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WhatsApp is testing a new feature for organizing groups

WhatsApp is testing a new feature for organizing groups

WhatsApp, which is owned by Meta Platforms, is exploring a new tool called Communities to organize groups in broader structures that employers or schools might use. Will Cathcart, WhatsApp's CEO, said the function would link together groupings of up to 256 individuals under larger banners where ... Read more

date1 month ago
Meta will integrate Workplace and WhatsApp

Meta will integrate Workplace and WhatsApp

Meta announces the integration of Workplace and WhatsApp. The integration will allow content in Workplace to be sent to WhatsApp contacts. The integration is to be introduced sometime in 2022. The feature will allow Workplace users to send posts, photos and videos from Workplace to WhatsApp. Acc... Read more

date4 months ago
EC defends Ireland’s tech watchdog as criticism mounts

EC defends Ireland’s tech watchdog as criticism mounts

The Commission rushes to the rescue of the beleaguered Irish privacy regulator. Amid mounting criticism of Ireland’s privacy watchdog, top European Commission official Didier Reynders has come to Dublin’s defense. He is rejecting calls to penalize the country over claims it has failed to up... Read more

date4 months ago
WhatsApp introduces Community feature on iOS

WhatsApp introduces Community feature on iOS

The new feature allows users to administer several groups at once, and will be available both on iOS and Android. WhatsApp for iOS just released a new update for public beta testers. With that, WABetaInfo has been able to discover more about the upcoming Community feature. The publication also s... Read more

date5 months ago
Facebook awaiting EU antitrust approval to acquire Kustomer

Facebook awaiting EU antitrust approval to acquire Kustomer

Kustomer offers CRM solutions that help businesses communicate with consumers easily via emails, calls, and even Whatsapp Facebook announced a deal with Kustomer in November 2020, stating that it will help them scale up Whatsapp, which has seen a rise in post-pandemic usage. On the other hand, t... Read more

date5 months ago
WhatsApp fined a record 225 million euros over 2018 privacy issue

WhatsApp fined a record 225 million euros over 2018 privacy issue

Facebook's WhatsApp was fined a record $266 million by the Irish data protection regulator on Thursday after pressure from the EU privacy watchdog to raise the penalty for the company's breaches. WhatsApp said the fine was too high and that it would appeal. The Irish fine is significantly less t... Read more

date9 months ago
EU watchdog: WhatsApp privacy case must be decided in a month

EU watchdog: WhatsApp privacy case must be decided in a month

The European Union's privacy watchdog, EDPB, gave the Irish data protection agency a month to decide a long-delayed case on compliance by WhatsApp. The other agencies rejected the Irish watchdog's draft findings and fines, prompting the ultimatum on Wednesday. The Irish agency, which leads overs... Read more

date10 months ago
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