Whatsapp adds end-to-end encryption

BBC NEWS Instant messaging service Whatsapp has announced it will encrypt all its users’ communications from Tuesday. With end-to-end encryption, messages are scrambled as they leave the sender’s device and can only be decrypted by the recipient’s device. It renders messages unreadable if they are intercepted, for example by criminals or law enforcement. Whatsapp, which…

Tough new powers for police around Ewood after vandalism, harassment of residents and urinating in street

Lancashire Telegraph TOUGH new powers for police and council officers to tackle nuisance and aggressive behaviour including going to the toilet in public, throwing missiles and setting fires have been proposed for the Ewood area of Blackburn. A new order to tackle vandalism, harassment of residents, and general disorder has been proposed for a 50…