FACEBOOK Inc's messaging service WhatsApp is in talks with multiple Indonesian digital payment firms to offer its mobile transaction services, in a bid to tap the nation's fast growing e-commerce...

[JAKARTA] Facebook Inc's messaging service WhatsApp is in talks with multiple Indonesian digital payment firms to offer their mobile transaction services, in a bid to tap the nation's fast growing...

[BENGALURU] Facebook Inc's plan to integrate Instagram and WhatsApp more closely could hinder any attempts to break up the social media giant, Federal Trade Commission Chairman Joseph Simons told...

THE BROAD VIEW

DATA can be a liability as well as an asset. It's great for ad targeting or fraud detection; it's problematic when the possessor is expected to police it. Duties range from reporting the blatantly...

[NEW YORK] A cybersecurity firm says it has identified flaws in the popular messaging app WhatsApp that could allow hackers to manipulate messages in both public and private conversations, raising...

[SAN FRANCISCO] Facebook said it was "back at 100 per cent" Wednesday evening after an outage on all of its services affected users in various parts of the world.

[MEXICO CITY] Walmart's Mexico unit has begun offering grocery delivery from its Superama stores via messaging service WhatsApp, the retailer said on Monday, in a new stab at attracting shoppers...

COMMENTARY

THE discovery that hackers could snoop on WhatsApp should alert users of supposedly secure messaging apps to an uncomfortable truth: "End-to-end encryption" sounds nice - but if anyone can get...

[WASHINGTON] WhatsApp said on Tuesday that a security breach on its messaging app had signs of coming from a government using surveillance technology developed by a private company, and it may...

WHATSAPP on Tuesday encouraged its users to upgrade the app to plug a security breach that allowed sophisticated attackers to sneak spyware into phones, in the latest trouble for its parent...