WhatsApp successfully restricts "viral" content: The new limit on WhatsApp's advanced messages, which was implemented just this month, has already started to pay off. The spread of viral content has dropped by 70% worldwide since the announcement of the restriction.
Now, the users they will be able to forward the message they want to a single person or group chat at a time. A similar filter was introduced in 2018, which banned the shipment to more than five recipients.
A spokesman for the agency said in a statement "It simply came to our notice then. Since we implemented it, there has been a 70% reduction in the number of such messages. We make an effort to keep WhatsApp as an app for personal and private conversations. We are committed to doing what we can to address these issues. "
This move could ease the scrutiny of his service Facebook in many countries, including India, which is its largest market.
New Delhi asked WhatsApp and others social networking services, take measures to avoid the spread of posts about him corona. According to a spokesman, there has been a huge flurry of messages in recent weeks that could lead to misinformation.