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For those looking for a Blue Badge, the Twitter Verification Application Process has been restarted

After stopping the process last week, Twitter stated on Wednesday that it has started receiving user requests for profile verification. After a more than four-year hiatus, the verification application procedure was reopened on May 20. However, nearly a week after it was restarted, the micro blogging site suspended the operation. While the application process for validating profiles was put on hold, Twitter pledged to restart it soon. It did not,

WhatsApp will not restrict users' ability to use the service if they refuse to accept the new privacy policy

Following widespread criticism of its new privacy policy, WhatsApp has reversed its position. The firm previously said that customers who refuse to accept the new privacy policy will have their app’s functioning limited, however this is no longer the case. “Given recent conversations with different agencies and privacy experts,” a WhatsApp representative told ‘The Verge,” “we want to make clear that we will not limit the functionality of how WhatsApp