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WhatsApp blames 'confusion, misreporting' for public outrage over privacy changes

By Jakub Krupa
  • 20 Jan 2021 22:36
  • 20 Jan 2021 22:36

WhatsApp has defended its privacy policy changes, blaming "inaccurate reports" for suggesting the messaging service would be sharing more data with its parent Facebook. "That just simply is not the case," the company's executive told UK lawmakers on Wednesday.

"I can absolutely say there is no change to the data that WhatsApp shares

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