WhatsApp now has over 2 billion users
It's using the milestone to advocate against efforts to limit encryption.
WhatsApp desktop security flaw gave intruders remote access to files
Older web tech left the chat app vulnerable.
Phishing scams leveled up, and we didn’t
Don’t be Jeff Bezos.
UN calls for investigation into alleged Saudi hacking of Jeff Bezos
It's stepping up pressure on US authorities.
Dark mode is coming to WhatsApp for Android
It's currently available to beta users, but expect it to be made public soon.
WSJ: Facebook won't push through with plans to put ads in WhatsApp
WhatsApp will reportedly focus on building business features for now.
WhatsApp ends support for Windows Phone and older versions of Android
Support will end on December 31st 2019 and February 1st 2020.
WhatsApp exploit let one message render the app unusable for entire groups
The issue has been patched, so remember to update your apps.
FTC may block Facebook's integration plans for WhatsApp and Instagram
It's concerned that other services won't be able to compete.