WhatsApp launches four-person group video calling
Up to four people can hold face-to-face chats.
WhatsApp clamps down on forwarding to reduce hoaxes and spam
The restrictions take effect globally, but will be even tighter in India.
WhatsApp now labels forwarded messages to fight fake news in India
The service is trying to fight misinformation that has led to mob violence and deaths.
Facebook uses newspaper ads to warn WhatsApp users about fake news
The ad in an Indian newspaper gives readers 10 tips for combating misinformation.
WhatsApp enlists outside help for its fake news problem
The service is handing out grants of up to $50,000 to study how misinformation spreads.
Fake news on WhatsApp is inciting lynchings in India
Twelve people have died since May due to online rumors.
Instagram reaches 1 billion monthly users
The Facebook-owned app has hit its biggest milestone yet.
Amazon makes it easy to share the Alexa skills you create
Skills made with Blueprints can be emailed, tweeted and texted.
Progressive groups want FTC to split Facebook into multiple companies
Whatsapp, Instagram and Messenger would be spun off into separate companies.