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    Facebook’s WhatsApp limits text forwards to five recipients to curb rumours

    Facebook’s WhatsApp limits text forwards to five recipients to curb rumours

    JAKARTA, Jan 21 — Facebook Inc’s WhatsApp messenger service is globally limiting the number of times a user can forward a message to five, in a bid to fight “misinformation and rumours”, company executives said today. “We’re imposing a limit of five messages all over the world as of today,” Victoria Grand, vice president for policy and communications at WhatsApp, said at an event in the Indonesian capital. Previously, a WhatsApp user could forward a message to 20 individuals or...

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