DOJ asks Facebook to halt end-to-end encryption plans (updated)
AG Barr wants Mark Zuckerberg to give law enforcement backdoor access to messages.
WhatsApp tests disappearing messages in its Android app
There's no indication of when the feature will be publicly available.
Anti-extremism group run by social media giants becomes independent
The Global Internet Forum to Counter Terrorism was formed two years ago.
A 4G flip phone with Google Assistant is coming to the US
Dumb phones aren't so dumb anymore.
The safest messaging apps
Not all encrypted messaging apps are the same.
Huawei technicians may have helped African governments spy on opponents
An investigation found Huawei employees helped authorities in Uganda and Zambia.
Apple might force Facebook to change how its apps handle voice calls
Starting with iOS 13, apps will no longer be allowed to run VOIP in the background.
Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp went down (again)
It's continuing a string of outages that have plagued the services.
Facebook plans to put its name on Instagram, WhatsApp
Get ready for 'WhatsApp from Facebook.'