According to outage tracking website Downdetector.com more than 14,000 users reported issues with Instagram, while more than 7,500 and 1,600 users reported issues with Facebook and WhatsApp,
In a sign that platforms like Facebook and WhatsApp are emerging as new public square for criminal deception, a study has found that social media fraud increased 43 per cent in 2018.
An expat has been convicted of promoting flesh trade and will be spending two years in jail for engaging in flesh trade.
Facebook’s WhatsApp on Tuesday urged users to upgrade to the latest version of its popular messaging app following a report that users could be vulnerable to having malicious spyware installed on phones without their knowledge.
The suspects reportedly promoted narcotic drugs among young people between the age of 18-30 years.
WhatsApp will stop working on millions of older mobile devices globally as the company has withdrawn support for such phones.
Statement from director of Food Safety Department at Dubai Municipality comes in response to a video recently circulated on the WhatsApp that Luppo sweets contained hidden pills of unknown source.
Major General Saif Al Zari Al Shamsi, Commander-in-Chief of the Sharjah Police, announced the launch of a new WhatsApp Service, titled “Own,” at the Sharjah Police General Directorate on Tuesday. The WhatsApp number is 065633333.
The new service, which is free-to-use, provides a central source of services for the enrolled patients in the programme, along with accurate, trustworthy and up-to-date information about COVID-19 related to home isolations for everyone who want to request the information in the UAE.