Etisalat offers WhatsApp data plans

Etisalat offers WhatsApp data plans

Etisalat Lanka, the best network for smartphones and mobile data, sets out to broaden the avenues of communication for its valued subscribers by partnering with WhatsApp, the number one messaging app in the world, to offer WhatsApp data plans for the first time in Sri Lanka. Available for all prepaid customers, Etisalat offers the WhatsApp[…]

Boy changes WhatsApp group icon of Jesus Christ, Media reports Christians in India under attack

Boy changes WhatsApp group icon of Jesus Christ, Media reports Christians in India under attack

A boy from UP shocked the whole India on Monday morning as he removed the WhatsApp group icon having the image of Jesus Christ as per the reports of NDTV. The WhatsApp group has 37 members, with 28 Hindus, 6 Muslims and 3 Christians. The groups name was recently changed to “Bahubali vs Bajrangi Bhaijan”[…]

Happy Cousins Day Wishes SMS Messages Images Photos Whatsapp Status DP 2015

Happy Cousins Day Wishes SMS Messages Images Photos Whatsapp Status DP 2015

Happy Cousins Day Wishes SMS Messages Images Photos Whatsapp Status DP 2015 : As we all know, today is 24 july 2015 and this day is celebrated as Cousins Day every year. On this day all peoples around the world send sms, messages, quotes, poems, wishes, sayings to their cousins and love ones which they[…]

Whatsapp Helpline in Patna is helping both citizens and traffic cops

Whatsapp Helpline in Patna is helping both citizens and traffic cops

The Whatsapp helpline number launched by Traffic Police in Patna, earlier this year, has already become a hit among Patnaites. Talking about the impact of the helpline, Traffic SP Prantosh Kumar Das says, “Now people are sending pictures, videos, messages of traffic condition from different localities. All the information is helping us in making traffic[…]

Sharing News on WhatsApp, an International Desk Experiment

Sharing News on WhatsApp, an International Desk Experiment

One person responded with a thumbs up. Another with an emoji of two hands clapping. A third wrote: “Thanks for the updates. Your efforts make Pope visit feel closer.” The New York Times launched its first experiment with a messaging service around Pope Francis’ trip to Latin America earlier this month, and for many of[…]

Prices compared – WhatsApp calling vs mobile voice

Prices compared – WhatsApp calling vs mobile voice

We compare the data costs of a WhatsApp voice call and the per-minute price of a normal cellular call. WhatsApp has made it possible for Android users to “invite” one another to use its voice calling service before the much-anticipated feature launches officially. To get an invitation, Android users must have thelatest version of WhatsApp, which is typically[…]

WhatsApp voice calling impact very small

WhatsApp voice calling impact very small

The impact of WhatsApp voice calling on mobile voice revenues has been much smaller than predicted. WhatsApp voice calling was rolled out in March and April 2015, and many people predicted that mobile voice revenues would plummet as users switched from traditional voice to WhatsApp calling. This has not happened. Vodacom said the impact of WhatsApp[…]

WhatsApp Video Calling: WhatsApp Cancels Video Calling Plans

WhatsApp Video Calling: WhatsApp Cancels Video Calling Plans

WhatsApp has been a name which has today become a household name. Everyone from your grandmother to your pet dog is now using the application on their devices, while the world has witnessed a massive shift in trend from IM clients on computers such as the Yahoo Messenger to number based messaging services like WhatsApp.[…]

WhatsApp, Skype and Viber Voice Calls Having Problems in India

WhatsApp, Skype and Viber Voice Calls Having Problems in India

The Indian users of WhatsApp, Viber and Skype are worried that in the near future they will be charged for making local calls over these applications, because the Telecoms and the Indian Government want to put Net Neutrality to an end. In case the suggestions of the government committee will be implemented, only instant messaging[…]

Warning on social media suicide posts

Warning on social media suicide posts

Have social media become a platform for depressed youngsters to post their suicide notes? Experts are warning concerned family and friends to act immediately if they see distressing suicidal posts – this could save loved ones’ lives. Last weekend, Free State teenager Bernice Manale, 18, reportedly informed her friends on WhatsApp of her intention to[…]

WhatsApp to be Banned in the UK, Ban May Extend to US and Other Countries

WhatsApp to be Banned in the UK, Ban May Extend to US and Other Countries

WhatsApp is a global app that lets its users exchange more than just text messages. It is possible to use videos, photos and voice recordings to transmit your message. However, these messages are encrypted and this is something that the UK, U.S. and other major super power countries are not really happy with. In the[…]

Congress slams suggestions on net neutrality

Congress slams suggestions on net neutrality

The Congress on Friday described as “anti-consumer” a high-level government panel’s suggestion that people should not be allowed to make free domestic calls through messaging applications like WhatsApp and Skype using voice over internet protocol (VoIP) services. Talking to the media here, Congress leader Salman Khurshid said net neutrality was a matter related to “real[…]

No Decision Yet on Charging WhatsApp, Skype Calls: Telecom Minister

No Decision Yet on Charging WhatsApp, Skype Calls: Telecom Minister

Amid criticism of a DoT panel report suggesting ‘regulatory framework’ for Internet calls, Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad Friday said it is not the final view of the government and a “structured” decision will be taken only after looking into views of all stakeholders. The suggestions of the panel, if implemented, may lead to free[…]

DoT Targets WhatsApp, Skype; End of Free Voice Calls?

DoT Targets WhatsApp, Skype; End of Free Voice Calls?

The Department of Telecommunications’ (DoT) committe, which was set up to look into the net neutrality issue, has suggested that there is a need to set tariff and regulation on the free domestic voice calling services provided by messaging platforms like WhatsApp, Viber and Skype. The DoT Committee has released the full report on net neutrality,[…]

Uber of 'X' Is Now the WhatsApp of 'X'

Uber of ‘X’ Is Now the WhatsApp of ‘X’

Big investors, much like Hollywood magnates and AAA video game publishers, tend to follow fairly prevalent trends. This is why after one taxi-aggregator succeeds in the market, you quickly find a dozen funding announcements for taxi-aggregation startups. This is true both around the world, and in India. What’s more interesting is that the latest “big[…]

Shopping via WhatsApp goes viral ahead of Eid

Shopping via WhatsApp goes viral ahead of Eid

LUCKNOW: Struggling to find an authentic Pakistani long kurta with loose palazzos of her desired pattern and fabric before Eid, Hera Amjad was ecstatic when she found multiple options of the dress on a WhatsApp group. “After 30 days of hunting across the city’s markets, I found my dream dress. To my surprise, I found[…]

WhatsApp vs Telegram – Which Application Makes You Feel Protected?

WhatsApp vs Telegram – Which Application Makes You Feel Protected?

Before it became official, the internet was full of rumors about Zuckerberg wanting to buy WhatsApp, which finally happened in February 2014. This was a new era for this messaging application, which had 500 million active users at that time. One year later, WhatsApp surpassed 800 million active users and more people are joining everyday.[…]

Ban Inevitable On WhatsApp?

Ban Inevitable On WhatsApp?

With the advent of smartphones and communication apps, the face of communication has changed forever. WhatsApp especially has become the most popular text messaging app among the youths and even the seniors. However, this rampant popularity has irked the United Kingdom, which is readying itself to ban the insta messaging tools like WhatsApp, iMessage and[…]

Sri Divya's Shocking Morphed Photos Leak Online

Sri Divya’s Shocking Morphed Photos Leak Online

A couple of morphed photos of Sri Divya of “Varuthapadatha Valibar Sangam” have been leaked online. She is the latest victim of an act that has earlier dogged Radhika Apte, Lakshmi Menon, Nayantara, Anushka Shetty and a few others. According to the reports, miscreants have doctored pictures of Sri Divya and have leaked the same[…]

WhatsApp vs Facebook Messenger – Zuckerberg’s Applications That Took Over The World

WhatsApp vs Facebook Messenger – Zuckerberg’s Applications That Took Over The World

Zuckerberg’s first “baby” was Facebook, the application that conquered the world and which has 1.18 billion monthly active users. The Messenger application is used by 600 million people who installed it on their mobile devices to chat with their friends or to call them for free. Over a year ago, Facebook made an important acquisition,[…]

Prepare To Panic, WhatsApp And Snapchat Could Be Banned Thanks To A New Law.

Prepare To Panic, WhatsApp And Snapchat Could Be Banned Thanks To A New Law.

Because apparently we all haven’t suffered enough what with the government’s latest announcements, WhatsApp and Snapchat are now under threat thanks to a new law on surveillance. Conservatives are aiming to push through legislation, nicknamed the Snooper’s Charter, which will effectively ban some of our favourite apps due to the fact that they are classed[…]

It isn’t just about banning WhatsApp, a new UK bill could challenge user privacy

It isn’t just about banning WhatsApp, a new UK bill could challenge user privacy

If you run a Google search for the term “WhatsApp ban”, you will find a trail of queries about people asking why they’v been banned on WhatsApp and how they can be unbanned. But what if WhatsApp is banned altogether leaving users with no access to arguably the most popular messaging service. Yes, the newest reports[…]

How to install WhatsApp on iPad or Android tablet: use WhatsApp on a Wi-Fi-only tablet

How to install WhatsApp on iPad or Android tablet: use WhatsApp on a Wi-Fi-only tablet

According to WhatsApp, you can’t install and use its instant-messaging service on a Wi-Fi-only iPad or Android tablet. Yes, you can. Here we show you how to use WhatsApp on an iPad or an Android tablet with no 3G or 4G connectivity. According to WhatsApp, you can’t install and use its instant-messaging service on a[…]

Whatsapp rumour that red-eyed boy is 'ghost' leaves abandoned toddler sobbing on the street

Whatsapp rumour that red-eyed boy is ‘ghost’ leaves abandoned toddler sobbing on the street

A two-year-old boy has been found sobbing on the street at 4am because of online rumours he was a GHOST. The abandoned toddler was standing outside a petrol station in Malaysia in an emotional state after a WhatsApp message alleging he was a ghost quickly went viral. A group of people were even standing at[…]

WhatsApp and Facebook could be trawled by police to prevent terror attacks

WhatsApp and Facebook could be trawled by police to prevent terror attacks

Online services like WhatsApp, Facebook and Skype could be trawled by police if the Snooper’s Charter passes. David Cameron wants the Investigatory Powers Bill – nicknamed the Snooper’s Charter – to grant security services access to communications on social media and apps in the hopes of preventing possible terror attacks – like the attack on tourists in[…]

Dangerous SMS-Trojan empties accounts of WhatsApp users

Company ESET warns of the spread of new malicious programs whose victims are the owners of smartphones and tablets running the operating system Android. TrojanSMS.Agent.ZS is a malicious program disguised as a popular messenger WhatsApp, Unlock PWD reports. Trojan activity is growing since the beginning of 2015. The program under the guise of WhatsApp extends[…]

The Facebook, Whatsapp, Twitter, Instagram features you may not know exist

The Facebook, Whatsapp, Twitter, Instagram features you may not know exist

Last week, Google made some news by giving users an easier way to undo sent emails on Gmail. For most, the ability to undo a sent message was a thing of legend, despite being available for several years. The fabled feature was buried beneath menus and wasn’t all that easy to find unless you thoroughly[…]

Hong Kong Legislative Council president admits WhatsApp chat during reform vote was wrong

Hong Kong Legislative Council president admits WhatsApp chat during reform vote was wrong

Legislative Council president Jasper Tsang Yok-sing yesterday admitted he was at fault for joining a WhatsApp chat with pro-establishment allies during a meeting last month ahead of a historic vote on the government’s political reform package. The veteran Beijing-loyalist maintained, however, that he had chaired the reform discussions impartially over the two days, amid calls[…]

WhatsApp 2.12.166 APK Download Available – Google Drive Feature, Bug Fixes and Racial Emojis

WhatsApp 2.12.166 APK Download Available – Google Drive Feature, Bug Fixes and Racial Emojis

WhatsApp’s developers just released a new beta version for Android and, as usual, you can download it from the official website. This version hasn’t brought important changes, but the developers modified 354 files, added 4 files and deleted 12 files. The APK is 13KB smaller compared to the previous version and of course, it has[…]

WhatsApp And Viber To Be Regulated?

WhatsApp And Viber To Be Regulated?

BENGALURU:  The Department of Telecommunication(DoT) wants all the top services offered by the instant messaging apps, to be regulated. The DoT had called for a “regulatory oversight” on all the VoIP services offered by the apps.  The applications include Whatsapp, Viber , Line and many more, reports Hindustan times. An internal committee of six members[…]

No Mobile Phones, Jeans for Girls; Khap Panchayat Issues Order through WhatsApp in Rajasthan

No Mobile Phones, Jeans for Girls; Khap Panchayat Issues Order through WhatsApp in Rajasthan

A khap panchayat in Barmer district of Rajasthan has ordered girls not to use mobile phones, citing that they use the phones to take their photos which are later shared on social media sites. The same khap panchayat has also issued a diktat banning girls from wearing jeans, and has asked grooms to dress in[…]

WHATSAPP FOR DESKTOP DOWNLOAD AND INSTALL ON WINDOWS, MAC AND LINUX – THE UNOFFICIAL DESKTOP CLIENT

WHATSAPP FOR DESKTOP DOWNLOAD AND INSTALL ON WINDOWS, MAC AND LINUX – THE UNOFFICIAL DESKTOP CLIENT

Today there is some great news for all the users of WhatsApp across the globe. If you have been using this client on your phone for rest of your past, this is now the time to get the desktop client. WhatsApp for Desktop is a desktop client for the WhatsApp users. However, this client is[…]

Venezuelan government creates social networks to counter Facebook, Twitter ‘spying’

Venezuelan government creates social networks to counter Facebook, Twitter ‘spying’

The administration of Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro is so concerned about social media sites that “spy on citizens” that it has created its own version of Facebook and Twitter and other commercial networks called Red Patria (“Homeland Network”). Since May, a beta version has been running on the web, created by Cenditel, the section of[…]

Here’s Why You Should Consider Dropping WhatsApp in Favor of LINE Messenger for Instant Messaging

Here’s Why You Should Consider Dropping WhatsApp in Favor of LINE Messenger for Instant Messaging

When the Electronic Frontier Foundation released its report regarding the online privacy and security matters of big tech companies, WhatsApp was among the flops. This revelation was based on the level of transparency these companies show their users as well as how protective they can be with their data. One company that received so much[…]

Rhinobird allows you to live stream to Facebook and WhatsApp without an app, an interview with the cofounder

Rhinobird allows you to live stream to Facebook and WhatsApp without an app, an interview with the cofounder

Livestream, Ustream and newrow_ have defined high quality live stream productions and now Meerkat and Periscope are defining instant live streaming over Twitter. While Meerkat and Persicope have shaken up the media industry there are still many limits. These include, needing an iPhone or Andorid, lack of major capabilities beyond Twitter and more. Rhinobird, cofounded[…]

WhatsApp conversation becomes unstoppable as colleagues exchange back-to-back smileys for hours

WhatsApp conversation becomes unstoppable as colleagues exchange back-to-back smileys for hours

In an interesting incident, popular messaging service WhatsApp has reportedly confirmed on having recorded its longest conversation ever, after colleagues in an Indian IT company exchanged back-to-back smileys continuously for hours together. Sachin and Sameera are employed at Infosys Bangalore campus. Reports say the conversation started when Sameera wanted to thank Sachin for coding a complex requirement for her[…]

WhatsApp, Facebook and Twitter face major changes after terror threat

WhatsApp, Facebook and Twitter face major changes after terror threat

With the growing threat from extremists, the government could be forced to implement new laws on social media and messaging services. The plans would allow security services to easily access encrypted app data in an effort help intercept suspected threats. At an event yesterday, Tory MP Henry Bellingham asked David Cameron whether the shocking attacks[…]

Leading mobile operator says it never imposed limitations on Whatsapp service

Leading mobile operator says it never imposed limitations on Whatsapp service

Baku, Fineko/abc.az. Leading mobile operator Azercell Telecom says it has never imposed any limitations on Whatsapp service. According to the operator, Azercell has never limited use of Whatsapp application and problems with its use have nothing to do with the operator’s network. “We would also like to announce that Azercell only provides its network for[…]

Singapore Chinese Muslim stunned by Halal dietary question in job application

Singapore Chinese Muslim stunned by Halal dietary question in job application

“You don’t eat pork, right?” Singapore Chinese Muslim Heidi Heng was shocked when she was asked the question when she tried to find out more about an opening for an administration position. At first, she said, she was mistaken for being a non-Chinese because she was seen wearing a headscarf. Then, she was told that her Halal[…]

Doctor’s Day 2015 Wishes Images Whatsapp

National Doctor’s Day 2015 Quotes Wishes Images Whatsapp dp Fb Status Sms

Today, world celebrate National Doctor’s Day 2015 Quotes Wishes Images Whatsapp dp Fb Staus Sms share this stuff for your friends, family or relatives through social media like whatsapp, facebook, hike, bbm etc. National Doctors day in India is a big awareness campaign offering great opportunities to all to get aware about the roles, importance and responsibilities[…]