Written By Axel Nash |
In early-May, Facebook announced that users who failed to accept WhatsApp new policy by 15th May will see a decline in functionality over time. This announcement was distressing to most WhatsApp uses who saw it a violation of their privacy, raising questions on just how much users’ personal data WhatsApp should be sharing with Facebook.
WhatsApp Will Not Restrict Account Functions
Even with the threat lifted, there are some users who have chosen to stop using WhatsApp for privacy reasons. This trend may be expected to grow the more WhatsApp chooses to share user personal data with Facebook.
Should We Accept WhatsApp New Policy?
But still, the majority of WhatsApp users have accepted the new WhatsApp policy. If you still haven’t, you still have time to make a decision although WhatsApp will continue to remind you to accept the new policy.