Home Apps WhatsApp stops working on this millions of Smartphones

WhatsApp stops working on this millions of Smartphones

- Advertisement -

Messaging App, WhatsApp, has stopped working on millions of Android and iOS devices running on older operating systems, as the company moved to protect its users, Forbes reported.

Since February 1, the app was reported to be no longer accessible on phones running Android version 2.3.7 and older, along with iPhones operating iOS 8 or earlier.

- Advertisement -

The media outlet stated millions of smartphones were affected by the update, which was announced in 2017.

“Because we no longer actively develop for these operating systems, some features might stop functioning at any time. For the best experience, were commend you use the latest version of iOS or Android available for your phone,” WhatsApp wrote in a blog.

In 2016, Facebook’s subsidiary announced its withdrawal from several mobile platforms, including BlackBerry 10, followed by a move to end support for smartphones using Windows from the end of 2019, BBC News reported.

The messaging service was the third most-downloaded app in the past decade, data from analyst company, App Annie showed.

Avatar
Opuru Joy
Your challenges either make you a BETTER person or a BITTER one, but they can never leave you as the same person. Challenges are 5% of life. Your reaction or response to challenges are the other 95%. Dont let 5% ruin 95%. Stay BLESSED, not STRESSED, Tech report thrills me, Tech report makes me feel better in this world of technology... All Tech News is the best tech zone.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Must Read

video

10 AMAZING Mini Gadgets Available Online

10 AMAZING Mini Gadgets Available Online... It’s no secret that modern-day technology comprises gadgets that are a product of miniaturization; after all, everything is better...
video

Samsung – THIS IS AWESOME!

Samsung - THIS IS AWESOME! Samsung phone cameras are known to be one of the best in the world. In fact, the Galaxy S21 Ultra...
video

The Smartwatch I’ve Always Wanted

The Smartwatch I've Always Wanted...
video

BEWARE – These Gaming PC Parts ARE NOT Worth Buying!

BEWARE - These Gaming PC Parts ARE NOT Worth Buying! Intel Z590 Motherboards are terrible value! If you're buying a gaming PC build in 2021,...
video

Apple iPhone Cases – Silicone vs Leather vs Clear and Which One Should You Choose?

Apple iPhone Cases - Silicone vs Leather vs Clear and Which One Should You Choose? iPhone 12 MagSafe Leather and Silicone cases have been around...
error: Alltechng Content is protected !!