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WhatsApp Private Reply Feature for Groups Enabled by Mistake, Expected Soon: Report

WhatsApp is expected to release the Private Reply feature for groups soon HIGHLIGHTS It was first enabled in v2.17.342, then disabled with v2.17.344 It reappeared in the v2.17.348 beta for Windows Phone Other new features were also seen in the beta WhatsApp mistakenly rolled out the ‘Reply Privately’ feature in a beta update for Windows Phone that will allow users to privately send ... Read More »

WhatsApp Restricted Groups Feature Spotted in Beta, Lets Admins Place Limits on Posting

Facebook-owned WhatsApp is likely to give group administrators more powers where they will be able to restrict all other members from sending text messages, photographs, videos, GIFs, documents, or voice messages in case the admin thinks so. According to WABetaInfo, a fan site that tests new WhatsApp features early, the popular mobile messaging platform has submitted the “Restricted Groups” setting via Google Play Beta ... Read More »

Civil Rights Groups Protest Boston PD’s Social Media Monitoring Plan

pushback against law enforcement monitoring of social media continued this week with an open letter from civil rights groups and privacy to the city government of Boston, urging officials to cancel plans to acquire social media analytics software with a seven-figure price tag, which would enable the Boston Police Department to track citizens’ online activity. The letter, signed by groups ... Read More »

Global Business Groups Petition China’s Premier on Cyber Rules

In a letter addressed to Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, 46 global business groups spanning finance, information technology, insurance and manufacturing urged Beijing to revise its draft cyber rules which they said would hamper trade. The signatories include industry associations from Asia, Australia, the United States, Mexico and Europe, according to a copy of the letter seen by Reuters. Foreign industry ... Read More »

60 percentage of digital groups to face carrier screw ups with the aid of 2020: Gartner

by using 2020, 60 percent of digital agencies will suffer essential provider disasters because of thelack of ability of IT security teams to manage virtual risk, stated a unique report by way ofmarketplace research firm Gartner. “Cyber-safety is a critical a part of virtual business with its broader outside surroundings and newdemanding situations in an open virtual international,” stated Paul ... Read More »

60 percentage of virtual groups to stand service disasters by way of 2020: Gartner

with the aid of 2020, 60 percent of virtual groups will suffer important service screw ups due to theincapacity of IT safety groups to manage digital chance, stated a special file by way of marketresearch company Gartner. “Cyber-security is a critical a part of digital business with its broader external ecosystem and newchallenges in an open virtual world,” said Paul ... Read More »

US Looks to Facebook, Private Groups to Battle Online Extremism

The US government, acknowledging its limited success in combating Islamic extremist messaging, is recruiting tech companies, community organizations and educational groups to take the lead in disrupting online radicalisation. The change in strategy, which took a step forward on Wednesday when the Justice Department convened a meeting with social media firms including Facebook Inc, Twitter and Alphabet Inc’s Google , ... Read More »