Is WhatsApp Gold offered by WhatsApp?

CXUlRP8W8AAF25rIn May 2016, several users of the messaging service WhatsApp reported that they had received an offer to download something called “WhatsApp Gold.” While the messages varied, they all claimed that users who downloaded the new “premium service” would get access to extra features, such as video calling and new emojis.

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