Comtuter and Internet News Channel
Adolescents living in Europe, it is forbidden to use WhatsApp, if they have not reached the age of 16. This is stated in the updated "The terms of service" published on the official website of the messenger.
"If you live in the country of the European region, your age must be at least 16 years old, so you can use our services"- specified in the rules. In some countries this age may be more precise WhatsApp.
In other countries the minimum age for use WhatsApp is 13 years old. Earlier inhabitants of Europe were also able to connect to the messenger at this age.
How exactly the administration intends to WhatsApp to verify the age of users is unknown. New age limit is linked with the adoption in the EU the new rules of personal data protection, in accordance with which.