WhatsApp dumps BlackBerry

01 March 2016 - 02:27 By James Titcomb, ©The Daily Telegraph

In what is yet another nail in a firmly closed coffin, WhatsApp has announced that it will drop support for its BlackBerry app by the end of this year.The messaging app used by more than one billion people said it would end support for the once all-conquering smartphone, as well as older versions of Nokia, Android and Windows Phone software.

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