tech  /  Published 22.02.21

Storage for WhatsApp backup

My WhatsApp chats have not been backed up for six months. When I try to back them up now, it shows a total size of 3.3GB, that refuses to upload. I use a Realme 5i phone over a 60Mbps Internet connect...
By Surit Doss in

Business  /  Published 20.02.21

WhatsApp sticks with changed privacy rules

WhatsApp will display a banner on the app providing users with more information on its privacy policy and terms of use update that has drawn massive criticism over concerns on data sharing with parent...
By PTI in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 16.02.21

SC privacy rap on FB, WhatsApp

The Supreme Court on Monday issued notices to WhatsApp and Facebook which said they shall not apply lower privacy standards on Indian users and apply the same data protection policy applied for users ...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 15.02.21

SC notice to Centre, WhatsApp over privacy

The Supreme Court Monday asked the Centre and WhatsApp to reply to a fresh plea alleging lower standards of privacy for Indians in comparison to European users saying it is the duty of the judiciary t...
By Our Bureau and Agencies in New Delhi


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