Tag Archives: WhatsApp


Instagram now bigger than Twitter with 300 million active users

  Facebook’s photo and video sharing platform Instagram has reportedly moved ahead of the popular micro-blogging service Twitter with more than 300 million people using its photo service every month. Instagram, which was bought by Facebook in 2012 for $1 billion, said its followers are sharing over 70 million photos and videos every day, up […]


WhatsApp faces vulnerability with a 2000 character message

Recently, vulnerability was discovered in WhatsApp by two 17 year old India-based independent security researchers – Saurav Kar and Indrajeet Bhuyan. They demonstrated how a simple text message with two thousand characters which was about 2KB in size could crash one’s WhatsApp when it was sent to them. When you attempt to go back to […]


WhatsApp adds encryption features to billions of text messages

Good news for WhatsApp users. Facebook-owned WhatsApp, the most popular messaging platform has added end-to-end encryption feature to billions of messages sent by its half-billion users every day, making it nearly impossible for anyone to read users’ messages. The strong encryption here means that even Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg himself can’t spy on your communications, […]


WhatsApp new version- 2.11.14 adds support for iPhone 6 and 6 Plus

The Facebook-owned instant messaging service WhatsApp has finally received the long rumored app update. The latest version of WhatsApp- 2.11.14, adds support for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus’ increased screen size along with fixes that should address bugs and crashes as mentioned on the iTunes App store. Till now, the app was basically […]


WhatsApp’s Blue check marks indicate your message has been read

WhatsApp is rolling out an update that will ensure your friends can longer cheat you saying, “I didn’t see your message.” The Facebook-owned app, which would previously show single tick if a message is sent successfully and a double tick if a sent message is received at the other end, now adds a nifty feature that turn […]