WhatsApp won’t restrict users who don’t accept terms by May 15, but it’s coming

WhatsApp says it won’t restrict access to accounts that haven’t agreed to the controversial new terms and conditions by the new May 15 deadline.

The company has already delayed the roll-out of the new privacy policy because of what it called ‘misinformation’ over features of increased data sharing with Facebook. WhatsApp has been badgering users with in-app notifications asking users to agree to the terms by the new deadline, but is now altering tack somewhat.

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Netatmo Smart Video Doorbell review: Posh design, privacy, and no subscription fees
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WhatsApp Lockout: Agree to new policy, or lose access to chats on May 15
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WhatsApp has confirmed it still plans to limit access for users don’t agree to its controversial new privacy policy by Read more