WhatsApp Lockout: Agree to new policy, or lose access to chats on May 15

WhatsApp has confirmed it still plans to limit access for users don’t agree to its controversial new privacy policy by May 15.

In a new FAQ on the Facebook-owned company’s website, WhatsApp says hold-outs will not be able to send, read or reply to messages after May 15. The company says those users will be able to make and receive voice calls for a brief period, but that won’t last long.

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