Has the popular Messenger fear of too much competition? In its current version WhatsApp leaves no links to Telegram too!
Z was is WhatsApp which currently has over 900 million users is still the undisputed leader among the messengers, but since the takeover by Facebook Search many users alternatives – about Telegram. The provider prides itself messages, photos encrypted to send. With over 62 million users of competitor WhatsApp is probably slow a thorn in the side – hence the service now blocks any Telegram links in the messages of users. References to the competition no longer displays the version of Android (the iOS version is probably not affected) now as a hyperlink, rather than text – which no longer can be copied. “WhatsApp use on PC – so it works!
WhatsApp locks Telegram deliberately
The Telegram-censorship is currently taking place only in version 2.12.367. A Reddit user has looked at the code and shows that WhatsApp locks the Telegram-references deliberately. Opposite The Verge located Telegram was left: “Once such methods through the media are known, Facebook rowing back and usually makes its filter programs responsible for the problem.” Currently, WhatsApp and Facebook to express not the incident.