WhatsApp still banned, only JioChat functioning in J&K
Tuesday, January 28, 2020, 10:06 AM
The government may have restored mobile and internet services in Jammu & Kashmir but the popular messaging app WhatsApp will still not work there. According to the whitelisted sites released by the government, JioChat, a messaging app of Reliance Jio, will be the only such platform which will function in the state.
Facebook has given up plans for ads inside WhatsApp, says new report
Friday, January 17, 2020, 10:10 AM
WhatsApp will not be getting advertisements as Facebook appears to have backed away from the controversial decision, according to a report in the Wall Street Journal. It was reported last year that Facebook was getting ready to introduce ads as part of the 'Status' feature on WhatsApp, similar to how ads are shown in-between Instagram Stories, but it looks like that won't be happening.