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WhatsApp new policy limits forwarding of viral messages

WhatsApp implements a new policy on message forwarding to curb the spread of misinformation about the Coronavirus pandemic.

With COVID19 outbreak the number of fake news that is spreading through social networks and instant messaging apps is growing exponentially.

The limits introduced by WhatsApp aim at allowing to forward certain messages to one “chat” at a time, preventing the spread of fake news.

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