Technology / Software
WhatsApp ditching BlackBerry
01 Mar 2016 at 15:26hrs | Views
Instant messaging application WhatsApp over the weekend announced plans to discontinue support for several older and fringe smartphone mobile platforms.
WhatsApp said that while these mobile devices have been an "important part of our story, they don't offer the kind of capabilities we need to expand our app's features in the future".
The move comes as Samsung and Apple dominate the global smartphone market which each respectively have a 22.5% and 15.9% share.
Source - fin24