As per views from the users of the widely used messaging app, the tech giant played a dirty trick on its users by coming up with an update that shares their personal information with Facebook. Besides, this isn’t the only concern of users; the major apprehension that people are facing is that they are bound to provide their data to the application. In other words, the globally used messaging application will not allow the users to proceed with chats and calls if they don’t agree to the new updated policy.
The messenger has been in highlights due to its updates and policies. As per its previous update, old phones with limitations in terms of upgradation, won’t be eligible for using the app: i.e., WhatsApp will not work on outdated smartphones.
Telegram over WhatsApp
As per social media users and media reports, plenty of WhatsApp users are considering telegram as a replacement of WhatsApp since they supposedly find it more secure than their current messenger. Several individuals even posted funny memes on social media to reflect their perception about switching to the Telegram messaging application.
As far as the public is concerned about their privacy, they are not entirely wrong, presumably. In reference to their worries, WhatsApp is listed among the Tech Giants that have been accused of using user’s private data to accomplish their goals by the Federal Trade Commission, USA.
Elon Musk, the Tesla founder also reacted to the fact that many people are going crazy over the new policy idea by the messing application. He presented an alternate evidently in order to divert people from their old messenger towards a new one. The space giant suggested the application, Signal which is also an encrypted messenger to call, send messages, voice notes, images, and videos.