However, it remains unclear how WhatsApp will confirm this and enforce the new limit, as it does not now verify identity beyond its requirement for a working mobile phone number.
Facebook has a separate data policy for its services, including rival instant messaging service Messenger.
The rules are changing because of newEuropean Union data privacy laws which come into force in May.
WhatsApp, founded in 2009, has come under pressure from some European governments in recent years because of its end-to-end encrypted messaging system and its plan to share more data with its parent, Facebook. As of now, WhatsApp hasn't made it clear how the age limit will be checked given the limited data requested.
Now if you are living in Europe then you have to be at least 16 years of age to use Whatsapp.
Venkaiah Naidu rejects 'impeachment' notice against CJI
The Congress party said it was not surprised by the ruling by Naidu, a former minister under Prime Minister Narendra Modi. About the BJP charge that the motion was linked to Supreme Court judgement in the case relating to death of Judge B.H.
The Kardashians decide to close down DASH stores
In another pic, Kourtney appears to be glowing, with her sultry smoky eye and bronzed cheeks on full display. And we were literally told we'll film around the stores to make you guys comfortable.
Spurs, Heat looking for bounce-back efforts in Game 2
The Warriors had improved to 9-21 beyond the arc, while the Spurs were languishing at an ineffective 4-25 from 3-point range. Those two players, along with Draymond Green will look to take a 3-0 series lead on Thursday night.
Klobuchar said: "Consumers should have the right to control their personal data and that means allowing them to opt out of having their data collected and tracked..."
The GDPR replaces the Data Protection Directive 95/46/EC and aims to reshape the way organisations across the Europe approach data privacy. It plans to ask under-16s to nominate a parent or guardian who can grant permission for them to share information on the app.
CNBC reports that WhatsApp and Facebook will keep their current minimum age restrictions at 13 outside of the EU. The cross-checking of a user's age is quite hard for WhatsApp and it has not revealed the measures taken to identify the age range.
If they do not, they will not see a fully personalised version of the platform.
GDPR will be the biggest overhaul of data protection laws in the world and has been designed to create a unified set of standards that all companies adhere to.
WhatsApp will also soon allow users to download a report detailing everything the app knows about you.
In a speech earlier this month, Chinese president Xi Jinping said his country would open itself wider to foreign companies. The Commerce Ministry in Beijing said last weekend that China would welcome a visit from the U.S.to discuss trade issues.
This one likely falls under the total as well thanks to Minnesota cooling off from outside and Houston playing tighter defense. Gerald Green , who had 21 points and was a plus-21 in Game 2, had a mere ten points and was a team-worst minus-18.
Police said they found pills scattered all over his home, some in blankets and others mixed together in the same bottle. Metz says nothing in the evidence suggests Prince knowingly took it or that there was a "sinister motive".
The day is a celebration of the brick and mortar store, and the atmosphere is festive. "It's like a cultural event". Dre, Prodigy, Nas, The Notorious B.I.G., Rob Base & DJ E-Z Rock, Cypress Hill and Cam'ron plus many more.
Three-time victor and defending champion Mary Keitany of Kenya led the race up until the last eight kilometres, but came fifth. Keitany was a colossal 32 seconds ahead of Radcliffe's 10-mile time, with Ethiopian rival Tirunesh Dibaba for company.
For the latest breaking news and stories from across the Tri-State, follow Eyewitness News on Facebook and Twitter . No deaths have yet been attributed to the outbreak, but 31 of those infected have required hospitalization.
The Warriors' first-round playoff series against the Spurs is over, but the Warriors still need to end it. However, Kerr disputed that on Wednesday, chalking Harlan's report up to a "miscommunication".
We don't know it exactly but if the medical department is quite concerned without a scan then you can imagine it is hard . Oxlade-Chamberlain has enjoyed a breakout season in 2017-18, his first with the Reds after a lengthy spell with Arsenal .
Liverpool's Mohamed Salah has been named as the Professional Footballers' Association player of the year for the 2017-18 season. Salah also became the seventh Liverpool player to win the award in the club's history.
Given time to reflect, the 26-year-old will likely look back on the final two holes where nerves appeared to get the best of him. Afforded the luxury of two putts for the win, Landry rolled in his par save to cement a two-shot win.
Google brings new Tasks app to iPhone and iPad
The feature works the same way it does on Android, giving you a few options for canned responses based on the content of the mail. Finally, Google is expanding Smart Reply , which had previously only been available in mobile apps, to the Gmail web interface .
Milind Soman ties knot with Ankita Konwar
While Milind looked handsome in a blue kurta , Ankita looked lovely in a pink silk saree . Some of the fans are heartbroken to see their crush finally getting married!
Mets send Harvey to bullpen
Harvey could certainly figure something out that helps his game, and merit a return to the rotation sooner than later. For the time being, though, it will be interesting to see how Callaway utilizes Harvey in his new role with the club.
Record Store Day 2018 set to be a hit Saturday
Grimey's has a long history and reputation as one of the United States' finest independent record stores, and for good reason. Records are gaining in popularity as new releases - as well classic albums - are issued and re-issued on vinyl.
Russell Westbrook Vows to Stop Ricky Rubio in Game 4
Mitchell, for his part, impressed again with 22 points, though he turned it over five times to go with just two assists. Rubio was playing in just the third play-off game of his 7-year National Basketball Association career.
OnePlus 6 India launch set for May 18, reports say
Even if the company go with the ceramic shell for OnePlus 6 , it can still be charged wirelessly through the custom-made dock. OnePlus has released a new teaser image revealing that the upcoming OnePlus 6 is made by expert craftsman with new materials.
Melania Trump & First Families Say Goodbye to Barbara Bush
Bush raised a family, endured the loss of a daughter to leukemia and kept everyone and everything together", said Meacham. In the microblog Twitter is the current President of the United States published a portrait of Barbara Bush.