Won’t ask users to accept new privacy policy: WhatsApp to HC

Facebook-owned instant messaging app WhatsApp today told the Delhi High Court that it will voluntarily put a hold on the rollout of its ‘contentious’ new privacy policy until a data protection bill comes into force. Continue Reading

All you should know about WhatsApp’s disappearing messages

Facebook-owned instant messaging application WhatsApp has come up with its new exciting disappearing messages feature which, once enabled, will make new messages sent in individual or group chats disappear after a week. Continue Reading

Govt assures widest possible talks before formalising social media rules

The government will have the widest possible consultations before formalising rules governing social media companies, but will make clear the sovereign has all the rights to bring in laws to better serve its people, Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said. Continue Reading