Then WhatsApp can only be used in limited quantities. According to the company’s website, you can still receive calls and notifications for a short time, but WhatsApp warns you not to “read or send messages” in the app.
Will my old chat histories be lost forever?
What do I do if I want to delete my WhatsApp account?
If you want to save old chat histories, photo and video files, you need to export and save the data. It is important not to uninstall the application. “You must also delete your account before you can uninstall the application,” advise consumer attorneys. Instructions can be found on the websites of Consumer Advisory Centers (www.bit.ly/whatsapp-tipp).
Will there be a last-minute stoppage of planned WhatsApp discoveries by the courts?
It is possible. Hamburg city data protection officer Johannes Caspar announced this week that he would take action against a planned change in WhatsApp rules. Casper opened related procedures. “WhatsApp rules contain advanced passages that give the service the right to share user data with other Facebook companies,” Kasper explained in his approach. Provides Facebook’s data protection guidelines for cross-company usage and evaluation of data from affiliates. He feared that the new regulations would create additional opportunities for data transfer for marketing purposes and direct mail. Facebook has an EU seat in Ireland and a German branch in Hamburg. Therefore, city authorities are responsible for Facebook.
Autor: Sebastian Holesley