Tag Archives: WhatsApp

WhatsApp Gets End-to-end Encryption

WhatsApp has implemented end-to-end encryption of chats in its app, in partnership with the makers of TextSecure, Open WhisperSystems. The company, now owned by Facebook, has already added this in the latest version of its Android app, and other platforms are going to get it soon, in a staggered manner. According to Open WhisperSystems, who […]

What’s On My Android – My Essential Apps

Everyone has their set of favourite, essential apps on their phone. I have a fair amount of apps I use on my Nexus 5, and I thought I’d share them with you all. Without blabbering any more, I’ll get down to it. I’ll start with apps that don’t require root and then move on to […]

Google Is Planning To Launch A WhatsApp Competitor

Google is apparently preparing to launch a WhatsApp competitor, according to reports. The Mountain View based company sent one of its product managers to India last month to analyse the messaging situation in the country, and as a result, they’re now supposedly working on a WhatsApp competitor. Remember the crazy WhatsApp acquisition by Facebook? Valued […]

Nokia Announces Asha 500, 502 And Asha 503 At Abu Dhabi

At what could be the last ever Nokia World, the Finns announced three new Asha devices – the 500, 502 and 503, building upon the Asha brand and working toward the Next Billion goal that the company had set a while back. The three devices – Asha 500, 502 and 503 come with a dual-shot […]

WhatsApp For Windows Phone Receives An Update, Makes It Faster

WhatsApp for Windows Phone has mostly been an unusable piece of software, and whether it’s an issue with the OS, or the app itself, is not clear. However, the devs have been working around this issue, and they’ve pushed out an update today. The update apparently speeds up the app, and it’s true. The app […]