WhatsApp launches fingerprint security lock support for Android devices

WhatsApp launches fingerprint security lock support for Android devices

WhatsApp has announced the rollout of support for biometric authentication through fingerprint sensors on the Android platform. On Thursday, the Facebook-owned messaging application said that…

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Facebook Finally Pays £500K Cambridge Analytica Fine

Facebook Finally Pays £500K Cambridge Analytica Fine

Facebook has finally reached an agreement with the UK’s privacy regulator to pay a £500,000 penalty related to the Cambridge Analytica scandal, a year after…

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Facebook Sues NSO Group Over WhatsApp Zero Day

Facebook Sues NSO Group Over WhatsApp Zero Day

Facebook filed a lawsuit today in a US court against NSO Group, an Israeli company that sells spyware products. The social media giant claims that…

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Attention Facebook Users: Here’s What You Need to Know About the Recent Breach

Attention Facebook Users: Here’s What You Need to Know About the Recent Breach

With over 2.4 billion monthly active users, Facebook is the biggest social network worldwide. And with so many users come tons of data, including some…

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Facebook-Owned WhatsApp Looks to Launch Digital Payments in Indonesia

Facebook-Owned WhatsApp Looks to Launch Digital Payments in Indonesia

Facebook-owned messaging service, WhatsApp, is purportedly in preliminary talks with multiple digital payments firms as well as a state-owned bank to launch digital payment services…

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The White House Readies Draft Of Executive Order That Could Break The Internet

The White House Readies Draft Of Executive Order That Could Break The Internet

It appears the Trump administration is drafting an executive order that has the potential to radically change how the content posted on social networks are…

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China’s Digital Currency Is Ready, Central Bank Says

China’s Digital Currency Is Ready, Central Bank Says

The People’s Bank of China (PBoC) has claimed that its digital currency “can now be said to be ready.” According to PBoC deputy director Mu…

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Regulators from Australia, Canada, UK hit Facebook with Libra privacy concerns

Regulators from Australia, Canada, UK hit Facebook with Libra privacy concerns

Facebook has been called upon by a group of data protection and privacy regulators to provide further information on its Libra project, asking how the…

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WhatsApp is about to get a huge upgrade that’ll let you use the same account across platforms

WhatsApp is about to get a huge upgrade that’ll let you use the same account across platforms

A big leak has revealed that Facebook is working on a new WhatsApp experience which will let you use the same account to multiple phones,…

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US lawmakers troubled by Facebook's Libra due to 'pattern of failing to keep consumer data private'

US lawmakers troubled by Facebook’s Libra due to ‘pattern of failing to keep consumer data private’

US lawmakers in a hearing at the House Committee on Financial Services on Wednesday expressed widespread mistrust of Facebook’s cryptocurrency plan, saying the company’s attempt…

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