When user agree this new agreement then WhatsApp is eligible to share user’s phone number with Facebook, they said it is better for users that company will serve them target ads.
Facebook said it is for their own purpose and they will not share it with other banners or third party ad networks. Experts says it is not good move by Facebook or WhatsApp that they don’t have to take risk on user’s personal data or personal numbers, user need to be free from such agreement so they can protect their privacy.
According to some users you can skip this agreement from the same screen, if still you didn’t agree this then you can uncheck it by clicking on Read More option right below Agree button. If you agreed it already then also you can uncheck it later after one month. To uncheck it you have to go into the setting and uncheck the box and after that WhatsApp will not share your personal number with their Facebook services.
Facebook also says that it is better for user’s privacy in some ways, it is better for bank companies to alert customers about fraud transactions from registered numbers and also traveling apps can send notifications to users about their delayed or canceled flights. What do you think readers is it good move by WhatsApp or they have to find another way to serve their ads to customers? Fill free to share your thoughts in comments below.