Staying safe on WhatsApp as scammers eye SA’s most popular messaging app
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Data privacy furore over campaign texts erupts in Zimbabwe
Political parties in Zimbabwe have amplified communications ahead of the August polls, which has led to unsolicited messages being sent out to citizens.
ChatFin: Expedited license renewal process with a Whatsapp Chatbot
ChatFin, a solution, application and investment provider in the financial services industry, identified a gap in the market to offer a digital intermediary service for vehicle owners.
WhatsApp slapped with second-largest GDPR fine of €225m
This is the largest fine ever from the Irish Data Protection Commission, and the second-highest under EU GDPR rules.
Rise of mod apps in Sub-Saharan Africa
WhatsApp clones increasingly popular, but experts warn of security concerns.
KaiOS integrates WhatsApp to extend smart feature phones reach
KaiOS, Facebook push for increased availability throughout 2019.
MyWari now available on WhatsApp
Financial services platform integrates with social network to expand service delivery.
Airbnb continues to disrupt Zimbabwe's traditional travel industry
Service confirms increase in number of local accommodation listings.
Kenya to monitor hate-speech in WhatsApp groups
Group admins have the mandate to ensure that members do not spread any form of hate speech, rumours or fake news.
Barclays Zim battles rumour circulating on social media
False message posted on WhatsApp claims business will shut down on 22 March.
Tigo Tanzania announces free WhatsApp
Telco offers complimentary service to all customers subscribed to its network.
Mobile subscribers left frustrated in Zimbabwe
Econet Wireless, Telecel Zimbabwe acknowledge recent disruptions to service.