WhatsApp to charge iPhone users annual subscription

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WhatsApp to charge iPhone users annual subscription

(Credit: WhatsApp)

iPhone owners who use WhatsApp for their instant messaging needs will now have to pay 99 cents a year for the privilege.

Following a new version of WhatsApp for iPhone released on Tuesday, the developer unveiled the new pricing scheme.

Previously, iPhone users made a one-time payment of 99 cents for WhatsApp with no annual charge. Folks on Android and other mobile platforms enjoyed free service for the first year and then had to pay 99 cents each year. Now, everyone is on the same page.

In a blog posted Wednesday, the developer explained that all users can download WhatsApp for free but then must pay the annual 99-cent fee to continue to use the app.

“We feel that this model will allow us to become the communications service of the 21st century, and provide you the best way to stay in touch with your friends and family with no ads getting in the way,” WhatsApp said. “The good news for all current iPhone users is that WhatsApp will be free of charge for the rest of your life.”

The latest version of WhatsApp does add a handy new feature. Users … [Read more]

WhatsApp to charge iPhone users annual subscription

WhatsApp to charge iPhone users annual subscription

 

WhatsApp to charge iPhone users annual subscription

 

WhatsApp to charge iPhone users annual subscription

 

WhatsApp to charge iPhone users annual subscription

 

WhatsApp to charge iPhone users annual subscription

WhatsApp to charge iPhone users annual subscription

WhatsApp to charge iPhone users annual subscription

WhatsApp to charge iPhone users annual subscription

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