Watts August on Android adds the option to share data with Facebook




Watts added application WhatsApp August in the last experimental version on the Android system option to share user data with the Facebook social network, which it acquired in 2014.

Option will not appear immediately after you install the beta version bearing the number 4.12.413, but the user needs to write some software commands in Terminal commands to show prompt.

And co-developer of the Android applications independent Javier Santos pictures of the new feature after discovering on their account in the Google Plus network social, and stated that the data is not enabled by default share option must be activated manually.

The reason is not yet known behind this feature is included within the application, especially since the Watts August the company more than once stressed that it will work separately from Facebook after the acquisition by 2014 to meet a record amount reached 16 billion US dollars.

After the completion of the acquisition, said Jan Koum, one of the founders of Watts in August and Chief Executive Officer of the company, that the application was built on the principle of respect for user privacy, and to know the least amount of information possible about where Watts in August does not require real or geographical location, user name.

It is noteworthy that the latest rumors reported that Watts August is preparing to launch video calls service, almost a year after the launch of voice calls. Also it revealed its intention to cancel the annual subscription fee of one dollar in the coming weeks.


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