Tag: Messaging Apps

Telegram’s location sharing isn’t as private as you might like

4 hours ago Telegram’s “People Nearby” feature could potentially reveal your location. You’d just need GPS tools and triangulation to determine where someone lives. Telegram has said the functionality doesn’t need to be fixed. Telegram is ostensibly focused on privacy, but its approach to location sharing is raising some concerns. Security-conscious user Ahmed has warned […]

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Here’s how WhatsApp shares your data with other Facebook brands

5 hours ago WhatsApp has updated its privacy policy to show how it shares data with Facebook brands. Most of the sharing is meant to help integration and safety. It also helps improve behind-the-scenes systems. Want to know how WhatsApp shares info with its Facebook siblings?  The messaging giant is happy to explain. WhatsApp has […]

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Can’t send or receive messages on your Android phone? You’re not alone

6 hours ago Many Android users are experiencing problems with sending and receiving messages. The issue has now lasted for days. An update to Google’s carrier services app seems to be the culprit. If you’ve had trouble with SMS services on your Android phone lately, you’re not alone. Many users with LG, OnePlus, Samsung, Motorola, […]

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8 new features WhatsApp should add from other messaging apps

5 hours ago WhatsApp is the world’s most popular mobile messaging app. It recently crossed a landmark threshold of 100 billion messages being sent daily. The Facebook-owned platform has constantly been offering improvements and additions since its launch in the late 2000s. Between VoIP and video calls, improved privacy controls, biometric authentication, and Any.do integration, […]

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