Facebook’s WhatsApp Delays Privacy Change over ‘Confusion’ and Backlash

The messaging service WhatsApp has reportedly delayed an upcoming privacy change that it claims caused “confusion” amongst users who believe that the app would be sharing more data, including their…

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Facebook’s WhatsApp Suffers Dip in Downloads Over Privacy Concerns

Facebook’s WhatsApp messaging app has suffered a major drop in new downloads as many users turn to private messaging apps Signal and Telegram following changes to WhatsApp’s terms of service. The Independent…

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Signal Sees ‘Unprecedented’ Growth After WhatsApp Changes Privacy Terms

Signal, a messaging app, has seen “unprecedented” and “vertical” growth in recent days, according to Brian Acton, the billionaire executive chairman of the Signal Foundation. Acton, who cofounded WhatsApp before…

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