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  • Israeli soldiers punished for WhatsApp leaks of dead comrades’ names

    July 24, 2014 | 2:14 pm

    The Israeli military said it had detained several soldiers and a civilian on suspicion of leaking Gaza casualty figures over social media before families of the dead or wounded could be formally informed.

    A week into ground fighting with Hamas that has killed at least 32...

  • When your child fights in Gaza, this is how it feels

    By Jared Sichel

    July 23, 2014 | 6:18 pm

    Jonathan and Daphne Orenshein do not like when an unknown number pops up on their cell phone. 

    Their son, Kevin, 21, operates a tank in the Israel Defense Forces’ (IDF) Givati unit and, as of his last report to his parents, was likely headed into a dense Gaza City neighborhood,...

  • Recording of kidnapped teen’s emergency call released

    July 1, 2014 | 9:57 am

    The recording of the emergency call placed by one of the kidnapped teens was officially released after a leaked copy spread throughout Israel on WhatsApp.

    “I’ve been kidnapped,” a teen, identified by his father as Gilad Shaar, is heard whispering in the call made at 10:25 p.m....

  • Iranian judge summons Facebook CEO for breach of privacy

    May 27, 2014 | 12:17 pm

    A conservative Iranian court opened a case against instant messaging services WhatsApp and Instagram while also summoning Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg over complaints of privacy violation, state news agency ISNA reported on Tuesday.

    The case underscores the growing struggle...

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  • Rouhani rejects Iranian WhatsApp ban

    May 7, 2014 | 10:00 am

    Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has rejected a plan to ban the free text-messaging service WhatsApp.

    The plan was approved by an Iranian censorship committee and then announced Sunday by Abdolsamad Khorramabadi, head of the country’s Committee for Determining Criminal Web...

  • Netanyahu’s parting remark to LA: ‘Cannot be tolerant to the intolerant’

    By Jared Sichel

    March 6, 2014 | 10:53 am

    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu closed the final leg of his three-day trip to California on Thursday, March 6, with a message for Iran and its proxy terrorist groups: “We will expose, and we shall fight them. And I’ll tell you the other thing: We shall beat them.”

    His...

  • WhatsApp CEO Jan Koum’s tale of two cities

    February 24, 2014 | 9:52 am

    Jan Koum’s birthday is today, and he’s already received his big gift.

    The Ukraine-born CEO and founder of WhatsApp has catapulted from relative unknown to a poster boy for rags-to-riches immigrant triumph since selling the rapidly growing messaging company to Facebook for a...

  • Zuckerberg’s Facebook buys WhatsApp for $19 billion

    February 20, 2014 | 10:41 am

    Facebook will buy the mobile messaging service WhatsApp for $19 billion in cash and stock, the company announced.

    “No one in the history of the world has ever done something like this,” Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg said during a conference call on Wednesday, Reuters...

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