Free Press Journal
  • WhatsApp allows users to migrate data to new number

    New Delhi : WhatsApp on Friday rolled out a new feature in a Beta update that will soon enable iOS, Android and Windows Phone users migrate their data to a new number without much hassle.

  • Musk deletes SpaceX, Tesla Facebook pages and Sonos withdraws ads

    Los Angeles : The Cambridge Analytica scandal continued to take its toll on Facebook on Friday as verified SpaceX and Tesla pages on the social network disappeared and speaker company Sonos decided to pull its ads off several social media platforms, including Facebook and Instagram, for a week.

  • Reliance Jio Phones likely to get WhatsApp soon

    San Francisco: Reliance Jio Phones, which run on KaiOS, a Linux-based light mobile Operating System (OS), may soon get WhatsApp. According to Wabetainfo.com, a fan site that tests new WhatsApp features early, as of February 2018 KaiOS Technologies have acquired many new partners, including Facebook that also owns the popular messaging platform.

  • WhatsApp co-founder Brian Acton says it’s time to delete Facebook

    San Francisco: Brian Acton, co-founder of WhatsApp, late on Tuesday asked users to “delete” the social media platform, Facebook, amid alleged data leakage of its users for political purposes. “It is time. #deletefacebook,” Brian Acton tweeted to more than 23,000 of his followers. WhatsApp was acquired by Facebook in 2014. Facebook is facing a major backlash after reports emerged that the political data analytics firm, Cambridge Analytica, accessed the data of its 50

  • WhatsApp’s ‘Delete For Everyone’ time limit extended; check details here

    Mumbai: The most popular app – WhatsApp’s feature ‘Delete For Everyone’ has extended its time limit. From 420 seconds (7 minutes) it has been raised to 4,096 seconds (68 minutes and 16 seconds). The new update version says that now have over and hour to delete the message send to a friend or in a group. The new feature is spotted on the beta build of Android with version number 2.18.69. While

  • Tata Motors told to probe results leak

    New Delhi : Markets regulator Sebi on Tuesday directed Tata Motors to conduct an internal inquiry into leakage of unpublished price sensitive information related to its quarterly financial results through WhatsApp.

  • WhatsApp to soon show ‘Forwarded Message’ for spam posts

    New Delhi: In a move to stop mass-level spam circulation on its platform, WhatsApp is reportedly working on a feature that will show “Forwarded Message” if the spam post has been forwarded from another group or from one of the members in the same chat group. “Forwarded Message” will appear on top of every post that spammers forward to groups en masse.

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    Mumbai Crime: Cops hunt for man who created fake FB profile of woman as sex worker, threatened rape

    A 26-year-old woman has lodged a complaint against an unidentified man for creating fake profiles on Facebook and sending objectionable photos on WhatsApp. The social media account, which was created, claimed that she is a sex worker. The man also posted some morphed photos and also threatened to rape her. The police are currently hunting the unidentified man.

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    Maharashtra: HSC English paper leaked on ‘Whatsapp’ on the first day of the exam

    Mumbai/Solapur: The HSC board, which conducts the all-important HSC 12th board examination, was red-faced on the first day of the exam. The board had made tall claims about putting in place a fool-proof examination system: accordingly, it was decided that the norm of not permitting mobile phones in the examination hall would be strictly enforced.  Even staff members have been barred from carrying mobiles.

  • WhatsApp for Windows phone: Beta version gets Stickers, Live Location Sharing

    In a news that would cheer gadget enthusiasts and tech wizards, the latest WhatsApp beta update for Windows Phone has been spotted in the wild with version 2.18.24. The update brings a new Stickers feature as well as redesigned Stickers notification icon, both of which haven’t been seen on Android or iPhone platforms before. The update also brings the Live Location sharing feature, something that made its way to Android and iPhone a while

  • Apple releases fix for Telugu bug that crashes iPhones

    San Francisco: Apple has released a new iOS 11.2.6 update that includes a fix for the bug that is causing iPhones and apps like Facebook and WhatsApp to crash when a Telugu single character is received via iMessage.