Meta adding default end-to-end encryption to messages on Facebook and Messenger

Meta Platforms Inc. has started fully encrypting personal messages on some of its apps by default, in a move likely to add fuel to the debate over online privacy. said it is rolling out default end-to-end encryption for chats and calls on its Messenger and Facebook apps, making “a safer, more secure and private service.” … Read more

China’s exports rise in November, snapping 6-month decline

China’s exports beat expectations in November, ending a six-month decline stemming from weaker global appetite for the country’s goods. Exports rose 0.5% from a year earlier in November, according to data released by the General Administration of Customs on Thursday. A median forecast of economists polled by The Wall Street Journal had expected November’s exports … Read more