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WhatsApp adds features to control forwarded, group messages

Wednesday 11 July 2018 | 09:21 CET | News
WhatsApp announced new features for group and forwarded messages aimed at limiting the spread of fake or malicious messages on the app. 

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Companies: WhatsApp
Countries: World
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