"The day after a Brazilian judge ordered the suspension of the Whatsapp cellphone chat and voice service for 48 hours, cutting off millions of users from one of the country’s most popular communication services, another judge overturned the ban.Brazil’s ban on WhatsApp is lifted less than 24 hours after it began - The Washington Post
Brazilians had joined in black humor and outrage and tech giants expressed worry over the state's heavy hand Thursday after a judge banned the service for 48 hours. It is so widely used in Brazil that people often ask for "your WhatsApp" rather than your number. The ban began at midnight Wednesday."
Friday, December 18, 2015
Brazil’s ban on WhatsApp is lifted less than 24 hours after it began - The Washington Post