Sri Lanka cuts off access to social networks to curb violence (updated)
Facebook, Instagram, Viber and WhatsApp are apparently affected.
BlackBerry sues Facebook for violating messaging patents
The lawsuit impacts Facebook, Instagram as well as WhatsApp.
Signal Messenger receives $50 million from WhatsApp co-founder
Signal Foundation's long-term vision is to offer multiple products that embody Signal's mission.
Google team will bring Smart Replies to more chat apps
Fire off a quick answer in Hangouts, Facebook Messenger and beyond.
WhatsApp starts digital payment tests in India
It offers a huge list of banks to choose from.
WhatsApp is the first third-party messaging service on CarPlay
The functionality is pretty limited, but it opens the door for more services.
WhatsApp builds a customer service app for businesses
The Android app is available in select markets at launch.
Lebanese hackers stole a ton of data then left it on an open server
A Lebanese intelligence agency is thought to be behind the massive hacking campaign.
Whatsapp servers can be compromised to add people to private groups
It's a narrow flaw, but a significant one.