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WhatsApp Ordered Blocked in Brazil

Popular messaging app WhatsApp has been blocked in Brazil for 72 hours starting Monday at 2 p.m. local time. Judge Marcel Montalvao issued the order because the app’s parent company, Facebook, refuses to give information to the government regarding a criminal investigation. This is not the first time WhatsApp has been in hot water in Brazil. In December it was ordered to be blocked for two days over another similar case, but access was restored after just 12 hours. At the time,...

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