Write and send messages to your friends and contacts from your iPhone.
Though you only get a few extra useful features, WhatsApp Messenger is an excellent choice for sending free texts across platforms, even internationally.
The latest ban there is the third for the Facebook-owned app since December. The suspension will be lifted when the company turns over data related to a criminal case, says a court.
A Brazilian judge has blocked access to a portion of Facebook's Brazilian bank accounts after it repeatedly ignored requests for WhatsApp user data in a drug case.
Over 1,100 voice calls are made on WhatsApp a second, totaling up to 100 million calls a day.
Tired of only being able to access your WhatsApp conversations on your phone?
According to data analytics firm SimilarWeb, WhatsApp was the most used messenger app in 109 countries, with Facebook Messenger coming in a far second.
Jettisoning need for a Web browser, new app promises a more streamlined process for chatting with friends and family.
A higher court overturns a three-day ban of the popular Facebook-owned messaging app.
Telegram, an alternative messaging app, is blowing up after the recent country-wide ban.
It's the second time in six months that the Facebook-owned chat service has been blocked in the country.