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The ultimate guide to WhatsApp’s powerful privacy options

Hello! WhatsApp is famous for its use of end-to-end encryption, which protects the messages you send
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WhatsApp is famous for its use of end-to-end encryption, which protects the messages you send and receive from prying eyes. But the hugely popular messaging app has a wealth of additional settings and options that let you ratchet up your level of privacy pretty much as far as you’d like to take it. Michael Grothaus provides a guide to what’s available and how to make the most of it. It’s full of invaluable advice, whether you’re a WhatsApp veteran or are just getting started.

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This newsletter was written by Harry McCracken.
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