Now you can send photos and videos that disappear from your WhatsApp chat after the recipient has opened them once.
End-to-end encrypted backups also support an encryption key that can be used to restore your password.
India is among the top three countries facing phishing attacks primarily via instant mobile messaging apps like Facebook-owned WhatsApp and highly-encrypted Telegram, a new report revealed on Wednesday.
WhatsApp's counsel also accepted that its commitment is "we need to fit in the law".
Choosing the video quality before sending is useful as it means that you can pick the right option to either save bandwidth or share the video without heavy compression.
As Director of WhatsApp Payments - India, Mahatme will focus on enhancing the payments experience for users, scaling the service offering and work towards contributing to WhatsApp's vision of digital and financial inclusion in India.
"We reiterate that we have already responded to the Government of India and assured them that the privacy of users remains our highest priority. As a reminder, the recent update does not change the privacy of people's personal messages."
Taking the privacy war to the court, Facebook-owned WhatsApp has sued the Indian government, saying that user privacy is in its DNA and the company will not share the information related to the "first originator of information" with any government including India.
Smartphone brand OPPO on Monday announced home delivery of its products with a simple text on the WhatsApp app.
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