WhatsApp has recently faced extreme backlash on social media, amid mass confusion over data sharing with Facebook. Many people began to switch to other apps such as Signal and Telegram, to enjoy better privacy. Following global outrage, WhatsApp had reportedly delayed the data-sharing change. Yes, you read that right. The messenger app cancelled its February 8 deadline for accepting an update to its terms concerning sharing data with Facebook. Your account won’t be deleted for at least three months. The latest update has once again sparked, meme-fest on Twitter. WhatsApp funny memes, and hilarious reactions are lit on social media with netizens making jokes on the app’s delay.
Meanwhile users to Zuckerberg: pic.twitter.com/UgvggG5oje
— Amit Singh Rajput (@amitvaani) January 16, 2021
— dhaval dange (@be1ngdd) January 16, 2021
WhatsApp delays its update
*le everyone switching from SIGNAL to WHATSAAP again pic.twitter.com/ztj3UBkjo6
— Sujeet maurya (@Oooo__baaa__maa) January 16, 2021
Le me* pic.twitter.com/mFN0X9nAp7
— suraj gurav (@suraj_gurav) January 16, 2021
WhatsApp Privacy Be Like
*Not a meme just a picture of WhatsApp's privacy* pic.twitter.com/92akHXvoJX
— A.N.Y. 👀 (@vichitra_duniya) January 16, 2021
#WhatsApp delays Privacy changes due to users backlash.
Meanwhie public to Zuckerberg: pic.twitter.com/0fS4si3gvH
— Turbosu Roy (@turbosu_roy) January 16, 2021
More updates on the same are awaited. Meanwhile, the messaging app assured to do a lot more to clarify the misinformation around how privacy and security work on WhatsApp, before finally rolling its latest update.
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