WhatsApp users can lose access if they don’t accept the new terms of service
The update announcement is followed by a disclaimer stating that the new terms will go into effect on February 8, 2021. Now for the catch, as the disclaimer said: “After this date, you will need to accept the new conditions to continue using WhatsApp or you can always delete your account. “WABetaInfo also mentioned that the aforementioned date may be subject to change and that updated terms of service are expected to be announced in the coming weeks.
A WhatsApp spokesperson confirmed The independent that all users “must agree” to the new terms before February 8 of next year if they wish to have continuous access to the application. Gadgets 360 has contacted the company for confirmation. This report will be updated when we hear from you.
In other WhatsApp related news, the messaging app is receiving new updates which will bring a number of improvements to the wallpapers. It will allow users to set custom wallpapers for different chats and will also bring an up-to-date stock wallpaper gallery.