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Rudd's Plan To Gain Access To WhatsApp 'The Outcome Jihadists Want', Warns Tory MP

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 28.03.2017 | UK Politics

Amber Rudd has been warned by a Tory MP that giving government the ability to read encrypted WhatsApp messages will also open up access to criminals ...

Shedding Some Light On 'Dark Social': Why Content Must Be More Engaging Than Ever Before

Mick Entwisle | Posted 27.03.2017 | UK Tech
Mick Entwisle

While Dark Social represents a major challenge for marketers looking to better measure and understand the different elements of their marketing, it also represents an opportunity for brands innovating in the space.

Rudd 'Using' Westminster Attack To Justify Spying On WhatsApp, Says Ex-Cyber Security Chief

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 27.03.2017 | UK Politics

Amber Rudd has been accused of trying to use last week’s terror attack on parliament to justify giving the government greater electronic surveillanc...

'Completely Unacceptable' We Can't See Terrorists' WhatsApp Messages, Says Amber Rudd

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 27.03.2017 | UK Politics

Home Secretary Amber Rudd today claimed it is “completely unacceptable” for WhatsApp to allow terrorists to “hide” behind its encrypted messag...

This Guy's Mum Hasn't Quite Got The Hang Of Whatsapp And The Internet Thinks It's Hilarious

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 24.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Technology can be baffling for the best of us. But when it comes to parents, there’s an entirely new level of confusion. One mum has adorably proven...

14 Things You Only Know If You’re Terrible At Texting Back

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 20.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle

These days it is a social faux pas to think of actually picking up the phone and calling someone, instead we all send a passive aggressive stream of m...

Run Out Of Storage On Your iPhone? These Hidden Features And Tips Can Help

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 17.03.2017 | UK Tech

We’ve all been there, you go to take a picture with your iPhone and then suddenly those infamous words appear: “There is not enough available stor...

WhatsApp Could Be Testing A Feature That Lets Businesses Talk To You

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 09.03.2017 | UK Tech

WhatsApp might sometimes feel like a human right, but actually it’s a company that needs to make money, just like the rest of them. Well it looks li...

The CIA Might Not Need To Bypass WhatsApp's Encryption To Read Your Messages

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 08.03.2017 | UK Tech

Last night, Wikileaks published what it claims to be the biggest leak of secret CIA files in the agency’s 70-year history. The documents describe an...

Emma Watson Reveals The ‘Harry Potter’ Cast Have Their Own WhatsApp Group

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 08.03.2017 | UK Entertainment

As inner (magic) circles go, they don’t get much tighter than the ‘Harry Potter’ cast, and it’s good to know that their bond is still very muc...

WhatsApp Status Launches On Monday: What Is It And How Do I Use It?

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 21.02.2017 | UK Tech

In yet another blow to the future of Snapchat, Whatsapp has now announced that they are rolling out a worldwide update to their app that will change h...

You Should Turn On This New WhatsApp Setting Now

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 10.02.2017 | UK Tech

WhatsApp has finally rolled out two-step verification to all its users after a limited trial began last year. The new feature stops someone from activ...

15 Things You Only Know If You're A Serial Drunk Texter

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 02.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Ladies and gentlemen, the tech heroes at Whatsapp have finally noticed what we’ve all known for years - we are simply not responsible enough to text...

WhatsApp Will Soon Let You Delete Sent Messages, But There's A Catch

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 31.01.2017 | UK Tech

From typos to overzealous declarations, we’ve all sent WhatsApp messages we’ve quickly come to regret. Fortunately, the company’s execs appear t...

Encrypted WhatsApp Messages Could Be Read, Researchers Warn

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 14.01.2017 | UK Tech

A WhatsApp bug could enable government agencies to read encrypted messages, research suggests. Security expert Thomas Boelter has uncovered a flaw in ...

It's A Hoax, Facebook And WhatsApp Won't Start Charging Users

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 06.01.2017 | UK Tech

Another year, another hoax proclaiming Facebook and WhatsApp are set to start charging their users. This time, the services are rumoured to be chargin...

Governments Shut Down The Internet 50 Times Last Year

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 04.01.2017 | UK Tech

Governments shut down the internet more than 50 times last year, prompting calls for telecoms companies to stand up to politicians. Around the world, ...

Has WhatsApp Stopped Working On Your Phone? We've Got Some Bad News

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 04.01.2017 | UK Tech

WhatsAppers with older smartphones are the latest victims of a technological arms race that punishes customers for not upgrading their mobiles. The Fa...

The EU Could Dramatically Change Privacy Laws For Facebook, WhatsApp And Skype

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 15.12.2016 | UK Tech

The EU is set to toughen up privacy laws governing data processed by companies like Facebook, WhatsApp, Skype, according to reports. Reuters reported ...

Two In Three Internet Users Live Under State Censorship

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 15.11.2016 | UK Tech

Internet freedom has fallen for the sixth year running after governments ramped up efforts to censor messaging apps, according to a damning report. Fr...

WhatsApp Is The World's Most Secure Messaging App, Study

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 26.10.2016 | UK Tech

Amnesty has awarded Facebook’s WhatsApp and Messenger apps the top spot in a new privacy ranking for messaging services. The human rights NGO gave ...

Facebook Ordered To Stop Collecting WhatsApp Data In Germany

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 28.09.2016 | UK Tech

Facebook has been ordered to stop collecting and storing data from German users of WhatsApp, which it acquired for $19bn (£14.6bn) in 2014. The direc...

WhatsApp's Newest Feature Is Its Most Annoying Yet

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 20.09.2016 | UK Tech

There’s one thing Facebook’s suite of social networks is lacking: notifications. Besides Facebook wall notifications, Facebook group notifications...

WhatsApp's Privacy Changes Are Being Looked Into By The Information Commissioner

Press Association | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 26.08.2016 | UK Tech

WhatsApp’s recent privacy policy changes are being looked into by the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) to make sure that they fall within t...

Opting Out Of The Facebook-WhatsApp Data Agreement Proves Difficult

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 25.08.2016 | UK Tech

Facebook is seeking to better tailor its adverts by harvesting up to a billion mobile phone numbers from its messaging service WhatsApp. WhatsApp’s ...